Founder

Founder (Fod.) or Founders may refer to:

  • Entrepreneur, the starter of a private or public company
  • Philanthropist, the starter of a charity
  • Founding Fathers - see list of national founders
  • Founder, a metallurgist who operates a foundry
  • Founder, a hoof ailment caused by Laminitis
  • Founder (IRC), management status for Internet Relay Chat
  • Founders (Star Trek), a subrace of the fictional Changeling race
  • To founder/foundering, a nautical term for a shipwreck (accident)
  • The Founder, the student newspaper at Royal Holloway, University of London

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... Amy Goodman, Journalist Nell Newman, Environmentalist and Founder of Newman's Own Organics Chellie Pingree, Former head of Common Cause, and US House of Representatives for Maine Greg Stone ... Miles Maiden, Founder of SteriPEN (Hydro Photon Inc.), http//www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2023689_2023821_2023806,00.html, http//bango ...
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Founder's Syndrome
... Founder's syndrome, sometimes called founderitis, is a label normally used to refer to a pattern of behavior on the part of the founder(s) of an organization that, over time, becomes maladaptive to the successful ... An organization faces founder's syndrome as the scope of activities widen and number of stakeholders increase ... involvement with organizational development and the founder(s) who seek to dominate the decisionmaking process ...

Famous quotes containing the word founder:

    Jane Addams, founder of Hull House, once asked, “How shall we respond to the dreams of youth?” It is a dazzling and elegant question, a question that demands an answer—a range of answers, really, spiraling outward in widening circles.
    William Ayers, U.S. author. To Teach: The Journey of a Teacher, ch. 7 (1993)

    But the house of the prudent countryman will be, of course, a place of honest manners; and Demeter Thesmophoros is the guardian of married life, the deity of the discretion of wives. She is therefore the founder of civilised order.
    Walter Pater (1839–1894)

    Women ... are completely alone, though they were born and bred upon this soil, as if they belonged to another class in creation.
    “Jennie June” Croly 1829–1901, U.S. founder of the woman’s club movement, journalist, author, editor. F, Demorest’s Illustrated Monthly Mirror of Fashions, pp. 363-4 (December 1870)