Program Director

In service industries, such as education, a program manager or program director researches, plans, develops and implements one or more of the firm's professional services. For example, in education, a program director is responsible for developing and maintaining degree-granting programs and/or other educational services.

In Program Management, the Program Director is a senior manager responsible for the overall success of the program.

A program director's role in a company that sells professional services is similar to a product manager's role in a company that sells tangible goods.

Read more about Program Director:  Broadcasting, Non-profits

Famous quotes containing the word program:

    Typical of Iowa towns, whether they have 200 or 20,000 inhabitants, is the church supper, often utilized to raise money for paying off church debts. The older and more conservative members argue that the “House of the Lord” should not be made into a restaurant; nevertheless, all members contribute time and effort, and the products of their gardens and larders.
    —For the State of Iowa, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)