Chief Executive Officer. The executive who is responsible for a company's operations, usually the President or the Chairman of the Board.

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He was the CEO of the business, which meant that he was in charge of a whole bunch of different things.

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You should strive to work as hard as you can so that you can move up the ladder and maybe one day be the CEO.

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The man at the top of the pay pyramid in the company is usually the CEO, making many hundreds of times more than that of the lowest employees.

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