mariner mariner  /ˈmɛ rə nər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a man who serves as a sailor

Usage(s):

  • A former merchant mariner who bore an uncanny resemblance to the late Heavyweight Boxer Sonny Listen, Karume came to power in a black-led revolution that overthrew the islands .

News

  1. Mariner Biomedical is Providing Insect Repellent to The US Open Golf Tournament Held June 13-16, 2013 in Ardmore, PA

    Mariner Biomedical is providing 2,000 towelettes packaged in individual pouches containing Deter Insect Repellent®, a scientifically proven natural insect repellent, to participants of the 2013 US Open Golf Tournament. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/usopen/marinerbiomedical/prweb10824101.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Mariner Hires Ex-Citigroup's Van Dooijeweert for Fund

    Mariner Investment Group LLC, the $10 billion hedge-fund firm founded by William Michaelcheck, hired former Citigroup Inc. (C) trader Peter van Dooijeweert to run a global equity volatility strategy.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Mariner Investment Group Adds Equity Volatility Team To Mariner Incubation Platform

    NEW YORK, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mariner Investment Group, the alternative asset manager, today announced that it has named Peter van Dooijeweert, the former Head of Equity Relative Value Trading ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "The one thing we have made clear since spring training was that it was our goal to have Ichiro play his entire career in Seattle, retire as a Mariner and go into the Hall of Fame in our cap," Bavasi said.
    on Jul 13, 2007 By: Bill Bavasi Source: Forbes

  2. "I've been traded before. It's part of the game," Lee said. "I'ma Mariner now. I'm helping this team win. If they tell me I'm going to another team, I'll try to help that team win, too."
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Cliff Lee Source: OregonLive.com (blog)

  3. Fallon said: "I have told the gaffer (Paul Mariner) it's up to him. Plymouth is my number one. So it's really his decision. I have put it in his hands. I told him I wouldn't be upset if he didn't let me go because I know he wants me 100 per cent for...
    on Jan 10, 2010 By: Rory Fallon Source: The Herald

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