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front′ of′fice(n.)

  1. the executive or administrative officers of a company, organization, etc.

    Category: Business

Origin of front office:

1895–1900, Amer.

front′-of`fice(adj.)

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  1. Front office

    Front office is a business term that refers to a company's departments that come in contact with clients, including the marketing, sales, and service departments. In the hotel industry, the front office welcomes guests to the accommodation section: meeting and greeting them, taking and organizing reservations, allocating check in and out of rooms, organizing porter service, issuing keys and other security arrangements, passing on messages to customers and settling the accounts. In American professional sports, the term refers to upper management of a club, especially player personnel decision-makers.

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