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blue ribbon committee

A panel of respected experts selected to serve a particular advisory or decision-making role. “Blue ribbon” is a popular adjective for highly-qualified, derived from the blue ribbons that may be awarded to the first-place winners in in a competition
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For employees allowed to have paid outside contacts, the blue-ribbon panel recommended that total earnings not exceed 50% of annual salary; no single source should account for more than 25% of salary.
She has chaired the EXCEL award committee and served as Gold Quill division coordinator and on the blue-ribbon panel.
Police Chief William Bratton created the blue-ribbon panel last summer.
The legislation is drawn from a blue-ribbon panel Davis appointed, shortly after a white supremacist was accused of wounding five people at a North Valley Jewish Community Center and the fatal shooting of a postal carrier in August 1999.
Winners will be chosen by a blue-ribbon panel of industry analysts on the evening of April 12, 2005, as part of New York HR Week and the 3rd annual HRO World conference and exhibition.
The commission also announced that it had compiled a list of proposed members for a blue-ribbon panel to recruit a new inspector general.
It is presented by the National Association of Home Builders and BUILDER Magazine, the leading publication in the housing industry, based on a comprehensive evaluation by a blue-ribbon panel of builders, home building consultants and past winners.
In November, the AFI compiled a list of 400 American movies arranged chronologically from the recently recovered 1912 silent ``Richard III'' to 1996's ``Jerry Maguire'' and sent the ballots to a blue-ribbon panel of filmmakers, critics, historians, movie executives, artists and others in the industry.
The California State Fair hosts one of the nation's oldest and most admired commercial wine competitions each year, and attracts a blue-ribbon panel of judges to evaluate wines judged by both varietal type and appellation.
During the Proposition BB campaign, the LAUSD advertised that every school site had a ``contract'' stating what repairs it would receive and the district also established a blue-ribbon panel to oversee the spending of the bond money.
A blue-ribbon panel of journalists and public relations professionals judged entries based on creativity and originality, strategic brilliance, fast thinking and quick turnaround and results.
MLB officials warmly applauded the deft timing of the umpires' declaration of war, which came on the eve of a series of summit meetings of a blue-ribbon panel that will study player-umpire issues.