KudoZ home » Japanese to English » Other

社長賞

English translation: President's Award

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Japanese term or phrase:社長賞
English translation:President's Award
Entered by: KathyT
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

15:26 Sep 9, 2006
Japanese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Other
Japanese term or phrase: 社長賞
Can anyone tell me an appropriate translation for this term? Is is just CEO award?

Here is the sentence.

社長賞を3年連続受賞しました。

Thanks.
Yo Mizuno
Japan
Local time: 16:15
President's Award
Explanation:
"President's Award" gets slightly more hits than the CEO equivalent when googled together with 社長賞, but again, it may depend on the particular company this refers to (may have preferred English term...)

HTH a little...
Selected response from:

KathyT
Australia
Local time: 17:15
Grading comment
Thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
1 +4President's Award
KathyT
3 +1CEO awardV N Ganesh


  

Answers


16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
CEO award


Explanation:
UGS Chairman, CEO and President Tony Affuso Receives 2005 Tech Titan Corporate CEO Award from the Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC) ...
www.ugs.com/about_us/press/press.shtml?id=4144 - 23k

V N Ganesh
Local time: 12:45
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 32

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Roger Johnson: "president" is a direct translation, in this case I do believe it would be refered to as the "CEO`s Award" in the spoken lanuage sense. Sorry I`m late, I just woke up!
6 hrs
  -> Thank You!
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5 peer agreement (net): +4
President's Award


Explanation:
"President's Award" gets slightly more hits than the CEO equivalent when googled together with 社長賞, but again, it may depend on the particular company this refers to (may have preferred English term...)

HTH a little...

KathyT
Australia
Local time: 17:15
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 92
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Can Altinbay: Yes, I agree that it's more general. It's also the first thing that came to mind. VN's answer is fine, too, but I prefer this one.
24 mins
  -> Thanks, Can.

agree  Ala Rabie: Generalized terms avoid the risk of using less-generalized ones. Unless vividly oriented terminology happens to appear in the context, I would recommend KathyTさん's answer.
15 hrs
  -> Thanks, enshrine.

agree  Kurt Hammond: CEO does not always mean the same thing as "president" - I would use this term as well.
20 hrs
  -> Thanks, Kurt.

agree  casey
1 day1 hr
  -> Thanks, Casey. Ur up late!
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search