executive level position responsible for integrating all project s with the corporate strategic plan s. He or she has overall responsibility for a multifunctional division or an entire company. [D04602] 38
In Major League Baseball, the General Manager or GM of a team typically controls player transactions and bears the primary responsibility on behalf of the ballclub during contract discussions with players.
The term general manager is a descriptive term for certain executives in a business operation. It is also a formal title held by some business executives, although the duties of the general manager role vary by industry.