elephant hunt


elephant hunt
 Trying to find a major corporation to move into one’s community, stimulating economic development. When South Carolina “snared” BMW Corp. and Alabama “bagged” Mercedes Benz to their state, they had carried out successful elephant hunts.

American business jargon. 2014.

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