How to Address a Man in Business
How to Address a Woman in Business

Man or Woman, Business Address

NOTE: In the United States, Ms. is the most frequently used honorific for women in business, especially when one does not know the preference of the individual. See also the the post Mrs. vs. Ms. How to Address a Woman in Business

—-Envelope, official:
—-—-Mr./Ms. (full name)
—-—-(Company name)
—-—-(Address)

—-Letter salutation:
—-—-Dear Mr./Ms. (surname):

—-Conversation:
—-—-Mr./Ms. (surname)

— Robert Hickey  How to Address a Woman in Business

–_-Related Forms of Address:
—-—-Boy, Girl, Child
—-—-Couples: Military
——–Couples: Private Citizens

——–Couples: U.S. Officials
——–
Couple, Same Sex
——–Family
—-—-First Names
—-—-Man or Woman, Social
——–Woman, Married
—-
—-Miss
—-—-Mrs. vs. Ms.
—-—-Mx.
——–
Retiree
—-—-Spouse of an Official
—-—-Widow

Not Finding Your Question Answered?

—-#1)  At right on desktops, at the bottom of every page on tablets and phones, is a list of all the offices, officials & topics covered on the site.

—-#2)  After checking the list and reading the posts, if you don’t see your question answered send me an e-mail. I am pretty fast at sending a reply: usually the next day or so (unless I am traveling.)  Note: I don’t have mailing or Email addresses for any of the officials and I don’t keep track of offices that exist only in history books.

—-#3)  If I think your question is of interest to others, I will post the question & answer – always changing the names and specifics.

— Robert Hickey

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