A doge is an elected chief of state lordship, the ruler of the Republic in many of the Italian city states during the medieval and renaissance periods, in the Italian "crowned republics".
The word is from a Venetian word that descends from the Latin dux (as do the English duke and the standard Italian duce and duca), meaning "leader", especially in a military context. The wife of a doge is styled a dogaressa. 
As a social & interactive marketing agency dedicated to the field of medical aesthetics, we are often asked to speak at numerous medical aesthetic conferences across the country. Our latest appearance was by TSS Co-Founder, Jake Laban at the Aesthetic Extender Symposium in Boca Raton, FL as he explained how social & interactive marketing SHOULD […]