They call him a go-getter in the movie, and he is a go-getter, especially for that part of the country in a depressed situation.
The independent and go-getter spirit started young, with the band plastering posters throughout the Windy City.
According to “well-placed sources,” Couric did not appreciate her go-getter attitude.
If it was anybody else I'd say it was crazy, but you're such a doggoned hellion of a go-getter mebbe you can put it over.
I'm sending you there, Harrison, because your record indicates that you're a go-getter.
The next man we send out to that Shanghai office is going to be a go-getter.
Applehead, I may here explain, was an ex-sheriff, and what range men call a "go-getter."
That would put him right up in the go-getter class, which is the class I want to see Kay marry into.
A vigorous and effective person; winner:sometimes enviously referred to as a go-getter, a hot shot, a ball of fire (1921+)