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Adopting The Metrics System

Breaking The Singles, Ladies




Circle Adds Three Execs

Three execs have been tapped to lead CircleOpry Entertainment Group and Gray Television's media network dedicated to the country music lifestyle experience (CAT 12/11). Geoff DeFrance joins as SVP/Digital, Evan Haiman as SVP/Content and Teresa George as VP/Strategic Partnerships. All three are based in Nashville and report to GM Drew Reifenberger. DeFrance's past stops include Yahoo!, Motor Trend Group and Kelley Blue Book; Haiman spent time at MLB, HBO and Warner Bros. before his most recent role as AXSTV VP/Development, Programming & Production; and George has served in exec. roles at the CMA and ACM and worked with brands including Dr Pepper, 7-UP, Chrysler, and WalMart. Circle launches Jan. 1; more here. Reach DeFrance here, Haiman here and George here.