Exec to head promotion and marketing arm

Broadcast design firm 3 Ring Circus has tapped former Paramount Pictures marketing vet Tom Connor to head its new promotion and marketing arm.

Connor, as head of marketing and brand strategy, will oversee the development of strategic marketing and promotion plans, building alliances with third-party advertisers to support sales and marketing efforts for clients and their affiliates.

Most recently, he was senior veep of marketing and creative services for Par’s domestic television division. He was also national brand manager for “Star Trek: The Next Generation.”

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