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ACM Announces Promotions, New Hires

The Academy of Country Music (ACM) has promoted Tom Torii to EVP/Finance & Operations. He joined the ACM in 2017 following stops including AEG, 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros./Turner Feature Animation. Concurrently, Jen Heaton has been elevated to Dir./Strategic Partnerships, Lanni Gagnon was upped to Mgr./Events and Carrie Tekautz has been promoted to Mgr./Awards & Membership. Additionally, Taylor Wolf joins as Coord./ACM Lifting Lives & Strategic Partnerships and Danielle Bardier has been hired as Asst./Events. All positions are based out of ACM headquarters in Encino, CA. Reach Torii here, Heaton here, Gagnon here, Tekautz here, Wolf here and Bardier here.