CALGARY, AB – The Calgary Flames will introduce Kristin Hallett to Flames fans with the start of the 2012-13 NHL season as Calgary plays host to the San Jose Sharks in their home opener at the Scotiabank Saddledome this afternoon (4:00pm MST).
Hallett joins the organization as Host of Flames TV, becoming the face of the Flames on all their media platforms as well as in arena for all home games. Kristen will also host many Flames community events.
Kristin will be familiar to Flames fans as she was remote host and segment producer for Breakfast Television in Calgary before accepting a position as web reporter for Winnipeg's number one morning show, CTV Morning Live.
The Calgary native brings a wealth of experience including having worked on a behind the scenes documentary for the Toronto International Film Festival for the 2010 Canadian Country Music Awards and the documentary series X-Weighted.
Hallett also delivers on-ice experience to her new position as she attended Minnesota State University in Mankato on a full hockey scholarship.
The Flames home opener is today, January 20th versus the San Jose Sharks (4:00pm MST) with game two on Monday, January 21st with the Anaheim Ducks (7:00pm MST).