WASHINGTON: The Hoffman Agency, a hi-tech PR firm based in Silicon
Valley, has opened a Washington, DC office to tap opportunities in
telecom, soft-ware and biotech. This is the third US site for Hoffman,
which also has offices in San Jose, CA, Denver, London, Singapore,
Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seoul. The new office, which will be led
by Hoffman veteran Sheila Consaul, will also serve as headquarters for
the firm's online comms practice led by Shane Larrabee.