Linda Flynn and Dan Rowles have recently joined the Hoffman Communications team with Flynn as creative producer and Rowles as director of production services, and Jill Kieser has been named director of project management.
Rowles brings to Hoffman twenty years of production experience in the audio and video broadcast industry. He served as a senior manager of corporate communications at General Mills, Inc., hosted a nationally broadcast radio show called First House, and was a contributing writer, producer, and director of Prairie Home Companion, where four of his projects earned Grammy Award nominations.
Flynn has over fifteen years of experience within the video production and television broadcast industry. Her broadcast credits include programming for Public Television, The Learning Channel, and Home and Garden Television. In addition, she has done corporate work with The National Geographic Society, The Carlson Companies, Northwest Airlines, and the Minnesota Twins.
Her board and volunteer commitments include the Hopkins Center for the Arts and Families Moving Forward, a program that provides housing and support services to homeless families in the Twin Cities. Flynn holds a MA in American History from Rutgers University.
Jill Kieser has been named director of project management for Hoffman Communications, Inc. Kieser had been one of Hoffman's senior project managers.
For close to three years now Kieser has been an instrumental part of the success of the Hoffman project management team. She holds a M.Ed. degree in sports management and marketing from the University of Minnesota and a BA in communication from the College of St. Benedict.