BOCA RATON, FL (August 2021) – TransMedia Group announced the appointment of film industry leader Bill Hofmann (www.transmediagroup.com/billhofmann) as the public relations firm’s President of its film and TV production arm, TMGroupProductions.
Hofmann, the founder of HOF-1 Films, is a producer, director, and veteran of the United States Air Force. He brings to TransMedia Group many years of experience in the film production industry.
Before working with TransMedia Group and HOF-1 Films, Hofmann excelled in the automotive industry as an account executive with MOMO USA, before moving into corporate racing, where he worked with famous celebrities, including race car drivers and movie stars. Hofmann later was in charge of operations for Speedline America and went to IndyCar and IMSA Races with such clients as Chip Ganassi, Bobby Rahal, Mario, and Michael Andretti, among others.
Hofmann will be tapping his relationships with former clients, top producers, and investors as he develops major films, documentaries, docu-series’, drama series’, comedy series’, sitcoms and more. Hofmann will work closely with TransMedia Group President Adrienne Mazzone on creating production opportunities for the firm’s many authors, screenwriters, and interesting stories.
These include works by America’s enterprising Watchdog for Justice, Larry Klayman, along with Terence Gordon’s ‘What’s In A Name!’ documentary on Alfredo Versace, Edgar Scott’s recently released Sci-Fi thriller, ‘418: I Am A Teapot’, and a comedy series based on the best-selling book “King of the Condo,” written by the Founder and CEO of TransMedia Group, Tom Madden, which Madden, the “Spin Man,” calls a hilarious whodunit with an ocean view. There are also other projects in the works not listed in this release.
“I’m humbled to be a part of all the amazing projects that are ever coming through TransMedia’s door as the PR firm continues to spread its creative wings,” Hofmann said. “TransMedia Group has the most diverse and interesting clients with stories perfect for converting to film and I’m proud to assist in providing these opportunities.”
“I’ve had such a pleasure working with Bill and now I’m proud to have him as an integral part of our TransMedia family,” Mazzone said. “We always provide the best publicity for our clients, but now to have a film and TV production capability makes us even stronger,” Mazzone added.