About Us

BART SMITH, FOUNDER

Bart is a self-motivated entrepreneur who truly believes that people can do anything they set their minds to, which is why Hoffman Publishing has partnered with him to complement the services they can offer their clients. A self-taught master of websites and graphic designs, audio and video recording, and business coaching, he has independently designed an online training website for his clients, called MyTrainingCenter.com, where he conducts training events on a variety of topics related to book publishing, audio recording, and web design. Bart is the author of more than 15 books on motivation, self-help, marketing, relationships, coaching, networking, and his first cookbook, WHO’S HUNGRY? He also enjoys baking the world’s best chocolate chip cookies, which are sold worldwide at his website, BartsCookies.com.


MARIE HOFFMAN, EDITOR

Marie has a wealth of experience working with writers of fiction, history, poetry, self-help, and technology. Career highlights include 1) working with new authors editing/publishing, 2) writer and website publisher of executive communications for Fortune 500 company, 3) ghostwriting for business experts and life coaches, 4) editor of multiple corporate newsletters, and 5) designing and implementing electronic documentation systems worldwide. Marie earned a Masters degree in Education and a B.A. in both Business and Economics. She is also an avid reader of every genre, keen on rare words, enjoys flea market flipping, and never lies about her golf game.