I have to admit I was a little unsure about having a daughter enter into the "modeling world". I quickly realized at Hoffman those fears were unfounded. While at Hoffman, my daughter has gained the skills she needed to be successful as a model while, at the same time, shaping her character, teaching her what it means to be a professional in all she does, and has impressed upon her a need for integrity in everything. I have seen her stretched and incredibly challenged and yet her confidence has soared. I call that an amazing success story.
I am convinced no matter what my daughter does in life, the personal, inter-personal and communication skills she has learned will be invaluable. I wish I could have all seven of my children go through the class for this reason alone!
My daughter has taken the Full Course at Hoffman, several continued education classes they offer, and attended AMTC. It only takes one experience with Hoffman to realize their high standards and how much they care about the personal growth of each student. If you are fortunate enough to grace the Hoffman runway, the skills for future model jobs will only be a fraction of the sophistication, confidence and self awareness you will gain. This new insight will enhance every aspect of your life. Becoming a professional model isn’t necessarily the goal, but becoming the best possible version of yourself that will take you further in life both personally and professionally will be the result.
Hoffman International is the embodiment of professionalism and class. Their courses cover the entire spectrum of the industry with an exceptional attention to detail. Through their first-class tutelage and continual support, Hoffman facilitates the development of invaluable skills and genuine confidence necessary to reach one's full potential.
"As a photographer, it makes my work very easy when agents are on point when it comes to communication. Cara Price is great when answering my questions and concerns or assisting with any issues. Hoffman International has one of the most professional sets of models in the Kansas City area. They arrive very composed and prepared, and always bring their portfolios or comp cards. I always look forward to meeting and working with their talent.”
Walking into an audition with Hoffman confidence is worth so much to us! Kali walks in standing proud and tall because she knows what to expect! I was amazed at the kids who had no idea what company they represented and moms answering cell phones and taking videos of their child. Kali may never land a commercial but she feels so good after each audition because she went in prepared and carried herself like a little professional model.
My class experience at Hoffman was excellent. Not only did I get to meet many new girls who I can now call friends, but the instructors really helped me gain self-confidence.
Hoffman International is truly a great place to improve yourself, whether you are involved in modeling or acting. The instructors strive to make every class benefit you in everyday life.
"Living in my safe zone for 52 years was very comfortable, but also very crippling. Because of this journey I have been on through Hoffman, the invaluable lessons learned in the classes, and my ongoing association with this incredible agency, I feel like I have a pulse again. I can honestly say it has been a life-changing experience.”
My daughter was very shy before enrolling at Hoffman. The Preparatory Course has built her confidence and improved her public speaking ability. It was a great experience and she is looking forward to the Professional Course!
“Hoffman International and staff are absolutely wonderful. They are working with my son, Samuele, teaching him the essential skills required to make it in this industry. I see him growing each week with the confidence required to compete in this industry. Thank you, Hoffman International.”
Hoffman International is a great place to learn and grow both personally and as a model. I have taken the Full Men’s Course which provided invaluable information and was well instructed by experienced talent.
"We have been affiliated with Hoffman since 2001. Both of my young sons, at one stage or another, have booked jobs with clients including Hallmark, KC Parent, Sonic, Applebee's, Tide, Hostess, Sprint & KS Dental Public Health. We have always felt very comfortable and at ease at Hoffman and, while everyone there is terrific, I've become particularly fond of Cara Price. Cara has always made each of our experiences amazingly stress-free. THANK YOU, Hoffman, for giving my boys such great opportunities.”
My 5-year-old daughter loved her experience in Hoffman Kid’s Klub program! She gained confidence walking the runway and learned how to respect herself as a young lady, both inside and out. It was wonderful to watch her grow over the course of the summer in her acting and modeling skills. Thank you!
“Hoffman International is known for finding some of the most beautiful models within the Kansas/Missouri region. Due to the leadership and developed eye of Kim Hoffman and her wonderful staff, Hoffman Agency continues to remain one of the top regional agencies within the United States. We are proud to work with Hoffman Agency and to call Kim a friend.”
I have seen my daughter grow with confidence and push herself beyond what she thought she was capable of. Thanks to the Hoffman International staff for all of their support. I am truly a proud parent.
"After completing the Full Course at Hoffman, I gained the knowledge and confidence to achieve success in all types of modeling in the Kansas City market. I have been fortunate to appear on magazine covers, book runway shows, and be featured in print ads, catalogs and commercials for companies including Wal-Mart, Sprint, LG Google, Pac Sun, Tiffany & Co. and CVS Pharmacy. Thank you, Hoffman!”
"My daughter Sydney has been with Hoffman Agency for six years and, since her start at age 4, knew she wanted to model. The classes and teachers are outstanding and, with the assistance of the friendly, helpful and encouraging staff at Hoffman, her dream has become a reality. Since Sydney's journey began with Hoffman, I have seen lots of wonderful changes in her and at Hoffman Agency. I am excited about what the future holds for Sydney and look forward to the upcoming years with Hoffman.”
Hoffman International Model & Talent Agency is absolutely the premiere Agency in the Midwest. Our two children have amazing opportunities and bookings, caring & professional staff & excellent classes. We LOVE Hoffman & all the wonderful people that make things tick there.
The Professional Course at Hoffman International gave me knowledge I did not expect that will stay with me in my professional and personal life.
I recently completed the Full Course at Hoffman International. I loved the atmosphere, and the staff was always so welcoming and helpful. I truly looked forward to my classes at Hoffman every week so that I could learn while having fun. I enjoyed my experience so much.
When Cara Price scouted me at a local fashion show in the summer of 2014, never in my wildest dreams did I imagine to be signing with the agency that would guide me to achieve the VIP Choice Award for the Overall Female Adult Lifestyle Model at AMTC Shine Summer 2015. As an aspiring model under 5’8,” most would think I was ‘too short’ to be a model. Since I signed with Hoffman International I decided I wouldn’t let my height limit my career. For the last six months, I have been training to be a better model and actress. This summer I put my skills I have developed at Hoffman International to the test, and I was able to meet with the world’s top modeling and acting agencies. Along the way, I have made such a warm and loving family in Hoffman International and met some of the most talented people I have ever seen at AMTC. The large investments in time, money, and energy were well worth the experience I have had this week. I can’t thank my parents enough for all they have put into me, and Kim Hoffman enough for coaching me to the top.
"I have worked with Kim Hoffman for nearly 20 years and have found her to have impeccable taste in talent, whether it is a model or an actor. She is also very loyal and wonderful to work with.”
"I have had a very long relationship with Hoffman International. Everyone from the staff at Hoffman to the talent they represent, are very professional. When I am booking talent, I always know that things will be taken care of and that every detail is tended to with great attention and utmost customer service. I can trust that their models and actors will arrive on time and fully prepared for the shoot ahead. Hoffman knows what they are doing, and I love knowing that I can always count on them to deliver.”
With guidance from the amazing Hoffman staff and knowledge I gained from their courses, I see my modeling and acting career flourishing already. They have prepared me like no other agency could have. I now have a confidence in myself and my career that I would have otherwise dreamed impossible.
As a professional model on the local, national and international level, I can truly say that I trust Kim Hoffman with my career. Kim is well known across the industry for her eye for scouting talent and bringing them to the next level. The Hoffman staff members are not only amazing business people, they are like family to me. I recommend Hoffman International to any individual looking to get into the modeling and talent industry. Your career dreams might come true with Kim Hoffman by your side.
“My daughter did not participate in a lot of activities and was incredibly shy and self-conscious when she walked through the doors at Hoffman a few years ago. The results were amazing. She has had numerous modeling achievements, but those pale in comparison to the agency’s role in teaching, leading, and exemplifying to my daughter what confident, strong women can achieve if they are committed and work hard.”
Hoffman International gave me the skills to succeed through training and strong encouragement. I used to believe I could never be a professional model or actress until Hoffman gave me a chance to shine. I cannot thank Hoffman enough for the experiences I've had.
“Hoffman International Model & Talent Agency is absolutely the premiere Agency in the Midwest. Our 2 children have amazing opportunities and bookings, caring & professional staff & excellent classes. We LOVE Hoffman & all the wonderful people that make things tick there.”
"Hoffman International has been my family for over 20 years. Without Kim Hoffman’s support and belief in me, I would not be the make-up artist & stylist that I am today. She helped me attain my very first Hallmark job 15 years ago, and I’m still working for them today! Because of Kim, MANY doors have opened for me through the years, including working on the Dr. Oz Show. Kansas City is VERY lucky to have such a well-respected modeling and talent agency that not only books talent regionally, but also signs talent nationally and internationally."
My 16-year-old daughter was immediately embraced by the professional staff at Hoffman International the moment she walked through their doors. Having already had previous modeling education & runway experience, her experience at Hoffman surpassed any expectations. With individual attention and coaching by Hoffman professionals, I saw my daughter develop a more poised, confident and radiant runway presence.