Lynn K. Hobson was born and raised in Washington, DC where she attended Howard University and UDC. She started her career as a Publicist in 1995 while interning at The Terrie Williams Agency in New York City. As an intern, Lynn moved on to become Ms. Williams’ assistant and a Junior Publicist.
In 1998, Ms. Hobson was hired as the Director of Publicity for Undeas/Untertainment Records via Epic/Sony Records where she launched the careers of artists such as Cam’Ron, Charli Baltimore, and Junior Mafia.
In 2000, Lynn opened the doors to her own boutique PR firm, HobbieCom. There she worked with the likes of Sister Souljah; Mike Tyson, Grammy Award winning music producers Bryan-Michael Cox and Rockwilder, Gucci Mane, Rasheedah, Khia, DipSet, and more.
From 2006-2009, Ms. Hobson produced episodes of “My Super Sweet 16” which aired on MTV while still operating an an independent publicist.
In 2014, Ms. Hobson received her B.A. of Arts & Science at The City College of New York. Though she does not need her degree, Lynn felt the need to finish what she once started in order to be a great example to youth.
In 2015, Ms. Hobson wrote and self published her first book, “Diary of A Hip-Hop Publicist”. This book commemorates her twenty (20) years as a Publicist within the entertainment industry. This book is currently available for purchase on Amazon and Kindle.
In 2016, Ms. Hobson was appointed as the Adjunct Professor of Public Relations at Delaware State University in Dover, Delaware. “I love teaching all of what I’ve learned as a Publicist.,” states Lynn.
In 2020, Ms. Hobson is releasing her first documentary, “Black & Bruised”. This short documentary features social media famous females. This visual tells the story of five prominent females, including Ms. Hobson, who have survived a domestic violence incident and/or relationship. The film features testimony from several reality star notables such as Chrissy Monroe and Chinese Kitty.
To date, Ms. Hobson still represents up & coming Hip-Hop artists, models, and reality show stars.
Ms. Hobson has also become a motivational speaker. She has spoken at Georgetown University, Howard University, Pace University in New York City, St. John’s University, and more.
In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and playing with her dog, Mr. Love Muffin. Ms. Hobson works in NYC and resides in Northern New Jersey.