The Boston Skyline

Stephen Hoffman has joined Skyline Ventures as a managing director. He will help Palo Alto, Calif.-based firm open a Boston office, and previously was a partner with TVM Capital. In other Skyline personnel news, the firm has promoted partners Stephen Sullivan and David Lowe to the position of managing director. Skyline focuses on venture capital opportunities in the life sciences market, including medical devices. www.skylineventures.com