October 5, 2011 – Hobbs & Towne, Inc. (HTI), an executive search firm specializing in the alternative energy and clean technology sector, has opened a new office in Menlo Park, CA, to further strengthen its presence in the Bay Area. "The challenges in the Cleantech space are similar to those we experienced during the tech bubble," said Dan Cremins, partner. "However, Hobbs & Towne is uniquely positioned to service investors through its extensive network across many relevant industries. We plan on building the Sand Hill Road office into the most reputable in the Valley." HTI conducts searches across North America, Europe and Asia from offices located in San Francisco, New York City, Philadelphia and Atlanta.