Exalted: The Sun Rises From The Ash
Hood and Son
Hood and Son's Consulate Expertise Provisioners and General Givernance and Commerce Advisors, more commonly known as Hood and Son, is an extensive organision whose history's been woven into that of the bay.
Their advisors, called Consuls, are found in nearly every city or town of importance, on almost every level of governance. They provide expertise and assistance from bottom to top, all the way from a single consul advising several village chiefs, to a battalion of senior Consuls serving the members of House Ashwreath. They've even managed to work out deals with the invaders from the Realm. To be noteworthy enough to attract the attention of Hood and Son is seen as a mark of status and importance, and the Consuls themselves often enjoy lavish payments in both currency and services rendered.
Hood and Son Consuls provide the necessary advice and expertise to ensure any bureacracy functions smoothly. Using their time-honoured traditional methods, they enhance the inherent essence of any organization paying their fees, maximizing internal and external synergy and return on time investments.