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Ore Alaka

Ore Alaka

Philadelphia, PA, US

 

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About 

Employment 

Manning Architects, New Orleans, Louisiana, Architectural Inter

Edited plans, sections and elevations in construction document sets
Created and edited furniture schedules and purchase order matrices (FF&E)
Selected appropriate finishes for ongoing project
Organized resource library

Jan 2011 - Mar 2011
 

Adeniyi Coker Consultants Limited, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria, Architectural Intern

Assisted on site inspections
Assisted in monthly site meetings with contractors
Edited section, elevations and floor plans in construction document sets
Created varying floor tile design options
Surveyed existing conditions of interior spaces
Drew up sections of varying ceiling detail design

Sep 2010 - Dec 2010
 

Vanguard Assurance Ltd, Accra, Ghana, Underwriter

Processed 20-30 insurance claims and new customer details daily
Prepared 10-20 car insurance stickers daily

Aug 2008 - Sep 2008
 

Columbia International College (C.I.C), Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Residence council and student council rep

Organized major school events
Organized fundraisers and workshops
Ensured maintenance of assigned floor and well being of students
Acted as a liaison between students and school administrators

Aug 2007 - May 2008
 

Bark Lake Leadership Center, Irondale, Ontario, Canada, Leadership Course Participant

Underwent a series of leadership training activities

Dec 2007 - Dec 2007
 

Education 

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

CIDA accredited Interior Design and Architecture Program

Sep 2008 - Jun 2012
 

Awards 

Drexel University Research Day Award of Merit, Honorable Mention

2012
 

Drexel Dean's Scholar, Scholarship

2012
 

Hibberd Townhouse Competition, 2nd Place

2010
 

Ontario Scholar, Award

2008
 

Columbia International College Outstanding Achievement in Service, Award

2007
 

Columbia International College Outstanding Achievement in Leadership, Award

2007
 

Columbia International College All-Round Student, Award

2007
 

Areas of Specialization 

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