Ming Lok

Ming Lok

New York, NY, US



I am currently a freelance interior designer and recently earned my BFA from the SUNY Fashion Institute of Technology's Interior Design program with Magna Cum Laude honors.  Also have a background in business administration and advertising and marketing consulting. 



Gal Sela Group, New York, Freelance Designer

Produce presentations and renderings of hotel designs for a developer specializing in hotels in NYC.

Aug 2011 - current

Tuller McNealus Feld, New York, NY, US, Intern

Responsible for aiding designers with daily tasks such as sample selection and materials library upkeep. Met with vendors on existing and new products suitable for current projects.

Mar 2011 - Jun 2011

H3, New York, NY, US, Junior Interior Designer Intern

Developed ideas with director of interior design on libraries specifically for teenagers. Assisted designers with presentations. Specified samples for various projects. Maintained materials library.

Aug 2009 - Feb 2010

Clodagh Design, New York, NY, US, Materials Librarian/Design Assistant

Managed Open House phone calls. Pre-screened and researched vendors before presentations were made to in house designers. Researched new materials and products suitable for projects at hand. Assisted designers with sample ordering and presentations.

Aug 2008 - Mar 2009

Town & Gardens, New York, NY, US, Administrative Assistant

Performed administrative duties: scheduling, dispatching of crews, phones. Coordinated crews' jobs and answered field questions and needs. Accurately entered work orders' information (time and material costs). Redesigned new office layout. Created layout for portfolios. Trained new employees in operating systems, accounting, and operations.

Aug 2004 - Aug 2008

Morgan Anderson Consulting, New York, NY, US, Associate

Gathered data and analyzed compensation benchmarking studies for Fortune 500 clients. Generated new business reports on prospective clients from secondary research. Coordinated and reviewed advertising agency assignments.

Jun 2001 - Apr 2002


Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, New York, NY, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

Sep 2007 - May 2011

Baruch College - The City University of New York (CUNY), New York, NY, US, Bachelors, Marketing Management

Sep 1997 - Feb 2002

Areas of Specialization