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Ming Thompson

 

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Company/Organization

Atelier Cho Thompson

 

City/Town where Organization Located

New Haven CT

 

Company/organization description (<500 characters)

Entry 2020 Atelier Cho Thompson is a next-generation New Haven architecture firm blazing a new path in design. Working between architecture, interiors, graphics and strategy, ACT has garnered national and state press and awards for their work, including AIA Connecticut awards for design. Deeply dedicated to building equity in the profession, ACT works to develop programs and initiatives to bring more women and people of color to design; less than 5% of architecture firms are owned by women of color, and ACT is helping to lead a national conversation to encourage diversity in a traditional field. Starting in 2018, ACT became one of the less than 2% of women-owned businesses to break the $1million revenue mark.

 

Tell us about the milestones your venture accomplished in 2019, eg., key team members added, revenue level achieved, major sales made or endorsements received, successful exit, etc... (<500 characters)

In 2019, we doubled our team size, won two national awards for our design work, and launched a storefront retail presence and office in downtown New Haven.

 

Stage: Does your venture generate revenue? YES or NO

YES

 

What CT entrepreneur ecosystem resources (spaces, programs, events, schools, etc.) have helped you succeed? (<500 characters)

The District! CT Next Technology Talent Bridge Internship Program

 

What people are saying about Atelier Cho Thompson ...

 Atelier Cho Thompson is one of the best design firms that we've worked with in New Haven. Atelier Cho Thompson, a next-generation New Haven architecture firm blazing a new path in design. Working between architecture, interiors, graphics and strategy, ACT has garnered national and state press and awards for their work, including AIA Connecticut awards for design. Deeply dedicated to building equity in the profession, ACT works to develop programs and initiatives to bring more women and people of color to design; less than 5% of architecture firms are owned by women of color, and ACT is helping to lead a national conversation to encourage diversity in a traditional field. Starting in 2018, ACT became one of the less than 2% of women-owned businesses to break the $1million revenue mark. Ming has led an incredible team of designers in New Haven to quickly grow their East Coast practice and transform spaces in Connecticut into exceptional spaces to work, eat, and live. This firm is very deserving of this award as they are working tirelessly to bring timeless design to the area - and doing an exceptional job of it. Their work speaks for itself, but their team is also incredibly talented and they've built a really amazing business through their design work.  

Ben Young

 

 


 


 

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