Prudence Mak

Sweet ambition

Name: Prudence Mak Zodiac: Gemini Chinese Zodiac: Dragon Profession: Designer and co-owner of Chocolate Rain Ltd

Friday, 17 June, 2011, 12:00am

It's a book!

Who says books have to be made of paper? Not Jacmila Ng. Her innovative illustrated book is printed on canvas.

When Tissueman was launched at the Standard Chartered Book Festival, it became an instant hit. Rather than turning pages, you unroll it like toilet paper.

Having her work published is a dream come true for Ng.

26 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Chocolate Rain a triumph for quality

Whether it be a start-up, or a business that is gaining momentum, it can be all too easy for many small and medium-sized companies to deviate from sound management by expanding too ambitiously and too quickly, or opting for cheaper and quicker alternatives.

22 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Celebrities get dolled up for charity

Local designer Prudence Mak of Chocolate Rain Jewellery and Design is keen to bring back the lost art of doll-making.

23 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

The sweet smell of success for Chocolate Rain creator

After graduating from a Canadian university Prudence Mak was offered a job as a graphic designer with a good salary by a hotel chain in Hong Kong. But she turned it down, much to her parents' disapproval, to start her own company on a shoestring and design jewellery and fashion accessories.

23 Apr 2006 - 12:00am