Ying Lo

New York City, NY USA

Professional Experience

Freelance writer who's covered everything from entertainment, lifestyle, news, arts, and travel. My work has been published in local, national, and international magazines. I have experience in proofreading and copy-editing and skills in desktop publishing, CMS, basic HTML and SEO, and more.


Copy Editor
1 Year
Entry Level
3 Years


3 Years
3 Years
2 Years


Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
3 Years
Magazine - Local/Regional magazines
1 Year
1 Year

Total Media Industry Experience

4 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Art Map Ltd. (10+), HK Magazine (10+), Time Out (10+), Boom Magazine (1-2)

Other Work History

Proofreader and copywriter for packaging production and design firm.

Technical Skills

Production and design (InDesign, Incopy, Illustrator, Photoshop) Video editing (Premiere, Final Cut)

Foreign Language Skills

Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin) Spanish French

Computer Skills

Microsoft Office, Wordpress, CMS, Basic HTML and SEO, Google Analytics, Social Media (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook)


Audio recorder, DSL photo and video skills, MacBook Pro equipped with Adobe Creative Suite 6, Final Cut, and other audio/video editing software.

Work Permits & Visas

HK and US dual citizenship


Matt Fleming- Publisher at Time Out HK



Interview with Tom Rhodes, Comedy Central comedian and host of the Tom Rhodes Radio podcast who's featured Jeff Foxworthy and notorious MegaUpload founder Kim Dotcom.
For those unfamiliar with Asian hit show K-Pop Star Hunt, think American Idol on speed. My interview with some of the contestants.
A roundup of the best bars in the buzzing nightlife of Guangzhou, China.
Review of HBO's new series Serangoon Road.
Chinese punk rock band Carsick Cars has toured with Sonic Youth, played at SXSW, and sold out live shows from Hong Kong to Manhattan. We talk about the emerging punk rock scene in Beijing and throughout China.