Michael Cox possesses a breadth of expertise in furniture design, customized color palettes and interior architecture. His talented team is comprised of the finest suppliers and craftsmen on four continents. Michael worked in various Home divisions of Polo/Ralph Lauren for 10 years. Production management refined his technical knowledge of manufacturing of furniture, fabric, wallpaper, lighting, and paint. As Design Director of furniture, he broadened his historical understanding and expertise in countries as diverse as Indonesia, England, Bali, France, Chile and the Philippines. In 2002, Michael and Mary Foley founded foley&cox and in 2007 launched foley&cox home. This venture extended the firm’s presence in the retail marketplace and showcases custom furniture designs, collected vintage items and antiques, as well as specialized products from skilled artisans.
Zunilda Madera has been with foley&cox for over a decade. She has developed through the positions of Assistant Project Manager, Project Manager, and Senior Project Manager until she was promoted to the role of Design Director in the fall of 2016. Zuni is a graduate of The Fashion Institute of Technology with a BFA in interior design. Her role draws on her extensive knowledge of the industry. She leads client communications, project design and development, and project administration (including timelines and budgets) from concept to completion. Zuni plays an instrumental part in developing the design team.
As the business manager, Missy Fink works very closely with the principal and design director providing support in all aspects of management and development of the firm. Having held positions in sales, product development, licensing, branding, marketing and pr for many of the leading brands in the home industry over the last 25 years, Missy brings a well-rounded understanding of the business to foley&cox. In this position she oversees the financial operations of the company, including the production of financial reports, maintenance of accounting records and controlling budgets. She works closely with clients, vendors and professional consultants on all aspects of business development.