Technical Services Committee


Develop technical educational content and technical services that enhance the professional growth and competence of diemakers, diecutters, suppliers & other individuals who work in the converting industry.


  • Identify topics, solicit authors and produce/submit a steady stream of technical articles* for The Cutting Edge magazine
  • Assist in creating technical programming for the Annual (AM) and Midyear (MY) meetings
  • Review existing technical products/services for relevance, effectiveness and comprehensiveness; suggest improvements/additions
  • Create new technical products/services (e.g., Diemaking/Diecutting 101) to meet needs of our diverse target audiences
  • Oversee and improve online and printed Resource Directory


*For more information on how you can create technical articles, click here.

Want to learn more? Attend an upcoming committee meeting! View our calender for details.

Technical Services Chair

Rick Ruckh

Rick Ruckh

Equipment Sales Representative, Serviform America

Contact for more info.

Technical Services Coordinator

Katie Sweeney

Katie Sweeney

Meetings & Technical Services Coordinator, International Association of Diecutting and Diemaking

View Profile


Contact for more info