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

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Technical Services Coordinator

  • Katie Sweeney

    Katie Sweeney

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

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