Becky Shick is Operations/Production Director at Howell, Liberatore & Wickham, Inc., a full service marketing and business communications agency in Elmira, NY. As director of production, Shick estimates, schedules and monitors all projects in the firm; manages all vendor relationships; and is responsible for quality control. She also uses her organizational skills and IT expertise to enhance the firm’s overall operations. She provides print production, workflow and application training for creative and account service personnel with the goal to promote clear and complete communication regarding projects.
In addition to her full-time responsibilities at HL&W, as an adjunct professor at Rochester Institute of Technology, Shick has facilitated classes in operations management and the economics of production management at RIT’s School of Print Media in its College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. She is also the Rochester, NY Chapter Representative of the Adobe InDesign User Group, providing technical insight and application education to chapter members.
Prior to HL&W, Shick was senior pre-press manager for L. P. Thebault Company in New Jersey, a $100 million commercial printing company serving national clients. She also provides consulting services through her two companies, RS Consulting Services and Bright Light Digital.
She holds a Masters of Business Administration Degree in Technology Management from the University of Phoenix, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Printing Management from Rochester Institute of Technology, and an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Communication Media from the State University of New York at Alfred.