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Henry Trevennen Shick Heckman was steel executive. Named Advertising Man of Year, 1969; named to Advertising Effectiveness Hall of Fame, 1967, Cleveland Graphic Arts Council Hall of Distinction, 1981; recipient G.D. Crain, Junior award, 1973, Distinguished Alumnus award, Lehigh University, 1979.

Background

Heckman, Henry Trevennen Shick was born on March 27, 1918 in Reading, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of H. Raymond and Charlotte E. Shick Heckman.

Education

AB, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1939.

Career

Advertising production manager Republic Steel Corporation, Cleveland, 1940-1942, editor Enduro Era, 1946-1951, account executive, 1953-1954, assistant director advertising, 1957-1965, director advertising, 1965-1982. Partner Applegate & Heckman, Washington, 1955-1956. Advertising manager Harris Corporation, 1956-1957.

Permanent chairman Joint Committee for Audit Comparability, 1968-1993. Chairman Media Comparability Council, 1969-1983. Chairman industrial advertisers committee Greater Cleveland Growth Association, 1973-1976.

Chairman publications committee Lehigh University, 1971-1976. President's advisory county Ashland College,1966-1976. Advertising advisory council Kent State University, 1976-1981.

Executive Committee Cleveland chapter American Red Cross, 1968-1974. Member Republican Finance Executive Committee, 1966-1987. Coordinator advisory county public services campaign Employer Support for Guard and Reserve,1973-1983, 90^.

Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946, 51-53. Korea. Named to Advertising Effectiveness Hall of Fame, 1967. Named Advertising Man of Year, 1969.

Recipient G.D. Crain, Junior award, 1973. Distinguished Alumnus award Lehigh University, 1979. Elected to Cleveland Graphic Arts Council Hall of Distinction, 1981.

Membership

Permanent chairman Joint Committee Audit Comparability, 1968—1993. Chairman Media Comparability Council, 1969—1983. Chairman industrial advertisers committee Greater Cleveland Growth Association, 1973—1976.

Chairman publications committee Lehigh University, 1971—1976. President's advisory council Ashland College, 1966—1976. Advertising advisory council Kent State University, 1976—1981.

Executive committee Cleveland chapter American Red Cross, 1968—1974. Member Republican Finance Executive Committee, 1966—1987. Coordinator advisory council public services campaign Employer Support Guard and Reserve, 1973—1983, 1990—2003.

Member of Sons of the American Revolution (president Western Reserve Society 1979, Archibald Willard award 1996), New England Society (trustee 2007), Steel Service Center Institute (advertising advisory committee 1965-1977), American Iron and Steel Institute (committee chairman 1961-1969), Association National Advertisers (chairman shows and exhibits committee 1966-1974, director 1969-1972), Business Marketing Association (president 1968-1969, Best Seller award 1966, Hall of Fame 1973), Industrial Marketers Cleveland (past president, Golden Mousetrap award 1968), Center Marketing Communications (chairman board 1965, Silver Good Citizenship medal 2009), Ohio Society Sons of the American Revolution (Hub Scott award 1995), Military Order World Wars (Commander 1980), Cleveland Grays (trustee 1980-1982), Cheshire Cheese (president 1982), Cleveland Advertising Club 1961-1962, (Hall of Fame 1980), Early Settlers, Pi Delta Epsilon.

Connections

Married Helen Clausen Wright, November 28, 1946 (deceased March 29, 2007). Children: Sharon Anita(deceased), Charlotte Marie.

father:
H. Raymond Heckman

mother:
Charlotte E. (Shick) Heckman

spouse:
Helen Clausen Wright

child:
Sharon Anita Heckman (deceased)

child:
Charlotte Marie Heckman