QUICK, John. American. Genres: Reference, Language/Linguistics. Career: Arthur D. Little, Cambridge, MA, worked for ten years in planning, sales support, and executive development; Olin Corp., worked as director of advertising and sales promotion; Interpublic Group, New York, worked as vice-president and creative director; Quick Co. (planning and marketing consulting firm), Denver, CO, president. Harvard University, instructor at Institute for Educational Management. Publications: The Artists and Illustrators Encyclopedia, 1967, 2nd edition, 1974; I Hate to Make Speeches: Help for People Who Must, 1973; (with T.E. LaBau) Handbook of Film Production, 1973; (with H. Wolff) Small Studio Video Tape Production, 1973, 2nd edition, 1978; Dictionary of Weapons and Military Terms, 1974; (ed.) The Corporate Director: New Responsibilities, 1976; Guide to Water Cleanup Methods and Materials, 1976; (ed. and contrib.) Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 1976; A Short Book on the Subject of Speaking, 1979; Dog and Pony Shows: How to Make Winning Presentations When the Stakes Are High, 1992; Fool's Hill: A Kid's Life in an Oregon Coastal Town, 1995. Address: Quick Co., 1625 Larimer St. Suite 3004, Denver, CO 80202, U.S.A.