Ericka Chickowski

Ericka Chickowski is an experienced business and technology journalist who specializes in coverage of IT security, regulatory compliance, business alignment, project management and IT employment.

In addition to her work for Dark Reading and InformationWeek, Chickowski’s perspectives on technology have appeared in a number of trade and consumer magazines, including CIO Insight, Baseline, Entrepreneur and Consumers Digest. She has covered the IT security industry extensively over the last six years, gaining particular insight and expertise while working as the West Coast bureau chief for SC Magazine. Chickowski graduated with a B.A. in English from the University of Washington and currently resides in San Diego. Readers may contact her at