Lyn Ibson To Chair Craigwood Youth Services Board

London, ON – Robert Adeland, President of Marketing Strategies & Solutions, is pleased to report that the firm’s  Creative Director, Lyn Ibson, was recently elected to Chair the Board of Directors for Craigwood Youth Services.

Craigwood is a children’s mental health agency based in London, Ontario, providing residential care and counselling service for youth at risk and their families. Craigwood has operated several youth programs at its property near Ailsa Craig, Ontario, for more than 50 years, as well as a group home and a counselling centre in the City of London. Craigwood staff work closely with Ontario’s Ministry of Children & Youth Services, Youth Justice and Children’s Aid Societies to serve youth throughout southern Ontario.

“Taking an active part in the needs of our community is an important aspect of our company’s mission and values,” says Adeland. “We’re happy to endorse and support our employees personal commitment to the causes closest to them.”

Ibson has been a member of the Craigwood Board of Directors for five years, and has served as Interim Chair since January of this year. At the Board’s first meeting of the new business year, he was elected to continue as Chair for the next one-year term.

“Supporting children’s mental health is the most important change Ontario can make to improve the quality of life for thousands of our families while achieving significant reductions in the long-term costs of health care,” said Ibson. “Yet it’s also the most neglected sector of the system. The people of Craigwood are at the very top of their profession, and I’m proud to help them any way I can.”

About Marketing Strategies & Solutions

Established by Robert Adeland in 1997, Marketing Strategies & Solutions has found a successful niche in the marketing world as a specialist in integrated communication services for industrial manufacturers and other business-to-business clients. The firm is one of the selected advertising agencies in North America to be admitted as members of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM).

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Robert Adeland, President
Marketing Strategies & Solutions
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