HELENA, AL--(Marketwired - May 10, 2016) - Mspark, a results-oriented direct mail and marketing services company with the proven ability to deliver measurable results and positive ROI in markets across America, today announced that its CEO, Steve Mitzel, has been appointed to the first-ever Board of Directors of the Dear Jack Foundation (DJF).

DJF founder Andrew McMahon, said, "We are honored that Steve has accepted our invitation to join Dear Jack Foundation's inaugural Board of Directors. Steve's philanthropic support of DJF over the last few years has raised significant funds and awareness for the organization. His tireless support of our mission is remarkable, and we are humbled to have him as an advocate for DJF and a dedicated member of our Board."

"I am extremely pleased to have been selected as a member of the new Board of Directors at the Dear Jack Foundation," said Steve Mitzel, chief executive officer at Mspark. "This unique organization has become very important to me over the years, as I have seen, first-hand, the positive difference it makes toward improving the quality of lives of young people faced with cancer. I look forward to expanding my partnership with the DJF through my Board appointment and am committed to doing all that I can to further its cause."

About Mspark
Mspark, a privately held, national provider of shared mail services, has partnered with clients to deliver reliable advertising solutions since 1988. The Company's business success stems from a simple premise -- to provide measurable results and a solid return on the customer's marketing investment. Mspark is uniquely positioned with access to more than 22 million U.S. households in 27 states and 550+ markets, and its 98 percent household penetration in the markets it serves is unsurpassed by other competitors. The Mspark portfolio of more than 3,000 clients includes consumer packaged goods manufacturers, retailers, restaurants and service providers across the United States. For additional information, visit www.mspark.com.

About Dear Jack Foundation
Dear Jack Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in July 2006 by musician and leukemia survivor Andrew McMahon. Supporting the most underserved group within the cancer community -- adolescents and young adults aged 15-39 -- the DJF provides advocacy and funding of initiatives that target their unique set of needs and works to create more positive health outcomes and improved quality of life from diagnosis through survivorship. For more information about DJF's work in the fight against young adult cancer, including corporate sponsorship and volunteer opportunities as well as how to donate, visit www.dearjackfoundation.org.

Contact Information:

Mspark Contact:
Susan R. Knight
Director, Corporate Communications

DJF Contact:
Andrea Schwartz
Executive Director