In June 2013 Lynn received the CAS designation. The PPAI Awards and Recognition Program celebrates creative excellence throughout the promotional products industry. With awards recognizing everything from Distinguished Service and Hall of Fame careers to great websites, outstanding customer service and everything in between, PPAI Awards winners embody excellence. The Certified Advertising Specialist (CAS) designation is awarded to professionals in the promotional products industry who have met rigorous educational requirements and demonstrate exemplary commitment to their profession. Professionals who have earned their CAS provide the highest standard of conduct and integrity.