From Sochi 2014 with love: CIBC celebrates hometown hero, wheelchair curling Gold Medallist Mark Ideson at its Wonderland Road branch in London

March 25, 2014

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LONDON, Ontario, March 25 – CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) is proud to welcome home Mark Ideson to a community celebration on March 27 following his gold medal performance in wheelchair curling at the recent Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. 

Please join us at the CIBC London Banking Centre at 3109 Wonderland Road South in London to celebrate Mark’s return. To mark his performance in Sochi, CIBC will present Mark with a gold-plated coin and a personalized sports pennant commemorating his participation at the Sochi Games.

Mark will be available to speak about his experience at Sochi, his involvement with parasport and next steps in his athletic careers.


  • Mark Ideson, Sochi 2014 Canadian Paralympic Team Gold Medallist
  • David Goulart, CIBC, District Vice President

What: CIBC Paralympian Welcome Home Celebration

Where: CIBC Branch, 2109 Wonderland Rd. S., London, ON

When: 9:30 a.m. on March 27, 2014

CIBC is a proud banking partner of the Canadian Paralympic Team. CIBC’s four-year sponsorship of the Canadian Paralympic Committee, announced in October, broadens CIBC’s support of Canada’s up-and-coming amateur athletes and reflects the bank’s passion for sports as a way of enriching communities and inspiring the next generation of youth.

To arrange an interview please contact:

Johnny Santilly / Auravelia Colomer
Media Profile /
Direct: 416-342-1841 / 416-342-1820