Warwick-based Freestyle New Media Group has appointed four new managers across project management and business development. The foursome are Stephen Lovell, Gary Cheesman, Craig Brewster and Tom Moss

The appointment of Freestyle’s new gang of four follows new account wins in the legal, games, aviation and public sector ICT industries.

“These new appointments are strategically important to Freestyle as we continue to widen our client portfolio and the range of digital communications services we offer. Freestyle is also set to roll-out a series of new e-business applications which have been developed to improve the way organisations collaborate and drive resource planning and marketing communication efficiencies using the latest digital communications technology, ” said Patrick Moore, founding partner, Freestyle New Media Group.

Stephen Lovell BSc Business Administration; DipM (marketing); ACIM

New Account Manager Stephen joins Freestyle from Mustardhouse prior to which he was at new media agencies Dancing Bee Design and Brand New Media in London. His management background covers website and e-tail design & build, e-mail marketing, SMS and content management systems. Industry sector experience includes FMCG, petrochemical and telecoms working for clients such as brewery and wine merchants Adnams plc, Heinz, Hasbro, NTL, CPL Petroleum, BNFL and Irn Bru.

Gary Cheesman

Gary joins Freestyle as IT Sales Manager. With over 10 years experience in banking, financial and global IT sales, Gary is a former European Business Development Manager for Orbital Software where he provided tacit knowledge solutions within the B2B, E2E and B2C marketplace. Also a Senior Sales Executive for Hardcat Systems - a niche software house specialising in Asset Management, Web Enabled Procurement and Workflow Software solutions and services. Clients included Schroders, Citigroup, Barclays, BACS, BNP Paribas and Cantor Fitzgerald. Immediately prior to joining Freestyle, Gary was Managing Director of Design Graphics, providers of web enabled/ client server software, web design, e-development, hosting and SEO services.

Craig Brewster BA (Hons) Interactive Multimedia Communications

Former Creative Director at Big Picture Interactive, Craig has been working in the interactive media industry since 1998. A specialist in offline digital communications Craig’s experience covers food & drink, the media, automotive, the public sector, sports and the arts including museums. Clients worked with include: Cadbury Trebor Bassett; The British Museum; Unilever and CiTV.

Tom Moss - about to complete final year Msc in Interactive Communications

Project Manager Tom joins Freestyle from pharmaceuticals e-learning company GTP International. He is a specialist in creating e-learning solutions and has spent five years producing and implementing a wide range of multimedia communication programmes to meet the technical knowledge needs of internal audiences across different disciplines such as R& D, clinical trials and production. Clients worked for include: GSK; Novartis; Amersham; AZ.

For more information or for a photograph please contact:

Delia Goldsby: T:01926 652832/ E: delia.goldsby@fsnm.co.uk
Jess Clarke: T: 01926 652832/ E: jess.clarke@fsnm.co.uk

Editor’s notes

Warwick-based Freestyle New Media Group was established in 1996 and achieved £3.8m turnover in 2003. The firm was recently ranked 22 in ‘Marketing’ magazine’s top 100 new media agencies.

Freestyle offers a complete range of digital communication solutions including extranets, large content website design and development and CMS driven websites through to dynamic offline solutions which includes CD-ROM technology.

The client portfolio includes Land Rover, Jaguar, legal firm Cobbetts, Barclays and EA Games.

(Website: www.fsnm.co.uk)


Published on: 12:00AM on 16th August 2004