The marketing team for Freeview has been announced as well as the shortlist for the final agency pitch.

Freeview CEO, Robin Parkes, who was appointed in November 2008 recently named her marketing team. Until now, the marketing has been managed by a committee of members from the shareholder networks.

Chelsea Wymer has been appointed to the position of marketing director. Chelsea joins Freeview from Enfatico, WPPs global agency, where she was client service director on the Dell account. Prior to that, Chelsea spent five years with the Singleton Ogilvy & Mather Group. Chelsea was appointed by a panel of members from the Freeview board.

Liz Howarth joins the team as marketing manager in early January, having just returned from New York where she spent two years at Ogilvy servicing the Unilever business. Prior to that, Liz worked at Singleton Ogilvy & Mather.

The team is now managing the agency pitch which will be decided in late March.

The final agency pitch list was agreed by a committee of marketing representatives from each of the shareholder networks and is:

  • M&C Saatchi
  • McCann Worldgroup
  • BANJO
  • Razor Group & US
  • 303