Fingerpaint Adds to Creative Team

March 7,2018

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency with offices in Arizona, Pennsylvania, New York, and Ohio, has added Craig Mattes to its creative team. Mattes will be based in the agency’s Scottsdale, Arizona, office. Mattes brings with him over a decade of experience in developing creative and engaging content shaping brands and markets.

Mattes’ robust career has seen him use his unique skills in creative direction and brand planning to grow clients’ business, shape strategic direction, and direct workshops on customer mind-set and positioning. His first experience with pharmaceutical marketing was at Saatchi & Saatchi Healthcare, where he quickly grew as a team leader. Mattes’ work has been recognized in the form of several awards, including multiple Rx Club Awards and Medical Marketing and Media (MM&M) Awards.

Mattes earned his bachelor’s degree at New York University, Tisch School of the Arts.

“Craig’s background and skills put him in the perfect position to help clients launch and grow their brands,” said Michelle Olson, who runs Fingerpaint’s Scottsdale office. “His positive attitude toward collaboration at every level makes him an ideal fit for Fingerpaint.”

About Fingerpaint
Reset your expectations of a marketing agency. Independent by design, with integrated talent across Saratoga Springs, New York; Conshohocken, Pennsylvania; Scottsdale, Arizona; and Columbus, Ohio, Fingerpaint is committed to creating and executing meaningful brand experiences that are never paint by number.

In the last two years, Fingerpaint received 14 American Advertising Awards (formerly the ADDYs); was named 2014 Agency of the Year and a 2017 finalist by Med Ad News; was named Advertising Agency of the Year by PM360 in 2015; has been named to Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies (for the past five years); was selected a Best Place to Work by the Albany and Philadelphia Business Journals; and won Business Intelligence Group’s PR & Marketing Agency of the Year in 2017. Founder Ed Mitzen was honored as 2016’s Industry Person of the Year by Med Ad News. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

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