Fingerpaint Adds to Creative Team

March 24,2018

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency with offices in Arizona, Pennsylvania, New York and Ohio, has added Chris Sonderman to its creative team. Sonderman will be based in the agency’s Saratoga Springs, New York, office. He brings with him two decades of experience in creative services and leadership.

Sonderman has played a leading role in developing compelling design and conceptual visual stories at high-level firms, including GSW Worldwide and The Limited. At GSW, Sonderman developed his leadership skills while collaborating with cross-functional teams to drive creative, on-target brand communications.

Sonderman’s hard work as a creator and leader has not gone unnoticed. He has been recognized by several industry groups, including The Global Awards and DTC National Advertising Awards. His experience includes work for Lilly, Gilead, Amgen, UCB, and Salix.

Sonderman earned his bachelor’s degree at West Virginia University.

“Chris has a unique eye for making brand design pop,” said Bill McEllen, who runs Fingerpaint’s Saratoga Springs office. “We’re excited to see how he’ll apply his skills to take our clients’ brand and art direction to the next level.”

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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