SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency with offices in Arizona, Pennsylvania, New York, and Ohio, has added human resources experience and advertising prowess to its People & Culture team. As a dual-threat, Nicole Holland will be leading the agency’s People & Culture team from the Saratoga Springs, New York, office.
Holland joins Fingerpaint with over 16 years of human resources experience, spanning across the industries of advertising/marketing, digital media, communications/broadcasting, publishing, and entertainment.
Holland first stepped into advertising and marketing at Ogilvy & Mather, where she spent 8 years as a human resources director. Afterwards, she served as the VP of human resources at Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness, where as a member of the senior leadership committee her breadth of responsibilities included overseeing the human resources team, talent acquisition team, and partnering with her peers across all agencies under Publicis Healthcare to manage HR processes and systems. Most recently she was the senior director of human resources at Universal Music Group, where she managed all aspects of HR across multiple music labels for 800+ employees.
Holland earned her bachelor of science in advertising and marketing communications from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.
“Nicole’s in-depth HR experience within the advertising realm gives her the skills we need to continue to grow Fingerpaint to its full potential,” said Ed Mitzen, Fingerpaint’s founder. “Nicole has an eye for finding and partnering with talented individuals, and we look forward to her expertise and input on our team.”
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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 5 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 fingerpaint.com and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.