CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J. – Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency with offices in Arizona, Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio, and New Jersey, has added Dave Petracca to its creative team. Petracca will be based in the agency’s Cedar Knolls, N.J., office.
Petracca joins Fingerpaint with more than 10 years of copywriting and creative direction experience. As an associate creative director for McCann Echo, he worked on several large accounts and crafted unique creative concepts for both existing clients and new business pitches. His work earned several industry recognitions, including awards from MM&M, the Rx Club, the Creativity International Awards, and the Clio Awards. At Fingerpaint, Petracca will lend his inspired creative thinking to the development of campaigns, tactics, and other initiatives.
Petracca earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Seton Hall University. He has broad therapeutic category experience including rheumatology, cardiology, dermatology, and neurology.
“Dave has a great creative mind and a proven track record of developing award-winning ideas,” said Tracy Blackwell, creative lead at the Cedar Knolls office. “He will undoubtedly continue to push creative boundaries with us here.”
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Fingerpaint was named a 2017 finalist for Agency of the Year by Med Ad News, MM&M, and PM360 and won PR & Marketing Agency of the Year in 2017 from the Business Intelligence Group. Additionally, it won the 2018 Heart Award from Med Ad News for its commitment to philanthropy and social causes and has been on Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5,000 Fastest-Growing Companies for the past six years. Founder Ed Mitzen was honored as 2016’s Industry Person of the Year by Med Ad News and as a 2017 Top Boss by Digiday. Visit us at fingerpaint.com and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.