Fingerpaint Adds to Creative Team

October 10,2019

CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J. – Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency with offices in New York, Pennsylvania, Arizona, and New Jersey, has added Michael Schmidt to its creative team. Schmidt will be based in the agency’s Cedar Knolls, N.J., office.

Schmidt is an award-winning creative who melds his love of words and strategy into brand initiatives that are celebrated within the health and wellness space. He has extensive experience working on campaigns, from brand messaging architecture to the conception of new campaigns. Schmidt has a background in multiple categories, some of which include endocrinology, immunology, and autoimmune diseases.

Schmidt earned his bachelor’s degree from Ursinus College.

“Mike brings fresh talent to our team,” said Tracy Blackwell, who leads creative at Fingerpaint’s Cedar Knolls office. “He’s smart, eager to contribute, and always looking for a new way to tell a story.”

About Fingerpaint

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

Fingerpaint was named 2019 Agency of the Year by Med Ad News. It was 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 seven 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 and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

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