Fingerpaint Adds to Creative Team

June 25,2020

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

Gada is a seasoned creative leader who brings 20 years of experience to Fingerpaint. Most recently, he was a creative director for 10 years at McCann Echo, where he led several large franchises during his tenure. Gada is a proven leader who is driven by the energy people feel when they are inspired by a great idea. He has experience across a variety of therapeutic areas, including cardiovascular, infectious disease, and oncology. Gada is an industry powerhouse who knows how to achieve the best from his teams.

Gada earned his bachelor’s degree from William Paterson University.

“Tom is a natural leader who inspires those around him with his great thinking, his positive nature, and his always-collaborative way of working,” said Tracy Blackwell, who leads creative at Fingerpaint’s N.J. office. “He is a great addition to our awesome, growing team.”

About Fingerpaint

Reset your expectations of a health and wellness agency. Fingerpaint is independent by design, with integrated talent across five offices in New York, Pennsylvania, Arizona, New Jersey, and California. Built on a foundation of empathy, Fingerpaint is at its core committed to creating and executing meaningful brand experiences that are never paint by number for healthcare providers, care partners, and patients.

In 2020, Fingerpaint acquired 1798, a market access and commercialization firm in La Jolla, California, adding to its portfolio of services in support of biopharma customers. Fingerpaint was named 2019 Agency of the Year by Med Ad News, and in 2018, it won the Heart Award from Med Ad News for its commitment to philanthropy and social causes. Additionally, it 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. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

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