Fingerpaint Adds to Creative Team

August 3,2018

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency with offices in Arizona, Pennsylvania, New York, and Ohio, has added Tom Leach to its creative team. Leach will be based in the agency’s Saratoga Springs, N.Y., office.

Leach is a veteran creative director/copywriter with more than 20 years of industry experience delivering breakthrough marketing concepts and campaigns. As a vice president and creative director at GSW Advertising, Leach helped manage creative on multiple accounts and product launches, some resulting in Cannes Lions Health, DTC National, Global, Clio, ADDY, and Manny Awards.

Leach has cross-category experience in both consumer and healthcare advertising. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maine.

“Tom’s ability to craft ideas and use language to inspire and inform a client’s audience is a welcome asset at Fingerpaint,” said Bill McEllen, who leads Fingerpaint’s Saratoga Springs office. “We’re excited to put him on projects where his experience will be impactful for everyone involved.”

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 Columbus, Ohio, Fingerpaint is committed to creating and executing meaningful brand experiences that are never paint by number. 

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 five 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 FacebookTwitterLinkedIn, and Instagram.

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