Fingerpaint Named to Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Companies for a Fourth Consecutive Year

August 17,2016

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Fingerpaint (, a full-service marketing agency with headquarters based in Saratoga Springs, New York, is pleased to announce it has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing privately held companies for a fourth consecutive year. The rankings are based on revenue growth over the past three years, during which time Fingerpaint has seen a 123 percent increase.

“We are extremely honored and proud of this achievement,” said Ed Mitzen, Fingerpaint founder. “To continue to be recognized by Inc. for our consistent growth is a reflection of our extraordinary staff, their forward thinking and their commitment to maintaining unrivaled results for our clients.”

Fingerpaint adds this latest honor to a growing list of accolades that include being named to Medical Marketing and Media magazine’s Top 100 Agencies list for a fourth consecutive year, in addition to recognition for its creative work. Just this year, Fingerpaint has won five Hermes Creative Awards and four Communicator Awards and was recognized by PM360 as a 2016 Greatest Creator.

Leaders within Fingerpaint have also been acknowledged for their commitment to providing top-tier solutions. Founder Ed Mitzen was named Industry Person of the Year by Med Ad News, Head of Finance Kira Karbocus was named a SmartCEO Brava Award winner, and Account Service lead Michelle Petroff was named a PM360 Elite Leader of the Future.

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About Fingerpaint
Fingerpaint is a marketing agency committed to original thinking and uncommon collaboration. Integrating talent across Saratoga Springs, New York, Scottsdale, Arizona and Villanova, Pennsylvania, Fingerpaint transforms traditional advertising into more engaging, responsive and personal brand experiences called Hands-On Brands.

In 2016, Fingerpaint received six American Advertising Awards (formerly the ADDYs), the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition. Due in part to its “people first” philosophy, the agency received the 2014 Med Ad News Agency of the Year Award; has been named to Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies for the past four years; and was selected as one of the Albany Business Review’s Best Places to Work in 2014 and the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in 2016. Founder Ed Mitzen was most recently honored as the 2016 Med Ad News Industry Person of the Year. Visit us at and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @Fingerpainters.


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