Christopher DeCaro is a serial entrepreneur, investor, and consultant based in Orange County, California. He has been working in the design and technology industries for over twenty years.

Throughout his career, Christopher has continued to expand his skill set in graphic design, from print to interactive and web development. He currently serves as the Creative Director at Kneadle, a design studio he co-founded with his wife Andrea DeCaro in 2003. Through Kneadle, he has had the opportunity to build working relationships with several Fortune 500 companies and numerous small businesses.

Christopher has operated on numerous advisory boards for educational and business organizations, as both a consultant and sitting board member. He has also served as a mentor for AIGA members and college students seeking to jump-start their careers. Most recently, he was appointed as an Adjunct Professor at Chapman University teaching web design and development fundamentals.

As an entrepreneur, Christopher has utilized his extensive skill set and unique experience to launch and invest in the following organizations and ventures:

Honor of Working with…

NBC, Abercrombie, Oracle, Microsoft, and many more…

Media/Entertainment

  • NBC
  • Knott's Berry Farm
  • Candace Cameron Bure
  • Gary Vaynerchuk
  • O Entertainment
  • Davis Barber Photography
  • Branding Personality
  • Big Boom Pro
  • Broadbean
  • Mfour
Fashion/Clothing

  • Abercrombie & Fitch
  • Guess
  • Hollister
  • Goodwill OC
  • Stylz Club
Restaurant & Services

  • Beyond Meat
  • Bure Family Wines
  • Burger Parlor
  • Frati Gelato Café
  • Fullerton Roasters
  • Orange Clementine
  • Tranquil Tea Lounge
  • Plume Ridge
  • Twisted Vine Wines
  • Best Western
Healthcare/Dental

  • Canon Medical Systems USA
  • St. Jude Medical Center
  • Toshiba America Medical Systems
  • Danaher
  • KaVo Kerr Group
  • Ormco
  • Damon Braces
  • ICE Clear Braces
  • Insignia Smile Braces
  • Lumineers Braces
  • SpotOn Surgical
  • Athletic Recovery
  • Bluebeam Radiology
Tech/Manufacturing

  • Oracle
  • Arconic
  • Dovetail
  • Velocity by North American Bancard
  • iLocal Box
  • Alluma Tech
  • MAC General Engineering
  • KTGY
  • Neon Tech
Financial/Law/Insurance

  • Approved To Pay
  • Approved Staffing
  • CFO Andrew
  • Redefining Divorce
  • Kingstone Capital Partners
  • Get Orthogonal
  • Jones & Mayer
  • NCH Tax & Wealth Advisors
  • OC Elder Law by Marty Burbank
  • Williams Insurance
  • Titan Angels
  • RAI Wealth Management
Small/Local Business

  • The Bugman
  • Holiday Inn & Suites
  • Agendum Ventures
  • All Pro Builders
  • Brett Kelly
  • Drake Real Estate
  • KTGY
  • HR Prescriptions
  • Morey Remodeling
  • RightSolve
  • Oh Hello Friend
  • Olde Tyme Tattoo
  • Pro Finish Plumbing
  • Veriis
  • Weld Management
  • Wayfare
Government/Utility

  • City of Fullerton
  • Fullerton Chamber of Commerce
  • Fitzgerald for Fullerton
  • North Orange County Chamber of Commerce
  • Southern California Edison
Educational/Recreational

  • Discovery Science Foundation
  • Foothill College
  • Foothill Ranch Elementary
  • Fullerton College
  • Fullerton Rangers
  • Open School OC
  • St. Matthew's Church and School
  • Trabuco Baseball
Non-Profit/Community

  • AIGA
  • America On Track
  • Community Service Programs (CSP)
  • Wayfinders
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD)
  • National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR)
  • Women's Transitional Living Center (WTLC)

Founder, Investor, & Advisor

Additional involvement in business and education.

Public Speaking & Publications

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Public Speaking

  • CSUF, Comm Week
  • CSUF, Entrepreneurship Mentorship Program
  • CSUF, Business Career Expo
  • CSUF, Fast Pitch event
  • CSUF, Entrepreneurship Q&A
  • Fullerton Chamber of Commerce, Young Professionals (x2)
  • Fullerton Chamber of Commerce, Business Tool Box
  • Fullerton Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development
  • General Assembly
  • Panelist, Graph/X Career Expo
  • Laguna College of Art + Design
  • NAELB Annual Conference
  • NCMPR Conference (x2)
  • Chapman University
  • AIGA OC Portfolio Review
  • AIGA OC Mentorship Program
Published

Awards & Merits

Honored to receive recognition.

Vega Awards: Arcturus Winner

Drongo Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Drongo Faux Commerce Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Canon Medical Systems USA, Stroke Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Approved Payroll Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Insurance Website

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

Inbrace Marketing Portal

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

Insurance Website

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

Canon Medical Systems USA, Heart Disease Website

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Responsive Email Best Practices Infographic

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Twisted Vine 13th Anniversary Event Collateral

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

iLocal Box Brochures & Collateral

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Alluma Tech Logo

Cannabis Industry Design Awards

Cannabis Insurance Website

Vega Awards:
Centauri Winner

Firefly Recovery Website

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

Firefly Magazine Ad

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

NCADD & AOT Anti-Tobacco Campaign Poster

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Firefly Recovery Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Damon Braces Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Ormco Forum 2018

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Kneadle 15th Anniversary Branding

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

NCADD & AOT Anti-Tobacco Campaign

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Geneva Carroll Branding & Identity

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

The 2Ms Comapny Logo

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Vesta Website Design

Digital Health Awards Spring

Bronze: Firefly Recovery social media Campaign

Digital Health Awards Spring

Merit: Ormco Forum 2018 Event Site

Digital Health Awards Spring

Merit: Firefly Recovery Site

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Workstead Marketing Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

NAB Velocity UX/UI

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Accrual Empire Responsive Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Ormco Forum 2017 Event Site

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Turnout App Marketing Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Kneadle Marketing Website

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

iLocal Box Branding

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Titan Angels Branding

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Workstead Branding

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Accrual Empire Responsive Website

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Kneadle Marketing Website

Digital Health Awards
Spring

Ormco Forum 2017 Responsive Website (Bronze)

Digital Health Awards
Spring

Ormco Marketing Resources Web-Based Application (Bronze)

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Fullerton Roasters Packaging

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

NOCC Logo

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Robin Hood Logo

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Twisted Vine Wine Responsive Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Ormco Forum Responsive Website

GD USA American Web Design Awards

Candace Cameron Bure Responsive Website

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Twisted Vine Website

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Fullerton College Centennial Gala Invitation and Program

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Tegra Labs Logo

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

New Lung Anti-Tobacco Advertising Campaign

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

Tegra Labs Website Design

GD USA Health + Wellness Design Awards

Tegra Labs Logo

Web Health Awards Summer/Fall

Damon Braces Responsive Website (Bronze)

Web Health Awards Summer/Fall

Ormco Forum 2015 Event Microsite (Bronze)

Web Health Awards Winter/Spring

Lumineers Website (Bronze)

Web Health Awards Winter/Spring

New Lung Website (Merit)

Web Health Awards Winter/Spring

Damon Locator

Web Health Awards Summer/Fall

Insignia Advanced Smile Design

W3 Awards

Damon Smile Braces Website

NCMPR Medallion Award

Fullerton College Centennial Donor Catalogue (Bronze)

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Damon Braces Website

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Business & Community Guide

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Toshiba Tradeshow Interactive

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Gary Vaynerchuk, Thank You Economy, Book Cover

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Redefining Divorce Website

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Big Boom Pro

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

JAYEB Photography Logo

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic Postcard

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Business & Community Guide

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Cinch to Hang Logo

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Kneadle Logo

GD USA American Graphic Design Awards

Blatant Images Website

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