Greg Kihlstrom

Founder & CEO, Carousel30

Greg is founder and CEO at Carousel30, a Washington, DC-based digital agency. He is an award winning creative director and digital strategist who has worked with top brands, including AARP, AOL, Ben & Jerry's, Geico, MTV, Starbucks, The Nature Conservancy, Toyota and United Nations.

Greg has received awards including Webby Awards, ADDYs, among others. He is on the Virginia Tech Pamplin College of Business Marketing Industry Mentoring Board. He is also Immediate Past President of the Board of Directors of the DC Ad Club and served on the National Board of Directors of the American Advertising Federation (AAF) and the Advisory Board of Directors for the Trust for the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Washington DC. He is also a regular contributing writer to Search Engine Watch, iMedia Connection, and Capitol Communicator and frequently contributes to other industry publications.

Greg has been featured in prominent publications such as Advertising Age, SmartCEO, Website Magazine, and The Washington Post. He's participated as a keynote speaker, panelist and moderator at industry events around the world including Internet Week New York, Internet Summit, EventTech, SMX Social Media, Social Media Week, Mid-Atlantic Marketing Summit, and ADWKDC, among others. He has also guest lectured at several schools including Georgetown University, American University, Howard University and Virginia Tech.