Kihlström is Founder and CEO at Carousel30, an award-winning strategic digital agency which has worked with top brands over the last 13 years, including AARP, Ben & Jerrys, Geico, MTV, Starbucks, The Nature Conservancy, Toyota and United Nations. His experience also spans to the higher education space, including work with Howard University, Purdue University, The Washington Center for Academic Internships, Lead2Feed, and several others.
Kihlström has held an active relationship Virginia Tech since 2010, specifically within the College of Business. His efforts include guest lecturing, external event sponsorship and hosting an internship at Carousel30. He previously held a role as President of the Board of Directors of the American Advertising Federation’s Washington DC Chapter, and served on the Board of Trustees of the Trust for the George Washington Memorial Parkway and the National Board of Directors of the American Advertising Federation (AAF).