Toy expert Scott Steinberg is the creator of the critically-acclaimed The Modern Parent’s Guide book series, host of pioneering video show Family Tech: Technology for Parents and Kids, and one of the field’s leading business consultants, keynote speakers and expert witnesses. Hailed as a top voice for today’s high-tech generation by dozens of publications from The Wall St. Journal to MSNBC and NPR, he’s covered toys, video games and consumer products for 400+ outlets from The New York Times to Disney, Nickelodeon and Rolling Stone. He's also the resident toy tech expert for Sears Toy Shop, and an expert contributor to Kmart's Playdate Place website for parents.
A frequent on-air toy expert and game analyst for all major TV networks including ABC, FOX, CBS, NBC and CNN, Scott’s also a syndicated business columnist who heads consulting firm TechSavvy Global. Beyond acting as a keynote guest speaker and media spokesperson, he hosts several popular toy and tech industry video series including Tech Industry Insider, Gear Up and Game Theory. One of the industry’s most outspoken DIY evangelists and advocates for continuing education, he remains a big kid at heart.
From smartphones and apps to online safety and social networks, today’s family is confronted by technology at every turn. Designed for both kids and parents alike, The Modern Parents Guide books and companion video series, Family Tech: Technology for Parents and Kids, make the digital world safe and fun for all. Join us as we reveal how to make high-tech a healthy part of household life.