The Toy Association’s Steve Pasierb Talks Coronavirus & Toy Industry on 'The Playground Podcast'

playground-podcast-coronavirus-episodeApril 1, 2020 | Toy Association president & CEO Steve Pasierb joined Christopher Byrne, aka The Toy Guy, and Richard Gottlieb, president of Global Toy Experts on “The Playground Podcast” this week to discuss the impact the coronavirus is having on the toy industry.

As all businesses are learning how best to navigate this new normal, Pasierb offers perspective on what challenges the toy industry may face a few months from now and provides the latest business updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Additionally, he shares insights on the many ways the Association is supporting and communicating with its members ¬ through news, updates, business resources, and more.

The Playground Podcast” covers the topics of the toys, culture, toy history, and talks with some of the leading people in the business of toys and children’s entertainment. The podcast is available on multiple streaming services, including Apple Podcasts,, Google Podcasts, Radio Public, Spotify, and Stitcher.

To learn more about The Toy Association’s COVID-19 resources, click here.