Families Traveling by Piggyback

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One innovative product is helping families travel further, climb higher, and explore longer—all while smiling ear-to-ear.

Aaron Schlein chats with Bryan Lifshitz, the co-creator of the Piggyback Rider, a product that helps young children and children with special needs experience more of the world than ever before.



Bryan Lifshitz – Co-creator of the Piggyback Rider

Bryan’s professional profile reads: Visual Communicator, Marketer, Entrepreneur, Innovator, Brand Pusher and Creative for hire.

His personal profile reads: Happily married for over 15 years, 2 daughters 9 & 12, loves kickball, Frisbee golf and creating new products.

Bryan’s favorite past projects include beating out Nike graphic designers to create a brand for the Kenyan American Soccer Exchange program and helping to create an artistic representation of “mitochondria” for a scientific research grant which was funded by a philanthropic donation of $500,000.

About Your Host

Thanks to the generosity of his grandmother, Aaron Schlein traveled to four continents and a dozen countries before he was old enough to vote. Those early trips convinced him that travel is an essential part of life.

More than two decades later, Aaron remains inspired by his grandmother’s generosity. He is committed to honoring her legacy by sharing the gift of travel with his own kids—and by helping other parents do the same.

Aaron is the host of Family Travel Radio—a weekly podcast presented by The Family Travel Association.

Aaron also helps new entrepreneurs use their personal stories to build a network, expand influence, and strengthen relationships.

Aaron lives in Sacramento, California with his wife and two children (who are growing up too fast!)

Learn more at AaronSchlein.com.