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Marianne Syzmanski

  • Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship

Marianne Szymanski is the founder and creator of the TOY TIPS brand and publisher of She has talked toys on Good Morning America, Dr. Oz, and Oprah. She is the co-author of Toy Tips: A Parent's Essential Guide to Smart Toy Choices and creator of Toy Tips and Parenting Hints Magazine. Szymanski, who started her company at 23 with just a great idea, will share her knowledge of bootstrapping a business with Greif's graduate and undergraduate entrepreneurship students.

Marianne Syzmanski

Areas of Expertise

Global Toy Market
Toy Industry
Toy Market


Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies