“The key to a happy life…once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.”
– Dalai Lama

Interview with Markus Wischenbart

Q: When and where were you born?
A: May 12, 1969 in Austria Tirol in Brixlegg

Q: Did you have any Pets as a Child?
A: Yes a Dog

Q: What did you do during the summertime?
A: Family Vacation with my parents and sometimes working on a farm

Q: Who was your best friend in high school?
A: Robert Keiler, he was also the one introducing me to the sales and Vacation club business, had a big influence on my career

Q: What was your favorite subject to study?
A: Mathematics

Q: What was your favorite sport?
A: Skiing

Q: Is there a teacher that you remember having been particularly influential?
A: Mr. Schwarz – don’t remember his first name but he was extremely strict

Q: What was your first job?
A: Delivering newspapers at the age of 14

Q: What was your best job?
A: Current business

Q: What was your worst job?
A: Working at my parent’s bakery being allergic to flour 

Q: Do you have children?
A: Yes, a girl and a boy, and 2 children from a previous marriage.

Q: Do you have siblings?
A: A brother and a sister both older

Q: Have you fought for a political cause?
A: No

Q: What is your most memorable travel experience?
A: My first visit to the Dominican Republic

Q: What accomplishment are you most proud of?
A: Creating/developing Lifestyle

Q: What do you like to do in your spare time?
A: Sports