SD Voyager recently featured Beach Genie founders, Jean and Todd Walker, as one of San Diego's Most Inspiring Stories and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Today we’d like to introduce you to Jean and Todd Walker.
Hi Jean and Todd, we’re thrilled to have a chance to learn your story today. So, before we get into specifics, maybe you can briefly walk us through how you got to where you are today?
Thanks so much for your interest in Beach Genie! During the early days of the pandemic, with everything closed down, we were looking for ways to celebrate a birthday. We came to the conclusion that the safest, most beautiful place to be was out on the beach, in the sun and fresh air. We thought about how, when our kids were young, it was so hard to get to the beach with everything you had to bring, but now with the pandemic, people were flocking to the beach. We believed that when local resorts really opened up again, people would want to be on the beach, but wouldn’t travel with beach equipment. ...
About Beach Genie:
Beach Genie is focused on you and fulfilling your ultimate beach day wishes. We provide everything you need for a completely pampered experience, including extra plush beach towels, handcrafted chairs (available in a variety of styles), side tables, high quality fiberglass umbrellas with over 7 feet of shading, and coolers stocked with local, alkaline waters.
Beach Genie is now fully permitted on more beaches than any other beach experience company in San Diego County. We are now permitted on Oceanside Tower 10 Beach, Oceanside Harbor Beach, Tamarack State Beach, Carlsbad State Beach, Cardiff State Beach at Seaside, Torrey Pines State Beach and Silver Strand State Beach.
We make your beach day wishes come true.