As far as “What’s The Busy Genie”…well, let us tell you that we are no ordinary indoor playground. Our tag line: “We’re More Than Just a Playground” — says it all! We are well regarded in the communities we serve for hosting awesome STRESS-FREE parties, providing quality bilingual childcare and babysitting programs, offering toddler & preschool programs, French, math, homework help and other after school programs. We support mom groups, mompreneurs, small businesses, and any other service that caters to families with kids! We know how crazy life is with little ones and we want to be here to help you!
Hanna Guerra, The Head Genie
She wears many hats…a norm for most business owners! She is a mother of two young kids who are her little genies and married to an awesome and supportive husband who is her real genie. Her previous experiences include: computer instructor, database developer, IT manager, martial arts practitioner and Japanese jiu-jitsu black belt instructor, and a life coach. She’s well prepared for running a very busy indoor playground that itself wears many hats! Her ultimate goal is to serve families and communities to provide solutions and support networks.
Additionally, Hanna is also a great promoter and supporter of French as a second language and is the President of the Canadian Parents for French - South Etobicoke Chapter which is a perfect vehicle for that. She does speaking engagements on variety of topics relating to family and kids, goals setting, entrepreneurial pursuits and small business success -- and has been featured in local newspapers as well as The Globe and Mail’s Small Business section in August 2012 with an article titled, “Ten Ways To Grow a Business With Little Cash Flow
From Melissa Shannon, Toronto: “Hanna is a great business woman to partner and work with. She has great ideas and is always willing to help Mompreneurs grow. Working with Hanna as The Busy Genie Sponsored the Etobicoke Mompreneur Showcase in 2012, she has been an awesome supporter and Sponsor. From Advertising the Showcase to her clients to personal invitations to her business associates to become apart of the Showcase. It just shows how involved she really is in her work. Hanna is truly a Busy Genie." [submitted: June 2012]
From Leigh Mitchell, Etobicoke — GTA Parent Web Site Owner and Parent Education Network Board Member: “Hanna strives for the highest level of customer service possible. She treats us like family. We are so very lucky to have met her and the staff at the Busy Genie. It is a fantastic place to be with your family. I would not hesitate to recommend her to anyone. “ [submitted: January 13, 2010]
Moe is Hanna’s personal genie! He is often found helping out at parties and making sure that things are going smoothly and safely. He is fluent in Spanish and that is certainly helpful for our Spanish parties! His real business is in SR& ED. What is that, you say? He assists businesses get reimbursed through Canada’s SR&ED program for money they have spent on developing their products or systems.You can visit him at www.bondconsulting.ca
Anastasia & Ethan (The Little Genies)
Hanna’s cute kids who like to feel important when they tell other kids that they can’t go into the office…only they can! LOL. They like to help out with putting things away and getting little balls from where the big genies can’t get to!