Sherwin Sheik founded CareLinx after witnessing his family’s struggles with finding and managing care for his sister who has MS, and his uncle who had ALS. CareLinx is a nationwide professional caregiver marketplace, empowering families to easily find, hire, manage and pay caregivers who match their specific needs and budget online. CareLinx is saving families up to 50% verses traditional brick and mortar franchise agencies, while professional caregivers are earning higher wages. The CareLinx platform helps families and caregivers easily manage all the administrative tasks of their caregiving needs via it’s web & mobile solutions; including scheduling, time tracking, care coordination and payroll processing. CareLinx ensures that families and caregivers comply with all state and federal employment laws and regulations. Caregivers on CareLinx are vetted and have passed a comprehensive background check. Caregivers are bonded and insured via Lloyd’s of London when paid through the CareLinx platform. CareLinx is specifically designed for helping patients with chronic conditions and the elderly in need of caregiving services. CareLinx is currently operating in the top 50 metro’s (over 3,000 cities) with over active 95,000 professional caregivers ranging from CNA’s, MA’s, LVN’s and RN’s. CareLinx won the AARP consumer vote at their national conference and has been featured in ‘O, The Oprah Magazine’, PBS, TIME, AARP Magazine, INC., Forbes, BusinessWeek, Bloomberg and more. Prior to starting CareLinx, Sherwin Sheik worked over 15 years within healthcare, including biotechnology, healthcare investment banking and a healthcare investor at a $900 million dollar hedge fund.