Omaha, Nebraska — LifeLoop, an Omaha-based creator of a life-enrichment platform for senior living communities, is pleased to announce that co-founder & CEO Amy Johnson has been selected as a 2019 Senior Living Leader under 40 by Argentum. Argentum is the leading national trade association serving companies that own, operate and support professionally managed senior living communities in the United States.
This distinguished award recognizes emerging visionaries for leading and implementing programs to advance senior living initiatives; working to advance meaningful public policy on behalf of senior living providers and those they serve; taking opportunities to educate the public on the “heart” of senior living; and/or involved with science or academia that is advancing the gerontological field.
Johnson is passionate about relieving social isolation among older adults. She followed her vision to build a company that allows families to be actively engaged with the daily lives of their loved ones living in senior communities. Now used in 29 states, LifeLoop bridges communication gaps and makes life better for residents and their families.
“I am incredibly honored and humbled to receive this award and to be in such great company with the other award recipients,” said Johnson. “Building LifeLoop from the ground up along with my team has been a labor of love and something I truly believe in. Getting to see how our product positively effects the lives of so many people (residents, staff and families) is more than I could ever ask for.”
In 2016, Johnson’s pitch garnered LifeLoop a $100,000 investment from AOL co-founder Steve Case at the Rise of the Rest startup pitch competition. She has also won the InnovateHer: Innovating for Women Business Challenge and was named the first-ever female entrepreneur of the year by the Midlands Business Journal. She is a board member with A Wish of A Lifetime, an organization that grants lifelong wishes to seniors and shares their stories to inspire others. She is also actively involved in the Nebraska Health Care Association and other nonprofit organizations.
LifeLoop is connecting senior living residents, staff, and family members with its inclusive life-enrichment solution. The service streamlines the work of life-enrichment staff with its intuitive planning and documentation features. By capturing a resident’s participation and engagement, LifeLoop gives both staff and family members an unprecedented level of transparency, and helps family maintain a more meaningful connection with their loved ones. For more information, visit ourlifeloop.com.