Sean Grealy, named 2019 South Australian Young Achiever of the Year
Sean Grealy (ThincLab Adelaide and Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship) has been named the 2019 South Australian Young Achiever of the Year in the Channel 7 Young Achiever Awards for his work to improve aged care services. Sean founded CARE Konnect, a suite of software enabling better communication and service quality in aged care, to solve his family’s own problem when his grandfather entered aged care services for the first time. Care Konnect brings together vulnerable people, their families, and care providers therefore reducing social isolation and promoting healthy ageing in care. It receives funding from investors and partnership deals with aged care providers. It expects to connect over 3,000 families in 2019.