The company that accompanies
We're emmy, the platform service that allows those who can't or don't want to go alone a way to maintain their independence and privacy.

We built emmy to be human-centric, to provide you and your loved ones a way to get door-to-door, simply and safely. All of our emmys have gone through multiple interviews and passed a background check. This means you can trust that your emmy will be friendly, professional and reliable. Whenever and wherever you need us—emmy's got your back.

Our Team

Shahara Ahmad-Llewellyn
Founder

In addition to being the creator of home-care in NYC, Shahara is a serial entrepreneur, seasoned investor, advocate for inclusion in tech, and supporter of the arts.

Nick Farina

Nick has been immersed in startups since his Haverford days with roles spanning founder (most recently GiftedHire and EeroQ), angel investor and product strategist.

Keianna Dixon

Keianna is a seasoned business operator passionate about building social impact startups, with a background in management consulting, venture capital, and healthcare.

Kevin Smithwick

Kevin has been a successful commercial full-stack application developer and architect for over 15 years, with a broad background in application development and scalable structures.

Graham Carney

Hailing from the world of finance, Graham is a seasoned startup operator with a passion for championing inclusion in tech.

Our Advisors

Ting Guo

Ting was an original founding team member of Emmy. Her experience spans consulting (Bain), Biotech VC, and early stage startups, with industry expertise across Heathcare, Finance and Tech. She is currently Head of Operations at Pay with Penguin.

Aaron Collegeman

Aaron is a veteran designer, developer, operator, and entrepreneur of all things Web for both enterprises and startups, including for Squidoo as their Lead Developer.

Scott Holloway

Scott serves at the Midwest general manager for Instacart, running operations for a bulk of the country after joining as the 11th employee in 2013. Scott is an avid angel investor and a mentor for YearUp.

Amit Patel

Amit is an original founding team member and current Director of Business Development at Lyft. He oversees strategic partnerships and developing new lines of business in the travel and healthcare space.

David Ferguson

Dave has served as the pricing and strategy leader for two of the largest professional service firms in the world and as an advisor to multiple venture funded technology companies.

Lisa Gelobter

Lisa has not only served as the White House Chief Digital Service Officer for the Department of Education, but is a pioneer of big name internet technologies like Shockwave and Hulu.

Lynda Pak

Lynda has spent over 25 years driving change in tech and over 15 years consulting for PwC and Deloitte. She has led operations for Borders, Bed Bath and Beyond, and Estée Lauder Companies.

Our Partners

We've partnered with premier healthcare providers and wellness companies to make your experience better. Let us know if you'd like to work with us.

Mount Sinai (Select Locations)
Westside GI
Bespoke
ManHattan Surgery Center
Gramercy Healthcare
Midtown Surgery Center
The Endoscopy Center of New York
Gramercy Park Digestive Disease Center
RMA of New York