For the 3rd year in a row, LifeCare wins the Omni500 award for being one of the nation’s top businesses


Top Business - OMNIKAL 2018OMNIKAL, the nation’s largest, inclusive business organization that was built to empower all entrepreneurs, recently re-selected LifeCare, Inc. as one of the Nation’s “Top Businesses” for 2018.

This exclusive ranking is a reflection of LifeCare’s overall vision, leadership and economic accomplishments in moving our economy forward. The award, known as the Omni500, represents the most unique class of companies who have earned the distinction of fostering a culture of sustainable growth among the communities they serve.

“It’s an honor to again be recognized as one of the nation’s top businesses,” said Peter Burki, CEO of LifeCare. “We take tremendous pride in helping improve the lives of our 100 million members, as well as, our resulting company growth. We’re looking forward to continued success in 2018 and beyond.”

2018 marks OMNIKAL’S 18th annual listing of the Nation’s top businesses.  Over 2.1 million businesses participated in this year’s program. The selection committee bases their decision on a set of criteria which includes: reviewing each entrant’s business profile, website and gross annual sales submitted.

Kenton Clarke, President & CEO of OMNIKAL, elaborates, “we are very proud to continue to support men and women who have become the core of our nation’s innovation, productivity, and economic growth. This distinct group of entrepreneurs continues to produce exceptional results and serve as a prime example for current and future generations.

The List

The “Top American Businesses Lists” offers the most comprehensive look at the strongest and largest segment of the United States economy – America’s privately held companies. These middle market companies are the most recognized and respected, having truly differentiated themselves in our ever-evolving inclusive marketplace. “Top businesses that make The OMNI500 Lists receive significant media exposure both locally and nationally, with over 30 million who view and use the lists every year.

About LifeCare

LifeCare provides employer-sponsored work-life benefits to 61,000 clients, including Fortune 500 companies and large branches of the federal government, representing 100 million members nationwide. In addition to work-life benefits, LifeCare also provides a full suite of solutions that save members time with personal life needs such as Backup Care Connection (emergency backup care services), Senior Care Management (senior care and safety assessments), Homework Connection (tutoring), Mothers@Work (lactation consultation for new mothers), and BenConnect (intergrated benefits management). LifeCare also operates LifeMart, an online discount shopping website that provides real savings on everyday products and needs. LifeCare is headquartered in Shelton, CT.


OMNIKAL was founded in 1999. Now the Nation’s largest inclusive business organization, OMNIKAL promotes entrepreneurship and the belief that entrepreneurs create real world solutions to today’s business and economic challenges. By fostering deeper and broader collaboration between business owners and entrepreneurial support organizations, the OMNIKAL network fuels healthier ecosystems through job creation, professional development and drives innovation resulting in strong economic growth.