Spokespeople Bios:
Mary Barbato
Mary Barbato
EVP, Marketing & New Business Initiatives

Mary has focused the last 25 years rounding out her marketing skills by holding leadership positions in Traditional Marketing, Market Research, PR, Consumer Promotions, Event and Partnership Marketing, Retail & Ethnic Marketing, Sales, CRM, Traditional and Digital Advertising, and Financial Analysis.

She has worked for Fortune 500 Companies such as Kraft, Ocean Spray, Colgate-Palmolive, Clorox, and Quaker Oats. Ten of her years have been spent at Branding, Marketing Consulting and Traditional & Digital Advertising agencies building successful companies and agency Strategic Planning and Client Service departments. Some clients included SanDisk, Essilor of America, Dryer's, PepsiCo International, Frito-Lay, Microsoft, and Ebay.

At Ocean Spray, Mary decreased costs in year one by $25 million, while increasing cases moved by 25%. She was also the lead strategist behind the launch of Microsoft Stores as well as the marketing rollout of the Boeing 787. Her expertise has been applied on a global level.

Mary attended Springfield College and Northeastern University in Massachusetts.

Sue Ennis
Sue Ennis
Vice President, dLife Healthcare Solutions

Sue leads the partner account management and program delivery for dLife Healthcare Solutions. Having been a part of dLife for over 7 years, her hands on experience, knowledge of best practices and understanding of the diabetes community is blended with her strategic approach and professional methodology.

As a high-energy marketer with a solid background in crafting and executing health and wellness business plans, Sue's sole objective is always to exceed expectation and beat forecasted results. Sue couples traditional marketing with new media to tap rapidly emerging channels and drive engagement. With a proven track record in every facet of marketing, product development and project management, she is driven to continually push the bar higher and forge new ground with behavior change health programs.

Sue received a bachelors of science from the University of Connecticut, a masters of science from University of Bridgeport and her MBA from Sacred Heart University. She resides in Trumbull, CT with her husband and two daughters.



Twenty-seven Telly Awards
(formerly Cable Ace Awards)


Best Health Website, Outstanding Website &
2 Healthcare Standard of Excellence Awards


Winner - FREDDIE
Award in Diabetes Category


Six MM&M Awards


Best Disease Education Campaign &
Best Non-Branded Website Campaign


Twenty-five National Health
Information Awards


Seven eHealthcare Leadership Awards for Best Health/Healthcare


Winner - CINE
Golden Eagle Award


Bronze Winner Best
Health/Lifestyle Website


Seven W3 Awards


Webby Nomination '08 & '09


Emmy Nomination '08


Silver Winner Best Mobile App for Chronic Disease Management


'14 Outstanding Achievement for Health/Nutrition & Education; '08 for Healthcare


Seven Web Health Awards