David Kliffis an internationally recognized diabetes business consultant, analyst, speaker and publisher of the Diabetic Investor. Prior to founding the Diabetes Investor, he was a successful money manager for high-net individuals. After being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 1996, David launched his newsletter providing a unique perspective on the diabetes industry due to his firsthand knowledge of living with the condition. A frequent contributor to Forbes, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Money Magazine, Diabetes in Control, and with regular appearances on CNBC and Fox Business, David is a lively commentator and formidable analyst and the host of The Wacky World of Diabetes, a podcast that explores the business side of diabetes. He has spoken at numerous industry events and healthcare investment conferences, and he regularly consults with leading companies in the field.
Amber Clourlives her life according to the principle of ‘service over self’ as co-founder of the DiabetesDailyGrind.com and the Real Life Diabetes Podcast. She also founded The Real Life Diabetes Consulting group with the mission to bridge the communication gap between people living with diabetes and the professional medical community. Amber’s no filter approach to sharing an honest look into her daily life resonates with the diabetes community and she fills her life with her passion for art, advocacy, non-profit ventures and travel. Her personal story of how she manages her own diabetes for several decades after being diagnosed in 1984, as well as the stories shared by her podcast guests, reminds all people living with diabetes that they are not alone.