Articles by Year: 2016

8 Questions with Olga Starr, Financial Planner at Skylight’s Columbus Office

December 12, 2016

She’s a published author who loves numbers and finds American bikes uncomfortable!  In the latest of our “Making It Personal” Q&A series, we discover a little more about Olga Starr, Senior Associate and Financial Planner in our Columbus Office. You…

Meet Maggie Burns Skylight’s New Marketing Coordinator

November 22, 2016

What do you like to do in your spare time? Yoga, cook, read, eat, spend time with friends and family As a self-confessed “foodie” – what are your top 3 foods and your favorite restaurant in Cleveland? This is a…

Veteran Ryan Puckett Honored at Blue Jackets Game

November 21, 2016

Congratulations to Ryan Puckett, Partner and Financial Planner at Skylight who was the military honoree at the recent Columbus Blue Jackets game.  This was a huge honor as it was the week of Veterans Day and we would like to take…

10 Questions with Steve Thompson, Financial Planner at Skylight’s Cleveland Office

November 14, 2016

He learned from a young age the importance of serving others and community and has a hidden talent involving fire, axes, and knives!  In the latest of our “Making It Personal” Q&A series, we discover a little more about one…

Kathryn Bryan of Skylight Named to Crain’s Forty Under 40

November 10, 2016

Katy Bryan, Financial Planner and member of Skylight’s LGBT Resource Team and Special Needs Planning Team, has been selected by Crain’s Cleveland Business 2016 “Forty Under 40” Honoree Class.  Katy will join forty individuals under the age of 40, who…

Greg Anderson of Skylight Recognized by CASA for Volunteer Work

October 31, 2016

Greg Anderson, Financial Planner, Skylight Financial Group Columbus, was recently recognized at the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Franklin County’s Annual Speak Up for Children Breakfast for his volunteer work as Guardian ad Litem (GAL). Greg, who has been with CASA…

Building Bridges with the Class of 2017

October 27, 2016

Brian Marino, Financial Planner at Skylight, recently attended the opening retreat for the 2017 Cleveland Bridge Builders (CBB) leadership program which “prepares mid-career professionals of all ages for meaningful, fulfilling and impactful engagement in the community.” Here Brian shares his…

My Life As A Skylight Intern – The Life for Me!

October 20, 2016

Throughout my whole life, I’ve spent each summer just like everyone else by relaxing and hanging out with friends.  But this year as I embarked on my 12-week internship at Skylight I wasn’t quite sure how my summer would work…

My awesome internship at Skylight

October 4, 2016

Hello! My name is Patrick Wilson, from Ohio University, and I’ve just spent an amazing summer as a financial planning intern at Skylight Financial Group.  Probably like most students, I started my internship a little bit uncertain of what to…

Ken Vinikoff Starts Networking Group for Grateful Dead Fans

September 13, 2016

Skylight’s Ken Vinikoff, Financial Planner, has launched a business networking group for fans of the Grateful Dead called Networking is Dead which is hosting its inaugural event on Thursday, September 22, from 6-9pm at Skylight Penthouse in Ohio City. Modeled after a similar…

Brian Marino of Skylight Selected for Cleveland Bridge Builders Class of 2017

August 16, 2016

We are pleased to share that Brian Marino, Financial Planner at Skylight Financial Group, has been accepted into the Cleveland Bridge Builders (CBB) Class of 2017. Brian will join 60 other leaders from the non-profit, for-profit and public sectors for this 10-month…

Meet Skylight’s New Associate Steve Niple

August 15, 2016

College: Ohio State University From: Medina, Ohio Why did you want to work at Skylight? I was actually referred to Skylight Financial Group and Mass Mutual by colleagues in the industry and I found the culture and environment very unique,…