Articles by Year: 2017

Skylight Attends Opening of Renovated Lakeside Lake, West Dayton

November 8, 2017

Skylight’s Rick Rudnicki (Financial Planner Toledo) and Kelsey Koren recently joined Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, volunteers and community leaders at a dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the first phase of the Lakeside Lake’s restoration in West Dayton. …

Barry Hardy started with a great teacher: his father

September 28, 2017

When Barry Hardy started his career 50 years ago with Connecticut Mutual, he benefitted from having a great teacher and taskmaster who didn’t accept excuses: his father, Richard. A successful advisor specializing in estate analysis and defined-benefit plans, Richard gave…

Bringing Hope to Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors

September 25, 2017

Later this month The Traumatic Brain Injury Resource Center (TBRIC) in Toledo, is hosting its first Fall Festival to help raise funds to support the launch of its pediatric programming. Here we talk to Larry Tomczak, Special Care Planner at…

Why We Are Walking to Support Cincinnati Children’s

September 19, 2017

Our association with Cincinnati Children’s started nearly 12 years when our eldest son, JJ, was born fighting for his life.  At just a week old, JJ had surgery to help with breathing difficulties and this was followed by a lengthy…

Strengthening Relationships on the Links

September 8, 2017

Blue skies, warm weather and a love of golf brought 68 clients and friends to this year’s annual golf outing organized by Cincinnati-based Skylight Financial Group Associates and Financial Advisors, Michael H. Kessling, Michael Kessling Jr, Bradley Younger and Ajdin…

Olga Starr Attends World’s Largest Business Event for the LGBT Community

August 23, 2017

Olga Starr, Senior Associate and Financial Planner at Skylight’s Columbus Office, recently joined over 1,200 people to represent Skylight Financial Group and the Diversity Chamber of Central Ohio at the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) Business and…

Rob Davidge & Family Join Father, Blue Jackets Analyst Bill Davidge, to Raise Money To Fight Cancer

August 18, 2017

Rob Davidge, Financial Planner at Skylight’s Dublin Office, will be joining his family and friends to host a golf outing on August 21 2017 at the Pinnacle Golf Club near Columbus to raise money in the fight against multiple myeloma. …

Join Skylight in Supporting Our Military Members and Their Families

August 15, 2017

Keven Prather, Skylight Partner, Member of Skylight’s Business Private Client Group, Treasurer of the USO of Northern Ohio (USONO) and U.S Coast Guard Veteran talks to us about the upcoming USONO golf event and how you can get involved in supporting out troops.…

My Amazing Cleveland Bridge Builders Journey

August 3, 2017

I’m now officially a Cleveland Bridge Builders (CBB) Graduate and what a whirlwind year it has been!  When I applied, I had no idea that baby number 3 was on its way or that there would be lots of major changes in…

An Evening of Music at the Skylight Penthouse

July 21, 2017

I recently got to enjoy my first SOFAR music experience. I was told I was in for a treat and that’s exactly what it was! And it happened at my new place of work, Skylight Financial Group, which has a…

Meet Mike Connole Skylight’s Managing Partner

July 17, 2017

He’s a go-getter and talented linguist who likes subterranean beer drinking (read on…).  Meet Mike Connole, Skylight’s Managing Partner, and joint head, alongside Paul Fox, of our newly merged organization. Are you from Cleveland and what’s your favorite thing about…

What it Means to Us to Support the Hattie Larlham Foundation

June 29, 2017

We are delighted to have supported this year’s Annual Sugar Bush Golf Classic on Wednesday, May 17, which raised $77,000 to benefit the Hattie Larlham Foundation, a non-profit organization that provides medical, residential, recreational and work training services to 1,800…