Articles by Year: 2019

Skylight Makes Strides Alongside American Cancer Society

November 7, 2019

Last month, members of our Toledo office participated in Northwest Ohio’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk. The event, hosted by the American Cancer Society, aims to “raise money to fund innovative research, provide free information and support, and to…

Skylight Showcase: New Hires of October 2019

November 4, 2019

Introducing the latest additions to the Skylight family—Greg Hamper, Dan Schilling, and Nathaniel Melnik! Greg Hamper, Financial Professional, Cleveland Why did you choose to work at Skylight? Here at Skylight, we are able to offer a very wide variety of…

The Story of Tom Gallagher

October 29, 2019

Tom was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Ohio at an early age. From the very start of his life, Tom’s career aspirations were as clear as day. “My mom proclaims that when everyone else was telling their…

A Promise Without an Asterisk: Tom Brennan’s Battle Against Cancer

October 24, 2019

Back in 2008, Tom Brennan felt like he had it all. A career at Skylight as the district manager, a great home, and a loving family—little did he know, an unimaginable diagnosis was just around the corner. Tom’s life is…

The Beginner’s Guide to Financial Planning

October 2, 2019

Looking to get your finances under control but don’t know where to start? We sat down with Skylight Partner and Financial Planner Ryan McKean and compiled the ultimate beginner’s roadmap to financial planning—covering everything from fundamentals to finding the right…

Skylight Financial Group Announces New Location in Sylvania Township

October 2, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Skylight Financial Group Announces New Location in Sylvania Township Skylight Financial Group, one of Ohio’s largest locally owned financial planning firms, announced plans to relocate their Toledo headquarters to Sylvania Township on October 11th. The new office,…

4 Ways to Know You’re at the Right (or Wrong) Firm

September 24, 2019

For any financial professional, choosing a firm to bring your practice under can be a complex process fraught by one glaring question: Is this really the right place for my business? To help those struggling with this question, we reached…

7 Essential Career Fair Tips for College Students

September 19, 2019

Career fairs are so much more than an opportunity to shake a few hands and bring home some free pens—it is the first step towards a promising career after graduating. To help you make the most of the events coming…

The Story of Dan Lauletta

September 4, 2019

Over 30 years ago, Dan Lauletta joined the financial services industry with a single goal in mind—to be a force for good in the world and support those who need it the most. This goal has led Dan to a…

Skylight Showcase: New Hires of August 2019

August 30, 2019

In this month’s lineup, we are introducing Celia Hague from Hampton Bays, New York, and Elyria native Gayle Motyka! Learn more about the two below. Celia Hague, Operations Assistant, Cleveland Why did you choose to work at Skylight? I graduated…

Living with Autism: Advocate and Loving Mother Theresa Sweeney Shares Story of Her Son, Noah

August 19, 2019

Earlier this summer, Partner & Special Care Planner Brian Marino had the opportunity to attend the National Autism Conference in Cleveland, hosted by non-profit Milestones Autism Resources. The Milestones Autism Conference is one of the country’s largest gatherings for educators,…

The Story of Doug Rechtine

August 1, 2019

Lifelong Toledo resident Douglas Rechtine has been in the financial services industry for more than 3 decades—but his journey to career success was no small feat. His professional prowess and personal story go hand and hand with his passion for…