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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…

Cleveland Fisher House Facility Opens to Veterans in Need

July 8, 2019

Last month, former military personnel Keven Prather and Mike Connole had the opportunity to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony of the Greater Cleveland Fisher House. The Fisher House program supports veterans receiving treatment at the Cleveland VA medical center by…

Networking for Dummies

July 1, 2019

The old expression “you only have one chance at a first impression” can rattle any aspiring business professional, especially those in the financial services industry. Sure, a nifty business card and a strong handshake can help, but how do you…

Cooper Receives Leadership Award, Music City Conference Invitation

June 12, 2019

Last month, Associate Managing Partner Charles Cooper was honored with the Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) Field Leadership Trophy. This award is bestowed on those who encourage agency growth, stimulate planner production, and demonstrate all-around strengths in management. Cooper…

Golfing for the Greater Good with Skylight’s Stephen Niple

May 21, 2019

Last weekend, Steve Niple assembled an all-star Skylight team to take part in Synergy Networking Team’s golf fundraiser at the Bunker Hill Golf Course. The contributing members of the foursome were Steve, Matt Dohar, Katy Bryan, and Scott Dubin. The…

Skylight Showcase: New Hires of March 2019

March 27, 2019

This month, the Skylight family grew by two! Meet Makenzie and Donna below: Makenzie Lee, Marketing Coordinator, Cleveland Why did you choose to work at Skylight? I chose to work at Skylight simply because for me, it was an amazing…

Boss Ladies: Women in Leadership at SFG

March 11, 2019

In honor of Women’s History Month, we take a moment to celebrate the extraordinary female leaders across our organization. In this episode of the “Ask the Professionals” podcast series, you will meet Chief Agency Supervisory Officer Jennifer Hill, Chief Operating…

The Women of Skylight Financial Group

March 8, 2019

In honor of International Women’s Day, we wanted to take a moment to highlight the extraordinary ladies of Skylight Financial Group. We asked the women of Skylight a simple question: What empowers you every day to live your best life?…

Celebrating Clients at Cincinnati Cyclones Game

March 6, 2019

Last month, financial advisors Noah Henson, Mike Kessling Jr, and Ajdin Dropic brought together colleagues and clients for an exciting night of hockey at the Cincinnati Cyclones game. “We wanted to take some time to connect with clients outside the…

National Football Foundation Celebrates Ohio’s Finest Athletes

February 22, 2019

Last week, financial planner Jeff Logan served as Master of Ceremonies for a crowd of over 300 at the National Football Foundation’s 58th Annual Scholar-Athlete Banquet. This exciting night showcases the efforts of high school, college, and professional athletes from…

Financial Planning Throughout the Years

February 19, 2019

No matter if you are fresh out of college or a 40-year veteran, a career in financial services can be an intimidating journey. To better help aspiring planners navigate this journey, we decided to sit down with a few Skylight…

Skylight Welcomes Financial Advisor Valerie Schmitz

February 12, 2019

Ohio native Valerie Schmitz is certainly not your typical financial professional. She has lived an intriguing life full of dynamic career and personal changes. If one thing has remained true throughout her journey it has been her constant chase of…