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A Special Moment for the Siskey Family

We wanted to share a very special moment with everyone. Diane and I were blessed 26 years ago with a Beautiful, smart and caring daughter Jenna. Today we had the privilege and honor of adding VJ to our family,  My God bless them and their marriage.  We would also like to thank all our friends and family for sharing this special day honoring the new bride and groom.

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Richard Siskey | Wishing everyone a wonderful July 4th.

There isn’t anything as Americana as the art of dressing sizzling hot dogs fresh off the barbeque, the sweet smell of freshly sugar sprinkled apple pies cooling right out of the oven & the 4th of July! For us, it is a time to celebrate summer time, and to bring our family and friends closer together for a thankful celebration. We also take the time to reflect what the 4th of July means to us and our country. Often it is easy for us to take for granted the freedom and independence we enjoy in America.

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Richard Siskey on Stable Leadership

Before I invest in a business, it’s very important that I spend the time to build a relationship with the owners and its managers. Their business might be growing, everything might look good but what I look for is the ability of those business owners and managers to look forward beyond their current growth.

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Siskey Industries LLC Believes in the American dream of Business Ownership

“One of the things we pride ourselves on at Siskey Industries is our ability to help owners strengthen the growth and value of their business”, says Risk Siskey

As Chairman of Siskey Industries, Rick Siskey knows the value of hard work. And no one works harder than the small business owner. “One of the things we pride ourselves on at Siskey Industries is our ability to help owners strengthen the growth and value of their business”, says Risk Siskey. As their private investors and strategic partners, Siskey Industries provide business owners with unique, personable solutions along with private alternative sources of financing tailored specifically toward their business needs. We are private investors because we invest our own capital toward the success of your business…(full article)

Richard Siskey,Charlotte Businessman on Angel Investing and Timing

“What angel investing typically does is fill the gap between start-up and venture capital and has a higher element of risk because of the stage of the business,” explains Richard Siskey. 

“One typically thinks small business when they hear about angel investors providing capital,” says Charlotte businessman Richard Siskey. “While that may be true, it’s essential that a small business owner understands that money from an angel investor is an investment with a needed return over time, not a loan,” explains Siskey. According to Richard Siskey,“ the timing of when the money is invested can be crucial to the overall outcome.” Richard Siskey has spent over a quarter of a century working in the financial markets, angel investing, building businesses and then selling them…(full article)

Richard Siskey A Successful Pitch to Angel Investors

“There are some very important things to consider when making a pitch to any investor or venture capital firm.”

Richard Siskey is an angel investor from Charlotte, North Carolina with over 25 years of entrepreneurial success. For more than a quarter of a century, Richard Siskey has had a unique eye in recognizing good investment opportunities. He has financed them, assisted to build their growth and strong businesses successfully matured as a result. “When a small business owner is pitching an idea there are some things to take into consideration,” notes Siskey. Amongst many of his principles and guidelines to considering a potential investment from a successful pitch, he shares a few of the following on what he calls, the “three point takeaway” to remember…(full article)