Life & Reality

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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St. Jude Wine Dinner Hosted by Rick and Diane Siskey

Friday, April 19, 2013
Rick and Diane Siskey’s Home

Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.

Dinner: 7:30 p.m.

Be part of a festive evening featuring cocktails, exquisite cuisine, live entertainment and the opportunity to hear from a St. Jude family.

By attending and supporting this dinner, you will help St. Jude in its mission of finding cures and saving children. Thanks to the generosity of friends like you, no family ever pays St. Jude for anything.

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Richard Siskey Offers Advice to College Graduates

“I think folks right out of university need to understand that life is life and sometimes, you just have to deal with it as you journey along,” says Siskey

Richard Siskey states they want people who will not do half-hearted work in their organization. “Apathetic employees who only do work half correctly are not employees that last long,” says Richard Siskey. Like never before, he maintains that in this economy employers are looking for hard workers. Don’t expect life to be fair, is another word of wisdom that Richard Siskey often shares with college graduates. “I think folks right out of university need to understand that life is life and sometimes, you just have to deal with it as you journey along,” says Siskey…(full article)

Charlotte, NC Entrepreneur Rick Siskey – Money Doesn’t Equal Happiness

Rick Siskey’s hometown, Charlotte, NC, is home to the Siskey Family YMCA, an organization he supports for its betterment of his community. The success of Siskey’s firm, Siskey Industries, has afforded him the opportunity to give more than he ever thought possible, says Rick Siskey. This Charlotte, NC native feels that his success is not without the help and support of others and thanks his community through his involvement with nonprofit organizations like the United Way. (full article here)

Richard Siskey Personal Thoughts on Living Life Well

For Richard Siskey, life is lived believing that it doesn’t matter what happens to you, it’s what you do about it.

Life is a constant journey of learning, according to business entrepreneur Richard Siskey. An angel investor and national speaker, Siskey lives life to its fullest. Throughout his successful career, Richard Siskey has collected quotations, favorite sayings and belief statements. But when asked to name his top picks, Richard Siskey says “to focus in on just two or three is next to impossible.” For Richard Siskey, life is lived believing that it doesn’t matter what happens to you, it’s what you do about it. “I will always maintain that the majority of life is not what is given to you but how you handle and respond to it,” adds Richard Siskey…(full article)