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Ira Riklis, Meshulam Riklis' son
Regarding Ira Riklis
Lydia Security Monitoring Inc. dba C.O.P.S. Monitoring's CEO, Ira Riklis, enjoys visiting new locations and learning about diverse cultures. Mr. Riklis' interest in travel began with trips to Tel Aviv, Israel, where he was born. Despite the fact that he now considers America home, he continues to travel to the Middle East, Europe, and a number of other destinations, as well as exploring our beautiful country and visiting lesser-known locations.
Ira Riklis' father, Meshulam Riklis
Ira was born to go on adventures. Ira Riklis, the billionaire's son, was born in Turkey in 1923 as his parents were on their way from Russia to Israel. Ira's father was born and raised in Tel Aviv. Meshulam Riklis majored in Mathematics at the University of Ohio after arriving in America in 1940. He worked for Piper Jaffray as a stock analyst. He progressed through the ranks of business to become the founder of The Rapid-American Corporation after accumulating large amounts of stock.
Meshulam Riklis' son, Ira D Riklis, inherited his father's enthusiasm for Israel. Ira has regular access to Israel and uses travel to learn about his family's history. He has a blog about Tel Aviv. Meshulam died on January 25, 2019, in Tel Aviv, at the age of 95.
Ira Riklis is a wealthy and unreserved donor. Riklis generously donates to philanthropic groups in New York City. His donations are typically made in such a way that the money can be put to good use by the non-profit. Ira Riklis aims to assist organizations from the start until additional benefactors join in to assist with a strong plan and budget, similar to his. On this, he collaborated with the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty. He's also a brilliant writer. He also serves on a variety of boards to give back to the community. He served on the American Committee for the Tel Aviv Foundation from 1990 until 2010. On different sites, he writes about his loves and hobbies, which include food, humor, autos, and history.
Professional Work of Ira Riklis
From 1973 to 1976, Ira received his undergraduate degree in Economics and Entrepreneurship from the Wharton School of Business. He went on to obtain a post-graduate degree in Mergers and Acquisitions at the Wharton School of Business, earning an MBA in 1977. Ira Riklis is an entrepreneur in addition to traveling and writing. He is the current CEO of C.O.P.S. Security Monitoring and has a number of other enterprises. Mr. Riklis is also the President of Sutherland Capital Management, Inc., a private investment company. Ira Riklis also invests in a wide range of businesses.
The headquarters of COPS Security Monitoring is located at:
1041 Glassboro Road
Williamstown, New Jersey 08094
Phone: (800) 367-2677
On the internet, you may find Ira: