Vincent Parascandola: Profile of a Leader in the Financial Advisory Industry

Vincent Parascandola is the Senior Executive Vice President of at AXA Advisors LLC, with his main responsibilities being management recruitment, development, retention, and productivity in addition to sales and development of both novice and experienced professionals in the financial sector.

Vincent Parascandola’s Industry Experience

Mr. Vincent Parascandola boasts more than two decades’ experience in finance. His career in the industry began in 1987 when he joined Prudential as an agent. In the same year, he was named Rookie of the Year. In 1990, Vincent left Prudential and joined MONY Life Insurance Company, where he held several regional and local field positions. In 2004 he joined AXA Advisors.

Before he was appointed the regional president, Vincent Parascandola had been the President of the Advantage Group, which is a division of AXA Equitable. The unit was created in the company’s bid to attract seasoned financial professionals. Before this, he co-managed AXA’s New York Metro branch, with about 400 financial experts in the tri-state region.

Career Awards, Recognition and Educational Background

According to Rocketreach, Vincent is highly regarded for his leadership style and, as a result, has obtained multiple industry awards in his career that include Master Agency and Career Development awards from GAMA. He is also highly sought-after as a speaker at numerous industry conferences, with the most notable being LIMRA distribution conferences and GAMA national LAMP meetings.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree earned at New York’s Pace University. Vincent recently returned to his alma mater to deliver the commencement speech given to the graduating class of 2014. Check out Vimeo to know more.

About AXA Advisors

AXA Advisors, LLC functions as the broker/dealer and major retail distribution channel for its parent company, AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company, which is one of the leading financial protection firms. It is also a leading provider of life and annuity insurance solutions in the country. AXA Advisors has a network that consists of nearly 6,000 financial experts who provide products and strategies for investment and financial protection as well as retirement, college, business and estate planning. AXA Equitable delivers wealth management strategies and financial protection solutions and is a subsidiary arm of AXA Financial.