Mr. Vincent Parascondola, aka Vinny, is at the helm of AXA Advisors, LLC as the Senior Executive Vice President. He is responsible for managing the productivity of the company, human resource (recruiting and retention), coming up with new and experienced financial professionals and sales managers.
He has a vast wealth of experience which spans over 25 years in the field of finance. He made an entrance into the industry 1987 as an agent in Prudential, which saw him subsequently get awarded an honor as the National Rookie of the year. Three years later, he joined MONY Life Insurance Company where he held a variety of local and field management positions. He worked there for 14 years before calling it quits while in search of greener pastures.
He joined AXA Advisors in the year 2004, as a divisional president. His accolade speaks for itself, since before taking over his current position, he was the chairperson of the Advantage Group, a unit of AXA Equitable created to attract seasoned financial professionals. He also acted as a co-manager of the company’s New York Metro branch, which has approximately 400 professionals in the tri-state area.
Known all over for his exemplary leadership skills, he has been awarded various prizes among the notable ones being the GAMA Career Development and Master Agency Awards. He is famous for his public speaking capabilities, and he is a vastly sought after public speaker. Subsequently, he has given his in-depth oratory experience to various industry and company conferences, including GAMA Public Meeting, LIMRA Distribution Conference, and his alma mater (Pace University). He holds various posts such as a member of GAMA, previous president of Florida Chapter, and Chair of the LIMRA Field Officers Committee.
Mr. Parascondola earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Pace University, New York. He is recognized by the school, and he is invited from time to time to go and give his speech to the continuing students. He went there recently and gave his address to the graduating class of 2014. He has placed AXA Advisors on the top of the pyramid, and indeed the sky is the limit. He is not stopping anytime soon in his quest to be the very best in whatever he does.