The Senior Executive Vice President of AXA Advisors in New York, Vincent Parascandola, has 25 years of experience in the insurance and financial industry. Being in charge of sales, , recruiting, retention, management development, and the development and productivity of experienced and new financial professionals, he runs a tight ship and has earned the respect of everyone who works under him and with him. With AXA, Vincent helps to provide practical and innovative financial programs for a variety of clients. The customized advise and guidance he helps to offer has given the firm a solid reputation for reliability and professional excellence. The network of nearly 6,000 financial professionals that serve customers at AXA Advisors help people specifically with strategies and products for asset allocation, college, business, retirement, estate planning, financial protection, and investments, and he is glad to be a part of that.
Vincent Parascandola has won many awards for his excellent management skills, and a couple of these include GAMA’s Career Development and Master Agency Awards. He is constantly being contacted for speaking engagements and has spoken at various industry and company conferences. Vincent was also the chair of LIMRA’s Field Officers Committee, and is an alumni at Pace University, New York, where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in computer science. In 2014 the graduating class at Pace University, was treated to a commencement speech given by Vincent.
As a philanthropist, Vincent Parascandola assists AXA with its mission to help high school seniors kick-off their college career the right way by offering the AXA Achievement Scholarship. This program offers up $1.4 million in scholarships to younger people all over the United States by providing them with a $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000 scholarship. He also helps with The AXA Foundation, which guides programs that promote community engagement, collaboration, achievement, and a culture of trust. By volunteering their time, members of the foundation work local nonprofit organizations and work on disaster preparedness, health and disease prevention, accident prevention, environmental sustainability, financial education, and resources for at-risk youth. The foundation also matches donations that its employees choose to make towards the cause of their choice, and Vincent is proud to be a part of this.