The Rise of Vinny Parascanda

Vincent Parascanda, often known as Vinny Parascanda is the Senior Executive Vice President of AXA Advisors, LLC. He is located in what is considered the Atlantic branch and operates out of the greater New York City Area. Parascanda graduated from Xavierian high School in New York City. Then he went and graduated from Pace University with a Bachelors in Computer Science. He eventually returned to his alma mater as a key speaker at their 2014 Spring Commencement. After college, Parascanda worked with a company called Irving Trust Company as a Systems Analyst and then after two years he went to Prudential Insurance where he was an Agent for 2 years. In 1990, Parascanda joined a company where he would stay and work his way up. The MONY Group, was the company were Vinny Parascanda really started to shine. He entered the company as a Financial Professional and started to climb the ladder. Parascanda spent time as a Sales Manager, a Managing Director, and he finished his time with the MONY Group as the Field Vice President for seven years. After leaving The MONY Group, Parascanda joined the company that he is still with today, AXA Equitable. He joined as the Executive Vice President and it only took him close to three years to become President of the Advantage Group. In even less time, he was promoted to being the President of the Northern Division after only being the President of the Advantage Group for 12 months. In 2009, Vinny Parascanda was promoted to one of his most important positions and that was being the President of the Continental Division, where he over saw the Northwest part of the country along with California and Hawaii. He was in charge of sales, recruiting, compliance, human resource and more. After 3 years of service, Vinny Parascanda was promoted to Chief Sales Officer and President of the Continental Division in 2013, and this gave him the responsibility of overseeing 46 AXA Advisor branch offices in the whole United States. In less than two years, Vinny Parascanda was promoted to the position he currently holds now, as The Senior Executive Vice President of AXA Advisors, LLC.