Savoy Magazine taps AXA’s Priscilla Brown for its “Top 100 Black Leaders in Corporate America” list

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April 5, 2016

NEW YORK – AXA US, a leader in providing financial security and retirement products, announced today that its Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Priscilla Brown was named as one of the “Top 100 Black Leaders in Corporate America” by Savoy magazine.

The “Top 100 Black Leaders in Corporate America” are chosen in accordance with their spheres of influence including corporate sector influence, scholastic achievement, career growth, community outreach and recognition. Candidates are evaluated by Savoy’s editorial board, community leaders and representatives from academia and business.

“It is an honor to be in the company of people who have achieved so much in their respective endeavors,” said Brown. “I’m proud that AXA's leadership, employees, partners, advisors, and clients are diverse and aligned around a goal of achieving financial security based on individual needs.” 

At AXA US, Brown is the Executive Sponsor of AXA B.L.A.C.C. (Building Leadership & Cultural Connections). AXA B.L.A.C.C. seeks to create opportunities for colleagues, the company and the community at large by fostering professional development, spreading cultural awareness and promoting financial literacy. Brown has spoken on several internal panels for AXA B.L.A.C.C. events. 

Brown is on the boards of Project Mercy, the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Eagles Youth Partnership. She is passionate about facilitating economic empowerment in poor communities, whether in rural Ethiopia or American urban centers.  Prior to joining AXA, Brown oversaw marketing and led businesses for AmeriHealth Caritas, SunLife Financial and Lincoln Financial Group. 

Learn more about the Savoy “Top 100 Black Leaders in Corporate America” list here.

About AXA

“AXA” is a brand name of AXA Equitable Financial Services, LLC and its family of companies, including AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company (NY, NY), MONY Life Insurance Company of America (AZ stock company, administrative office: Jersey City, NJ), AXA Advisors, LLC, and AXA Distributors, LLC. In business since 1859, AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company is a leading financial protection company and one of the nation’s premier providers of life insuranceannuity, and financial products and services distributed to individuals and business owners through its retail distribution channel, AXA Advisors, LLC (member FINRA, SIPC) and to the financial services market through its wholesale distribution channel, AXA Distributors, LLC. 

AXA S.A. is a Paris-headquartered holding company for a group of international insurance and financial services companies, including AXA Equitable Financial Services, LLC companies. AXA S.A. is a worldwide leader in financial protection strategies and wealth management with 103 million clients in 59 countries as of Dec. 31, 2015. AXA S.A. has been ranked the No. 1 insurance brand in the world by Interbrand for seven consecutive years as of Oct. 5, 2015. 

The obligations of AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company and MONY Life Insurance Company of America are backed solely by their claims-paying ability. Find AXA on FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn. For more information, visit

All comments are on a comparable basis for activity indicators (constant Forex, scope and methodology), and at constant Forex for earnings, unless otherwise specified. Non-GAAP measures such as underlying earnings and adjusted earnings are reconciled to net income on page 20 of this release. AXA’s FY15 financial statements have been examined by the Board of Directors on February 24, 2016 and are subject to completion of audit procedures by AXA’s statutory auditors.

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