Sten Achieves AXA Hall of Fame


Press release



June 19, 2013

Washington, Pa – Local resident C. Arne Sten, a financial professional with the Pittsburgh branch of AXA Advisors, LLC, has been inducted into the company’s Hall of Fame. The announcement was made by Richard Benonis, an executive vice president of the American Division of AXA Advisors and manager of its Pittsburgh branch.

“Induction into the Hall of Fame is a testament to Arne’s skills and is in recognition of his success,” said Benonis. “He is a highly regarded financial professional who has been continually recognized for his personal commitment to clients, professional leadership and outstanding sales performance.” 

Entry into the company’s Hall of Fame requires qualifying for AXA Advisors’ National Leaders Corps for 10 years of nationally ranked honors.  This achievement is reserved for those financial professionals who have set themselves apart from their colleagues by consistently achieving an outstanding level of sales production driven by client service.

Sten has 39 years of experience in the industry, and joined AXA Advisors as a mananging director and financial professional in 2000.  As a financial professional, Sten focuses on helping individuals and business owners address their financial goals, and provides an array of financial protection and investment products and services including life insurance, annuities and investments as well as college, estate, retirement and business planning strategies.

Mr.Sten has earned a bachelors degree from West Virginia University  in 1972.  In addition, he holds the LUTCF  professional designation.

Sten’s office is located at 150 W. Beau St  and  may be reached at (724) 222-6409.

Financial services available to individuals and business owners through AXA Advisors, LLC include: strategies and products for financial protection and investments; asset allocation, college, retirement, business and estate planning strategies; life insurance, annuity and investment products, including mutual funds.  Securities products are offered through AXA Advisors, LLC, NY, NY, member FINRA, SIPC, 10104 (212) 314-4600. Insurance and annuity products are available through an affiliate, AXA Network, LLC, which conducts business in CA as AXA Network Insurance Agency of California, LLC, in UT as AXA Network Insurance Agency of Utah, LLC, in PR as AXA Network of Puerto Rico, Inc.

About AXA Equitable

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 insurance and annuities as well as financial strategies, and investment products and services through its affiliate, AXA Advisors, LLC. The company’s products and services are distributed to individuals and business owners through its retail distribution channel, AXA Advisors, LLC and to the financial services market through its wholesale distribution channel, AXA Distributors, LLC.

AXA Equitable, a subsidiary of AXA Financial Inc., is part of the global AXA Group, a worldwide leader in financial protection strategies and wealth management. “AXA Group” refers to AXA S.A., a French holding company for an international group of insurance and financial services companies together with its direct and indirect consolidated subsidiaries. While a part of the AXA Group, AXA Equitable is solely responsible for its annuity and life insurance obligations. For more information, visit



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