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Ben Kronish Ben Kronish, CLU, ChFC, CASL

Ben Kronish is a partner of Kronish Associates, Inc., a third generation financial advisory practice. A Magna Cum Laude Graduate of Union College, with degrees in Political Science and American History, Ben entered the financial services industry in 1982, became a brokerage manager and then moved from management back to personal production in 1990. An active member of industry organizations, AALU, NASD, MDRT, & NALU, Ben is involved in legislative issues involving the life insurance industry. A father of two amazing girls, Ben and his wife Chris make their home on New York's Upper West Side.

Paul Kronish, CLU, ChFC

Paul Kronish is a partner of Kronish Associates, Inc. Paul has been in the life insurance industry since 1959. He has been in personal production, run a general agency for one of the most prominent offices of New England Mutual Life Insurance Company, and founded an actuarial firm. Paul lives in Manhattan with his wife, Naomi. They have three married children, and eight grandchildren and much free time is devoted to family. Additionally, Paul has been passionate about philanthropic activities for many years. He remains actively involved in UJA-Federation and several of their agencies. When he does have free time, Paul enjoys playing golf, traveling, and spending time with his wife in Manhattan.

Brandi Palermo

Brandi Palermo is the Director of Operations for Kronish Associates, Inc. She oversees the day to day operations, and ensures all runs as smoothly and effectively as possible. Responsibilities include managing and enhancing the firm's strategic relationships. She has been in the financial services industry since 2000. She is Series 7 (General Securities Representative) & 66 (Uniform Combined State Law Examination) licensed and also has her Life & Health Insurance Licenses. Brandi was a Division I Softball pitcher in Louisiana, and enjoys all outdoor activities. She currently works out of the California office where she lives with her husband, Blane, and adorable children.

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