Ameriprise Advisor Was Referee for 2012 Super Bowl

John Parry, an associate financial advisor in Ohio, was the head referee at this year's Super Bowl; in a Q&A, he recently discussed his roles both on the field and in the office.

The Vikings may not have played at Super Bowl XLVI in January, but the event had a surprising tie to Minnesota.

A financial advisor employed by Minneapolis-based Ameriprise Financial was the head referee during the big game between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots.

Parry is an associate financial advisor with Lucas, Hlivko, Milvet & Parry-a Tallmadge, Ohio financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

Ameriprise recently did a Q&A with Parry, through which he shares how he got started as a referee in the NFL, why he decided to become a financial professional, and how his work on the field relates to his work at the office.

To read that Q&A, click here.