The CEO of USHEALTH Group was recognized as the Gold winner in the 2016’s One Planet Awards, CEO of the year. Planet One Awards is an international program that is leading in honoring organizations for their professional excellences and business in all industries across the world. All organizations in the world are qualified to succumb their nominations whether private or public, whether profit-making or not, whether established or start-ups and the size don’t matter as well. Their categories of honor include new products and services, executives, Corporate Communications, PR as well as marketing.
USHEALTH Group is one of the leading insurance holding company in Ft. Worth, Texas specializing in innovative health coverage for small business owners and self-employed people. The company focusses on combining its employee’s talents and agents so as to deliver profitable and competitive insurance products. When Mr. McQuagge joined USHEALTH Group in the year 2010, he came up with an initiative to restructure the company’s captive distribution agency, the USHEALTH Advisors. Apparently, his initiative was a success, and this led him to be elected as the CEO of the company in 2014. Under the management of Mr. McQuagge as the CEO, USHEALTH Group managed to achieve an exceptional success profitability and growth despite the stiff competition in the individual health insurance market.
Mr. McQuagge expressed his delight to be honored by the prestigious One Planet Awards in the venerated industry. He said that apart from him being recognized, it is also a recognition of everyone involved at USHEALTH Group, Inc. He added that it is an evidence of their commitment as a company to offer innovative health coverage aimed at solving healthcare affordability problems at all times.
About Troy McQuagge
Troy McQuagge has been the Chief Executive Officer and the President of USHEALTH Group, Inc. since 2014. He started his career in 1983 at Allstate Insurance Company. He later worked for United Insurance Companies Inc. (UICI) which was a student’s insurance division. He became the president of the agency since 1997, and by 2006 the agency was acquired by a private investor who changed its name to HealthMarkets. Mr. McQuagge became the leader of the sales and marketing department dealing with self-employed division. The company under his control realized over $1 billion premium sales volume in the year and led to the company to win the Insurance Sales Organization of the Year from Stevie Awards and Selling Power Magazine.
At USHEALTH Group, he served diligently, and the company has grown successfully offering innovative health coverage products in the insurance industry. Mr. McQuagge has also served as the CEO and president of Freedom Life Insurance Company of America and other USHEALTH Group’s subsidiaries. Mr. McQuagge graduated in 1983 from the University of Central Florida holding Bachelor of Arts in legal studies.