CEO Troy McQuagge of USHEALTH Group, Inc., was named the chief executive officer of the year Gold Winner in the influential One Planet Awards. The prestigious One Planet Awards is a global leading awards program honoring the best business and professional men and women in all trades around the world. Companies from all over the world are entitled to submit their nominated candidates including public organizations, non-profit organizations, and also start-up entrepreneurs.
When McQuagge joined USHEALTH in 2010, he was on a mission to turn around the company by rebuilding its redundant distribution agencies and the USHEALTH Advisors. His achievement with empowering Advisors ultimately led to Troy’s election as President and CEO of USHEALTH Group in 2014. During his two-year leadership tenure, the company has registered extraordinary success, expansion and huge profits in the extremely competitive individual health insurance sector.
Troy was excited and honored to receive the high-status international award during the auspicious ceremony. He dedicated the award to the USHEALTH Group team for their outstanding support and commitment towards growth. As a testament to the group’s commitment to solving healthcare problems, USHEALTH provides innovative, affordable coverage that is beneficial to their customers’ health care needs.
USHEALTH Group, Inc., is a health insurance company based in Ft. Worth, Texas. They provide innovative health coverage for sole proprietors and small business owners. Their goal is to combine employee and agents’ talents to market competitive insurance products while providing better customer service in the company’s operations.
Troy McQuagge is the current President, CEO and a Board Member of USHEALTH Group, Inc. Troy began his career with Allstate Insurance Company in 1983. He joined UICI in 1995 and was later named as head of UICI’s insurance agency, UGA, in 1997. Under his able leadership, UGA achieved high sales records during his tenure. The company later changed names to HealthMarkets Inc., when private equity shareholders acquired it in 2006. McQuagge was tasked with managing the sales and marketing departments within the company’s group.
In 2007, HealthMarkets President, Troy McQuagge, reported more than $1 Billion annual sales volume, and the company was feted as the Insurance Sales Organization of the Year, by the Stevie Awards and Selling Power Magazine. McQuagge graduated in 1983 from the University of Central Florida with B.A Honors.