Troy McQuagge won a Gold Award at the One Planet Business Awards earlier this year. McQuagge is the chief executive officer of USHEALTH Group. He was named the chief executive officer of the year. The One Planet Awards is a coveted awards program that recognizes excellence in business by individuals and organizations globally. All types of organizations including start-ups, non-profits, and public companies are eligible for nomination.
McQuagge began his career at USHEALTH in 2010. He was hired to head USHEALTH Advisors. He embarked on transforming the captive distribution agency and had major success. He was able to grow it into the largest captive agency serving the under-65 age group. This led to his appointment as the CEO and President of USHEALTH in 2014. McQuagge’s leadership has led to increased growth and sales in the competitive health insurance market.
McQuagge started out by saying that he was honored to receive the prestigious award. McQuagge dedicated the award to everyone at his company. He stated that it was a reflection of their hard work and efforts. He finished by mentioning that USHEALTH would continue to look for ways to provide the best services to clients. McQuagge studied at the University of Florida where he earned a degree in legal studies in 1982. McQuagge started his career at Allstate Insurance where he worked for twelve years. He joined HealthMarket in 1995. He was soon promoted to become the president of the marketing group. The company was able to realize hundreds of millions in profits when he was president.
Troy McQuagge is one of the top CEOs in the country. Troy has established himself as one of the industry leaders in the healthcare insurance sector. USHEALTH has won many awards as a result of its improved service, growth, and sales since his appointment as CEO. They won the bronze award for the fastest growing company at the American Business Awards and the Field Sales Team of the Year in 2015. They were awarded the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Companies in 2015 and the Insurance Company of the Year in the Gold category at the 2016 Stevie Awards.