Troy McQuagge, serving as the CEO of USHEALTH Group, Inc. at the 2016 One Planet Awards, was named the Gold winner. This award is a worldwide premier awards program that honors professional and business excellence in every industry globally. All organizations are allowed to submit nominations including non-profit and for-profit, small and large ones and also new start-ups.
Mr. McQuagge commenced working with USHEALTH in 2010 and was already focused on turning around the company starting with rebuilding USHEALTH Advisors. With his unique tactics of restoring the company, Troy McQuagge was elected the company’s president and CEO in 2014.
Under his leadership, USHEALTH Group, Inc. has experienced tremendous success and improvement in its profitability venturing in the health insurance field. At the Awards, Troy stated that it is an honor to receive the award from One Planet Awards as it provided recognition in the industry. He added that literally, the award belongs to everybody at USHEALTH as a testament to the commitment to solve healthcare affordability issues for their clients.
USHEALTH Group is a health insurance holding firm headquartered in Ft. Worth, Texas. The company primarily provides protective health coverage for vulnerable people who are at high risk of suffering and cannot protect themselves. Its goal is to put together the talents of its agents and employees to market their incredible insurance products and provide high-end customer service.
Troy McQuagge is from Florida where he attended the University of Central Florid graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree. His career journey started in 1983 at the Allstate Insurance Company. In 1995, Mr. McQuagge joined the Student Insurance Division of United Insurance Companies Inc. (UICI). After a series of hard work, in 1997 Troy was promoted to be the president of UGA, an insurance subsidiary company of UICI. During his tenure, UGA registered incredible growth in sales.
UGA was acquired in 2006 by private equity investors who named it HealthMarkets. Troy McQuagge was given a role to be in charge of all sales and marketing trends of the self-employed team of the company. McQuagge as the president of HealthMarkets’ Agency Marketing Group (AMG), in 2007, its annual premium sales grew by $ 1 billion. Also, AMG was recognized as the Insurance sales organization of the year by the inspiring Stevie Awards.
In 2010, Troy McQuagge joined USHEALTH Group Inc. He was elected the executive vice president and chief marketing officer in November 2013. After his passion and commitment, he was eventually elected the president and CEO in 2014. With more than thirty years of experience in the sales industry, Troy will take USHEALTH to the next level improving its profitability and sales. Troy is passionate about making USHEALTH the leading insurance company globally.