The USHEALTH Group CEO, Troy McQuagge was named as the Gold Winner of One Planet Awards. Mr. McQuagge was recognized as the CEO of the year 2016. One Planet Awards are among the most prestigious awards in the world. These awards are given to businesses and professionals who excel in their duties. All organizations in the world including profit and non-profit, public and private, large and small enterprises qualify to submit their nominations in this awarding program.
When receiving the award, Mr. McQuagge said it was a great honor to him to be named the Gold Winner of One Planet Awards. He stated that the award does not belong to him alone, but to all his colleagues at USHEALTH Group Inc. He further added that the award was a proof of their commitments at USHEALTH Group in providing their customers with affordable health care solutions.
About One Planet Awards
One Planet Awards are held every year honoring companies and employees who provide distinguished services. The awards are categorized in some sections which include; public relations, marketing, new products and services, management teams, and corporate communications.
About Troy McQuagge
Troy McQuagge is a business executive and entrepreneur from Panama City, Florida. He graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in legal studies in 1983. Mr. Troy has over 30 years of experience in sales related positions especially health insurance sales.
After his graduation, Mr. McQuagge began career with Allstate Insurance Company where he worked until 1995. He later joined the Students Insurance Division of United State Insurance Companies Inc. (UICI). In i997, he was named as the president of UICI’s insurance agency, UGA. Under his management, UGA’s annual sales records continued to increase every year. When Private Equity investors purchased UGA in 2006 and changed its name to HealthMarkets, Mr. McQuagge was handed over the responsibility of leading all the sales and marketing activities of the company while still serving as its president. In 2007, the HealthMarkets Agency Marketing Group (AMG) recorded an annual sales volume of over $1 billion. The Company was recognized as the Insurance Sales Organization of the year by Selling Power Magazine and the Stevie Awards.
Mr. Troy McQuagge joined USHEALTH Advisors, a subsidiary of USHEALTH Group in July 2010 serving as its president and ceo. In November 2013, he was appointed as the Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer of USHEALTH Group Inc. He was elected as the President and ceo of USHEALTH Group in June 2014.