Troy McQuagge Awarded Gold in the 2016 One Planet Awards
Troy McQuagge, a dynamic sales professional and the CEO of USHEALTH Group, scooped One Planet Award’s Gold price for chief executive officer of the year 2016. The awards are highly coveted globally by the who’s who in the business and professional world. It honors excellence in fields from every industry and, therefore, winning the gold price is a great accomplishment.
Global organizations are eligible to be considered for the awards provided they submit their nominations. These include private and public corporations, non-profit and for-profit organizations as well as startups. Presently, the awards are conferred in categories and sections including new products, teams, services, public relations, marketing, executives, and corporate communications.
McQuagge said that it was his honor to be one of the winners of the One Planet Awards and be recognized by his industry peers. However, he insisted that the award belonged to every employee at USHEALTH Group because he would not have achieved anything on his own. The industry recognition was a testament to the company’s commitment to solving the national health care affordability problem and ensuring that its customers are provided with innovative and comprehensive coverage that grows in tandem with their personal healthcare needs.
The USHEALTH Group, Inc.
Located in Ft. Worth, Texas, the USHEALTH Group is a successful insurance holding company that provides innovative health coverage for small business owners and self-employed individuals. The company’s primary objective is combining the different talents of its employees and coming up with a successful marketing campaign for promoting its profitable insurance products. It also strives to provide superior customer service that is second to none in the industry.
McQuagge joined the USHEALTH Group in 2010. Immediately, he set out to turn the company around by rebuilding its struggling captive distribution agency called USHEALTH Advisors. After his successful stint as CEO of the subsidiary, he was later handpicked to lead the entire group as President and CEO four years later. Under his management, the USHEALTH Group has registered unprecedented success, profitability, and growth.
Troy McQuagge went to the University of Central Florida and graduated with a BA in legal studies. He has an impressive three-decade experience in insurance and sales and has won numerous awards throughout his career. From 1996 to 2008, McQuagge headed Healthmarket, an agency marketing group.
McQuagge has achieved exceptional results in competitive environments that include startups, high-growth companies, and turnarounds. His world-class communication skills, decisive leadership, and the ability to motivate cross-cultural and multifunctional teams has allowed him to resolve multiple complex issues. McQuagge is also philanthropic and has volunteered for numerous causes including Semper Fi Fund, Hopkins Dallas, Hopkins Phoenix, Phoenix of New Orleans, and Crisis Nursery Phoenix.