In the PRWeb article, the prestigious One Planet Business and Professional Excellence Awards named Troy McQuagge as 2016’s CEO of the Year. The global awards program celebrates the excellence of professionals and businesses in each industry around the world and more information click here.
Start-ups, public and private, for-profit and non-profit organizations from all over the world are eligible and encouraged to submit nominations. The honors are currently categorized into sections such as PR, Marketing, exutives, teams, new products and services, and Corporate Communications and Troy of Twitter.
When the CEO of the Year joined USHealth in 2010, he decided to upgrade the USHEALTH Advisors. Mr. Troy McQuagge’s success in reforming the captive distribution agency ushered him into being elected President and CEO of USHEALTH Group, Inc. in 2014. Throughout his appearance as CEO, Mr. McQuagge led USHEALTH Group, Inc. to remarkable growth within the competitive individual health insurance market.
He claims the award belongs to everyone in the company as a testimony to their commitment to solve the health insurance affordability issue. Through innovative coverage that advances according to their healthcare needs, USHEALTH Group, Inc. seeks to end the affordability problem.
After receiving his B.A. degree from the University of Central Florida in 1983, Troy McQuagge began his career at Allstate Insurance Company. After twelve years, he moved on to the Student Insurance Division of United Insurance Companies Inc. Two years later, he was named President of their insurance agency, UGA. During his leadership, UGA set a variety of sales records. In 2006, UICI was acquired by private equity investors and Troy McQuagge led the sales and marketing endeavors for the company’s self-employed group.
Mr. McQuagge became president of HealthMarket’s Agency Marketing group in 2007, directing the company to over $1 billion in sales. The company was awarded the Insurance Sales Organization of the Year by the Stevie Awards and Selling Power Magazine.
In 2010, Mr. McQuagge joined USHEALTH Advisors as its President and CEO. In 2013, he became the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing officer of USHEALTH Group, Inc. and quickly rose to the President and CEO of USHEALTH Group, Inc. by 2014 and learn more about Troy.