The USHealth Group, Inc can take a seat knowing that it has secured itself a prestigious award this year.
Troy McQuagge, the CEO of the group was awarded the Gold Winner Award for being the CEO of the Year at the annual One Planet Awards. The One Planet Awards ceremony is a global premier awards program that gives special honors to businesses and any professional excellence in any industry all across the world. Different organizations can submit nominations to the awards crew, whether they are public or private companies, profit or non-profit companies.
When asked about receiving the award, McQuagge started by saying that it was honor for him to be named as a winner in the One Planet Awards ceremony. He went on to say that the award didn’t belong only to him but also to everyone who worked at USHealth Group, Inc. He suggested that the award was proof that the company would remain committed to solving issues involving healthcare.
Troy McQuagge is the current CEO of the USHealth Group. He attended and graduated from the University of Central Florida, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1983. He got his first start in the working world later that year when he took a job with AllState Insurance Company. In 1995,Troy McQuagge joined United Insurance Companies, Inc (UICI) and worked in the Student Insurance Division. Later on, his company became part of HealthMarkets, though he was named president in 1997. The Agency Marketing Group had more than $1 billion in sales and revenue by 2007.
McQuagge joined the USHealth Group back in 2010 and his main goal was to completely revamp the entire company and their many policies. The first thing that McQuagge wanted to do upon his arrival at the company was to modify the way its captive distribution agency, USHealth Advisors, was operating. He spent so much time revamping the system that he was eventually elected to be the president and CEO of the company by 2014. Once he got into this role, the company showed more growth and profitability in the healthcare market.