As the chief executive of USHEALTH Group, Troy McQuagge has won several awards for his effective business strategies. One Planet Awards recently acknowledged his business and professional excellence. McQuagge was the recipients of the CEO of the year award presented by the institution. One Planet Awards is renowned for recognizing executives who have fostered developments in their companies. The organization accepts nominations from private, public, non-profit, and for-profit companies.


Speaking at the award ceremony, McQuagge said that the award is dedicated to USHEALTH’s professional team. He also mentioned that the firm is on the verge of solving healthcare problems by providing cost-effective health coverage to clients. McQuagge thanked One Planet Awards for recognizing his efforts in the healthcare industry.


McQuagge joined USHEALTH’s professional team in 2010 with the aim of transforming the company. He was also keen on the emerging health insurance plans released by U.S-based companies. He first focused on rebuilding the USHEALTH’s distribution agency known as USHEALTH Advisors. In 2014, he succeeded in restructuring the company and was appointed to serve as the chief executive officer and president of USHEALTH Group. Under his leadership, the group recorded tremendous growth in terms of profit generation. The group is also considered as one of the highly competitive institutions in the health insurance arena.


Troy McQuagge’s Career Background


Before serving as USHELTH’s CEO, Troy McQuagge held several positions at the company. He began his tenure as the VP and chief marketing officer for the company. Four years after heading USHEALTH’s marketing endeavors, McQuagge ascended to the CEO position. He is the CEO of other subsidiaries of USHEALTH Group. McQuagge was also instrumental in the growth of Freedom Life Insurance Company as he served as its CEO and president.


McQuagge’s first insurance job was as a health insurance agent of Allstate Insurance Company in 1983. He also became a Student Insurance Division member in 1995. Two years later, UICI appointed McQuagge as its president. During his tenure at UICI, he focused on boosting the company’s sales and marketing efforts. McQuagge attributes his professional career success to the knowledge he acquired from Central Florida University and his unparalleled health insurance experience.