Troy McQuagge Honored as Innovative CEO
Troy McQuagge, the CEO of USHEALTH Group, has been selected as the One Planet Awards’ Gold Winner. The One Planet Awards are an international awards ceremony that recognize business acumen and success in a variety of industries across the globe. Both public- and private-sector companies and groups of all sizes are encouraged to nominate team members to be honored for their achievements.
McQuagge has been at USHEALTH since 2010, with his first role at the company being the rebuilding USHEALTH’s sales force. His success prompted the board of directors to choose McQuagge as CEO soon thereafter in 2014. McQuagge’s leadership has been key to the company’s success in marketing to individual consumers of health coverage. At the ceremony, he acknowledged the employees at USHEALTH as being instrumental to the corporation’s success. Based in Ft. Worth Texas, USHEALTH sells and underwrites health insurance and related supplements. Founded in 1982, the company currently employs over 200 employees.
Prior to joining USHEALTH, he was a finalist for a Stevie Award for Hiring and Recruiting. The Stevie Awards are one of the most prestigious awards programs in the sales and customer service industries. In 2016, he was also recognized as CEO of the Year by CEO World. Troy McQuagge knows what it takes to rise above the rest in a fiercely competitive industry. It is this knowledge that he has acquired over decades of business experience that has allowed him to become the highly-regarded CEO that he is today. Troy McQuagge on Facebook.
Originally from Panama City, Florida, McQuagge received his undergraduate education at the University of Central Florida. He began his career at AllState and has over thirty years of experience in insurance sales. He was a top executive at HealthMarket from 1996 to 2008. Despite McQuagge’s success in the business world, the executive is humbled by the heights that he has reached. An active volunteer and philanthropist, he is a deep believer in sharing his good fortune and helping others fulfill their potential. He hopes to continue to contribute to both the business and philanthropic worlds as he develops his career even further in the next few years.