Category: CEO of the Year

Troy McQuagge Receives CEO of the Year Award

Recently, Troy McQuagge was named the Gold Winner, and CEO of the Year at One Planet Awards. One Planet Awards is a global program that honors business and professional excellence in a variety of different industries and businesses, from big to small. Troy McQuagge came to USHEALTH in 2010 as President and CEO of the Advisors program. He started turning the company around, by bolstering the program by over 500 percent over the next 4 years. This led to him being appointed as President and CEO of USHEALTH Group. After he took control of the firm, USHEALTH Group experienced major success, growth and profitability.

After accepting the CEO duties for the company, Mr. McQuagge asked the people present to help him push the company forward by building on the company’s sales momentum. The company had just reported its 4th record year of sales in a row.

Troy credited the award to the company as a whole for their business and professional excellence. USHEALTH Group Advisors, is an insurance holding company in Ft. Worth, Texas that provides health coverage to self-employed individuals and small business owners. McQuagge joined the company in 2010. Since then, the Advisors have experienced record sale growth, each year.

US HEALTH Group and its subsidiaries provide innovative Life, and Specified Disease/Sickness, Accident and Disability Insurance solutions. The company has provided coverage to over 15 million customers over more than 50 years.

Troy has 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry. He started out with Allstate, in 1983. In 1995, he moved to UICI. There he built the two largest insurance sales organizations in the United States. He currently runs the US HEALTH Group’s Advisor section as well as being President and CEO of the US HEALTH Group, itself.

Troy McQuagge plans to continue to promote sales and profit growth in the health insurance market for those under 65 years old. His new role will not take away from his driving force within the Advisors section of the company. He plans to spread the motivation throughout the whole company and continue to record new records every year.