Troy McQuagge is the CEO and member of the board of directors of USHEALTH Group, Inc., a health insurance service provider. Troy’s alma mater is the University of Central Florida, where he received his B.A. degree. After graduating in 1983, Troy joined Allstate Insurance Company. His next stop was the Student Insurance Division of United Insurance Companies (UICI). After two years in the UICI, he was promoted to president of the company’s insurance agency, UGA. Troy achieved great success at UCA, breaking numerous sales records. In 2006, UCA changed into HealthMarkets after a private investor purchased it. Troy continued serving as President under this new ownership. His performance was stellar, with sales surpassing the $1 billion mark and the firm bagging numerous coveted awards.
In July 2010, Troy joined USHEALTH. By 2013, he had ascended to the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer. A year later, Troy McQuagge was promoted and became the Chairman and CEO of USHEALTH Group Inc. Over the years, Troy has served in different capacities and positions within USHEALTH and its affiliates.
One Planet Business Award
In January 2017, Troy was named as the Gold winner of the esteemed One Planet Awards in the CEO’s category. The awards annually recognize outstanding personalities in business and professional sectors. Participants are nominated from organizations across the world regardless of the firm’s size or reputation.
Troy received the award due to his exemplary performance as CEO of USHEALTH. Under his stewardship, the company has witnessed exponential growth and increase in profit margins. As a result, his company has become one of the most competitive in the flooded health insurance market.
When receiving the accolade, Troy acknowledged the efforts of USHEALTH staff. He said that it was a proof of the firm’s commitment to providing quality and affordable services to its clients. McQuagge added that his company looks to provide innovative solutions to cope up with growing healthcare needs of customers.
The One Planet Awards rewards exceptional performers in business from across the globe. Some of the categories recognized at the Awards include, executives, marketing and corporate communications, PR and much more.