The 2016 One Planet Awards have selected Troy McQuage the CEO of the USHEAlTH Group Inc., as its Gold Winner of the Year. Mr. McQuage was nominated in the “executives” category of the OnePlanet Awards categories which include, teams, new products and services, PR, Marketing, and Corporate Communication.
The purpose of the One Planet Awards, an annual event, is to honor employees and companies in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin-America. Mr. McQuagge was recognized for his innovation. He is known for increase sales and streamlining procedures. His staff also recognized his excellence. What makes this award unique is that the award is based upon peer recognition of excellence. Click Here for more information .
This award is given to organizations in every industry, worldwide. Any organization, from a non-profit, profit, public, private and to any organizational size of startups, can submit nominations to One Planet Awards. When Mr. McQuagge received the award, he was very gracious and shared the award with the USHEALTH Group for its commitment to managed health care and affordability.
Troy McQuage’s employment in health care insurance has eclipsed 30 years. In 1993, Troy McQuagge received a B.A. degree in Legal Studies, from the University of Central Florida. Troy at Facebook .
In 1993, his career began with Allstate Insurance Company. In 1997, he was named the President of the United Insurance Companies Inc. (UICI). He enjoyed yearly sales records at UICI. In 2006, UICI was then acquired by equity investors, and its name was changed to HealthMarkets. In 2007, Mr. McQuagge was named President of the HealthMarkets’ Agency Marketing Group (AMG). AMG received the Insurance Sales Organization of the Year, by Selling Power Magazine and the Stevie Awards.
In 2010, Mr. McQuagge was employed by USHEALTH Group, Inc. His principle responsibility was to reshape the USHEALTH Groups exclusive agency, USHEALTH Advisors. Mr. McQuage to give a new direction to the company and was successful in reshaping USHEALTH ADVISORS and, as a result, for four years, he increased its profitability and growth, each year. In November of 2013, Mr. McQuagge was elected Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of USHEALTH ADVISORS. He achieved over 1 Billion dollars in sales. In 2014, Troy McQuage was elected President and CEO of the USHEALTH Group Inc. which focuses on the self-employed and small businesses.