UShealth Group, Inc. is an insurance company based in Ft. Worth Texas that provides health coverage for small business owners and the self-employed. The company strategic goals lie in providing competitive health insurance products that are affordable to its target market group but profitable to the company. Its current CEO is Troy McQuagge.
McQuagge was recently named CEO of the Year at the One Planet awards. This award is aimed at recognizing organizations for their business and professionalism. These honors are grouped into sections such as executives, new products, and services, PR and marketing among others. The awards are eligible for organizations the world over regardless of size, ownership or orientation i.e. whether profit or non-profit. Receiving the award in whichever category as mentioned above is a great honor to whichever individual or organization named and is a show professional excellence and progress.
McQuagge joined the organization in 2010 where he put into motion his plan to take the company on a new path. His first move was re-building Ushealth Advisors, the company’s captive distribution agency. This move brought about a stream of positive outcomes, which meant only good things for the company, which was on a fast track to growth. He went on to accomplish more strategic moves that would guarantee the company’s upward trajectory and make it a greater force in the health insurance sector. This led to McQuagge’s immediate promotion to President and CEO of UShealth group, Inc. in 2014.
His promotion was not the end of his innovative thinking but instead gave him even greater power at implementing whichever plans he saw best for the company’s interest. During his term as the President, he did an exemplary job. The company registered a great deal of growth and success. It was able to register great margins in the individual health insurance market, which happens to be one of the most competitive markets in the health insurance scene.
McQuagge stated that he was greatly honored to receive such a prestigious award and that though he was the one named winner that the award, in general, was for all members of staff in the company. He also stated that the award was a true demonstration of the company’s effort. He believes that the drive towards affordability for all customers is significant. This poses the biggest challenge in their drive towards innovation in providing wider coverage for the ever-changing customer needs.
Having received the honorary award, McQuagge is one of the top executives to be watched as he strives to better the company in the sector. He is a man not only driven by the prospect of profitability but also the need to provide quality and affordable services to all his customers.