On 10th January 2017, the Chief Executive Officer of the year 2016 Gold winner finally got announced. The prestigious award went to Troy McQuagge. One Planet Awards hosted the awarding ceremony.
Interesting facts about One Planet Awards
One Planet Awards is a globally coveted prestigious awards program which has dedicated its efforts to recognizing professional and business excellence from all industries in every corner of the world. To be considered for this award, any organization in any country is required to submit their nominations. They can nominate anyone from both private and public, profit and non-profit, small or large organizations and even startups.
The categories which are eligible for nominations include services and new products, teams, executives, public relations, corporate communications and marketing to mention but a few. The judges for these awards are extraordinary individuals from a variety of industries and their nominations are due to the applications they submit.
Troy McQuagge’s unique role which contributed to his selection
Troy McQuagge first joined USHEALTH in the year 2010. Due to his previous experiences and unique leadership capabilities, he was able to bring about a massive significant transformation. He began his reign by re-building USHEALTH Advisors who were the central captive distribution agency.
The resulting success of his actions led to his promotion. He was nominated to serve as the President and Chief Executive Officer of USHEALTH Group in the year 2014. His tenure was characterized by rapid growth and profitability marked by numerous successes. This increase is in spite of the health insurance market being highly competitive.
Troy McQuagge’s speech as he accepted the award
In his address upon acceptance of the award, Troy McQuagge expressed his joy and humility in being named as the Chief Executive Officer of the year. He went ahead to state that the award does not belong to him only but to everybody involved in the USHEALTH Group. The award, he said, is enough proof to the company’s commitment to solving problems related to the healthcare system.
What the USHEALTH Group does
Based in Ft. Worth, Texas, the USHEALTH Group focuses on providing innovative healthcare coverage to both business owners and self-employed people. Their goal remains to combine all talents of both employees and agents to meet the competitive market and acquire competitive insurance products.