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USHEALTH CEO Troy McQuagge Is One Planet’s Gold Medal Award Winner

USHEALTH Group’s president and CEO Troy McQuagge has won the Gold Medal for CEO of the Year from the internationally respected One Planet Awards. Each year the One Planet Awards jury honors the world’s best businesses and professionals in every industry. Any organization, no matter the size or type, can nominate candidates. The merits of each are examined and One Planet picks the candidates they think deserve gold, silver and bronze medals. Winning a One Planet Award is the highlight of many people’s career.


When Troy McQuagge joined USHEALTH in 2010, the first thing he did was revitalize USHEALTH Advisors, USHEALTH’s captive distribution agency. When the parent company saw the incredible job McQuagge did with making improvements to USHEALTH Advisors, they decided to make him CEO and president of USHEALTH Group Incorporated. Since Troy McQuagge took over the company, USHEALTH Group has experienced a meteoritic rise in profitability, growth and success in the health insurance market. While accepting the award McQuagge said the entire company deserved the award for their commitment to meeting their customer’s health insurance needs.


Troy McQuagge graduated from Central Florida University with a bachelor’s degree in 1983. Later that year he began his career in the insurance industry when he got a job with Allstate Insurance. In 1995 he left Allstate and was hired by United Insurance Company Incorporated (UICI)for their Student Insurance Division. A short time later he became president of UICI Insurance. Then in 1997 he moved from UICI to UGA. From the time Troy McQuagge took over the company, they began setting sales records every year.


Troy McQuagge’s next job was as president and CEO of a company called Health Markets Agency Marketing Group. McQuagge got to work right away helping the company to grow. Soon Health Markets had more than a billion dollars in sales volume. In 2010 Troy McQuagge was hired by the USHEALTH Group. His work was so impressive, within a few years he became the company’s president and CEO. With the innovative strategy he implemented, USHEALTH Group has had record profits for four straight years. McQuagge has the company’s sales numbers rising more than it ever has before..


Since Troy McQuagge became involved with USHEALTH Group in 2010, the price of the company’s stock has increased by 1,093%. He has helped the USHEALTH Group to grow exponentially. Everyone’s excited about the company’s future with Troy McQuagge in charge.

AXA Advisors

The French multinational insurance firm’s headquarters are in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. AXA offers some financial services including global insurance and management of investments. The firm has set a record by being the first insurance brand globally with a brand growth value of 14% in 2016 for the 8th consecutive years. Though they have their presence in Africa, the group operates primarily in North America, the Asia-Pacific region, Western Europe, and the Middle East. The independently run business is operated according to laws and regulations of the different countries they are located in.


History of AXA


The company was founded in 1816 as Mutuelle de L’assurance contre L’incendie (the Ancienne Mutuelle). Over the years, it acquired some other companies and subsequently changed their name then finally settled for AXA. The company aims at equipping its clienteles with information and tools to guide them towards living the life that they envision for themselves. It also helps business owners guard, reserve and gets more value from their business that is tax efficient.


The insurance firm has an artistic and social philanthropic initiative- AXA Heart in action. In 2008 they created the AXA Research Fund that supports research focused on understanding the risks that affect the environment, human life and society then get solution and means to prevent these risks. They endowed it with € 100 million. The fund was also awarded 11 endowments that support research institutions of excellence that intend to attract the best scientists. So far, the fund has funded 256 research projects that included 230 young researchers. The findings have been implemented in 22 countries with researchers from 42 different nationalities.


The firm has a great team of whose sole purpose is to ensure that your investment is safeguarded. Leading the team is Vice President Vincent Parascandola who is responsible for management development, sales, recruiting, retention, productivity, and development of new and experienced financial professionals. Having 25 years of experience, he is assorted after speaker. He has received numerous awards due to his leadership skills including GAMA’s Career Development and Master Agency Awards.