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AviWeisfogel, the Sleep Apnea and GoFundMe Campaign

AviWeisfogel started ‘Owner Unlimited Sleep Patient’ in 2012. Soon afterwards, he started tutoring dentists on best practices for patients with sleep issues. In 2014, his ‘Dental Sleep Masters’ program was launched. Through this, dentists learn how to treat sleeping disorders and how to penetrate sleep with oral appliances.

Dental Sleep Apnea

‘Obstructive sleep apnea’ is a condition that affects people without regard to status or age. It is however more likely to be health treatment experienced by older people. Overweight individuals are likely to suffer from this owing to the likelihood that fat has pressed their airways. Waist fat and that around the neck can pose serious challenges. Smoking, blood pressure and diabetes make the risks higher for men above 40 years. Men and women should ensure they measure around their necks to ensure they are within the safe measurements advised.

Education

AviWeisfogel went to Rutgers University where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree. He majored in psychology and biology. At the New York University’s dentist college, he earned a DDS.

Crowd Funding on GoFundMe

In support of operation smile, AviWeisfogel started fundraiser at GoFundMe. Kids who have cleft lip or other challenges related to the mouth are offered free surgery and follow up courtesy of this international charity: Operation Smile. AviWeisfogel also supports adults, who were unable to deal with childhood issues such as cleft palate, cleft lip and other facial deformities. Through this campaign, AviWeisfogel is determined to raise $2000 to support such victims. Through this campaign, kids will be able to lead a happy and fruitful life without discrimination and ridicule to learn more: http://thebrotalk.com/sports/avi-weisfogels-controversial-outlook-on-the-2017-2018-knicks/ click here.

AviWeisfogel said, in an interview, those children with deformities needed to be treated as though they were one’s own. It is this passion for helping the children with deformities that informs his passion to fund raise. Every child, he said deserves surgical care. This was his response to a question posed about his choice of organization to support.

Operation Smile is known world over for the good work it does in restoring people’s dignity through vital operations. The organization works with hospitals and governments to provide solutions to individuals and families with children with deformities.

Troy McQuagge wins Gold in CEO of Year Award from One Planet

Troy McQuagge is without any doubt one of the most influential and successful CEOs from the United States. With decades of experience in the field of insurance, sales, management and healthcare, Troy has made an impeccable career for himself. For his achievements, he was recognized and decorated with numerous awards from different institutions in the past. His list of awards is still increasing, and very recently, Troy was awarded CEO of the Year Award in the Gold category from One Planet Awards.

 

 

One planet is considered as one of the top Award Programs that has been recognizing different organizations and individuals for their excellent achievements over the past. Every year, they consider hundreds of organizations and executives from different sectors from both home and abroad. They consider all sorts of groups including but not limiting to profit and nonprofit, philanthropic and corporates and so on. Hence, winning an award in such as prestigious event was truly a remarkable thing for Troy.

 

 

Troy McQuagge has more than 30 years of experience in insurance and sales. He completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida. After completing his studies, he worked in some leading organizations and contributed to their growth through his professional expertise. He served as the President Agency Marketing Group of HealthMarket from 1996 till 2008 and led the team to exceptional growth and profitability in that period. Next, to this, he joined USHEALTH Advisors as President & CEO in 2010 and took the leadership role to transform this company into the leading organization in the Under 65 Health Insurance Market through his innovative approach such as Agency Platform and so on.

 

 

Considering his excellence and expertise, Troy was appointed as the President, CEO, and a member of the Board of Directors of USHEALTH Group, Inc in 2014. This was even a bigger and more challenging role for Troy where he became responsible for capturing strategic growth and profitability of this company. Again, Troy was successful in achieving his goals and under his leadership, USHEALTH Group was able to achieve unprecedented growth and profitability in past three years. Hence, it was pretty obvious for everyone that Troy will get the CEO of the Year from One Planet this time.

 

 

The news was announced by One Planet to the media on January 10, 2017, as Fort Worth, Texas and both Troy and his colleagues were pretty happy to hear this. Troy in a briefing told the media that this award belongs to his colleagues in USHEALTH Group and this is an evidence of their professional dedication. He also informed that they would continue to serve their clients and bring in even more affordable health care solutions in the future.