February 27, 2015

Mike Vogel

Florida Trend South Florida Editor • mvogel@floridatrend.com

Mike Vogel
Mike Vogel

Mike Vogel has reported and written about business in Florida for more than 20 years. He works from Broward County. He is a graduate of West Virginia University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and, prior to joining Florida Trend in 1999, worked for newspapers in southeast Florida, North Carolina, Georgia, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Articles by Vogel:

A state-funded program designed to accelerate drug discovery in Florida is paying off
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This article looks at the ground-breaking work being done at Roskamp by Fiona Crawford, President and CEO, along with Daniel Paris, head of research and development, and 50 other scientists in an old contact lens manufacturing building.
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Telecomunications: High fiber diet
Old copper-wire phone technology is disappearing. Should upstart phone providers be allowed to piggyback on the new fiber networks the traditional powerhouse phone providers are installing?
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Battle brews over half-gallon ‘growlers'
The Crafted Keg is suing the state, saying its ban on one specific size of growler has no “rational basis.”
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Miami - 'The Most Exciting City in the World'
The city of Miami was at the forefront of every trend in 2014.
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Clearing the waters in the Indian River Lagoon
The CEO of Scotts Miracle-Gro offers to pay for a two-year study.
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Howard Schnellenberger is a Florida 'Icon'
Football coaching legend lives in Boynton Beach; age 80
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Minimum-wage pilots in Florida
The employee stocking the shelf at your local Walmart and the junior first officer co-piloting the regional airline plane you're flying have this in common: Both might not take home $25,000 a year.
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A wing and a payer: Flight schools in Florida
Thousands of student pilots comprise the growing market of internationals who come to Florida and pay big money to learn to fly at one of its 91 FAA-approved collegiate and vocational schools.
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After the state imposed a $7-million funding penalty on Florida Atlantic University earlier this year for not meeting new performance standards, the Boca Raton school shifted its approach to better keep students moving toward a degree.
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