August 19, 2014

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:

It's prime time for Florida's newest public university: Florida Polytechnic
Florida Polytechnic University welcomes its first class in August, just two years after its creation.
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Sticky wicket in Broward County
A Broward County-built cricket stadium hasn't attracted the international matches it aimed for.
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Cashing in at BP's expense
Are businesses in Florida taking money they don't deserve from an oil spill settlement program, or did BP just rush into an agreement it now regrets?
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Blimp exchange in Broward
Next-gen blimps bump off Broward airships.
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'Fish Tank Kings' brings new reality to Living Color Aquariums
Fort Lauderdale-based Living Color Aquariums tries to parlay global exposure on reality TV show “Fish Tank Kings” into new business and new markets.
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A digital education for Florida schools
Florida set an ambitious goal of providing one computer device for each public school student. It's getting an education.
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Florida Tech's natural niche
FIT wants to raise $10 million to build a world-class education, research and outreach center in Melbourne.
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These executives answered the question, "How did you get the idea to start your company?" Eric Schigiel, Founder, CEO / Opustone Natural Stone Distributors, Miami; Steve Trover, CEO / All Star Vacation Homes, Orlando; Laura Johnson, CEO, designer / Coton Colors, Tallahassee
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The four-year expansion of I-595 creates three tolled, reversible express lanes that will separate long-distance commuters from more local traffic for the length of the ride. The public-private partnership came through necessity.
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