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November 30, 2015

Mike Vogel

Florida Trend South Florida Editor •

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:

Upscale moves: Turning old hotels into swanky lodgings
Developers in Fort Lauderdale are transforming old hotels into upscale resorts.
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Economic expansion all around
Transportation and infrastructure projects are paving the way for future growth in southeast Florida.
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Covering Florida's celebrities: Somebody's got to do it
As founder of, Jose Lambiet makes a living digging up dirt on celebrities in Florida. He relies on concierges and cab and limo drivers to help get scoops.
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Where celebrities live in Florida
A sampling of well-known people who live in Florida, from athletes and entertainers to artists and business people.
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Florida has played host to movie stars, TV actors, presidents, writers, business magnates and sports figures since the 1890s.
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Generating Returns:Torrey Pines touts a state-funded program to develop drugs
A state-funded program designed to accelerate drug discovery in Florida is paying off
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Brain trust: Florida research groups target Alzheimer's
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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