Vogel Bros. Building Co. held their annual employee celebration this February and recognized several individuals in reaching their milestone anniversaries. Employees were recognized for their total 257 combined years of exceptional service at Vogel Bros., with a special tribute dedicated to David Vogel who personally celebrated 62 years.

More than 100 employees (past and present) and guests joined together to share good food, great company and fond memories at this special occasion. David Vogel was surprised with the appearance of various family members from across the nation, and was left speechless after a documentary video was played that included several accolades and expressions of gratitude from past employees. Individuals honored for their years of service and contributions to Vogel Bros. included Dan Harang, Thomas Liebl (5 years); Mike Alvey, Kurt Fuerst, Jason Kimball, Darryl Wilson (10 years); RoJeane Anderson, Jerome Bobholz, Brent Rieder, Tim Rogers, Greg Shafer, Eric Ulrich (15 years); Ross Rehfeldt (25 years); Connie Reinke (30 years); and David Vogel (62 years).

Each individual was personally recognized and thanked by Peter Vogel, President and CEO of Vogel Bros. He addressed each honoree, crediting the success of Vogel Bros. to their hard work and dedication. Eric Ulrich, one of the honorees of the evening commented, “You and your father have truly established a great work environment built on family, high morals and great ethics. What a great company this is to work for.”