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Transaction Speed is Increasing: What do we do with the increased capacity?

Posted on July 2, 2018

By Mark Rounds, VP of Corporate Development In 1985 I saw my first facsimile machine in operation. The fax documents were sent over a phone line between two machines in different states. I was amazed. I immediately thought of several uses where we could increase our efficiency since we would no longer be confined to [...]

Welcome to the Team!

Posted on June 27, 2018

Vogel Bros. Building Co. extends a warm welcome to several new employees across our company. In our Lakeland, FL office, Paul Lacey has joined our team as a Project Manager and Tammy Doenges as a Field Administrative Assistant. In our Madison, WI office, new team members include: Frank Gorham as Project Manager, Nick Schuch as Estimator, [...]

Exciting News!

Posted on June 25, 2018

Congratulations to Darren Vogel for his promotion to VP of Operations for our Lakeland, FL office, and also to John Weir for his promotion to Director of Field Operations in Florida. Darren was born and raised in Lakeland, Florida and represents the fifth generation of Vogel family members to provide leadership for the company. Darren [...]

Celebrate the 4th Safely

Posted on June 25, 2018

By: Vogel Bros. Safety Department July 4th is our Independence Day, and that means cookouts, parades, flags and fireworks. While there’s plenty to celebrate, unfortunately, the thrill and excitement of fireworks can also bring pain and injury. Vogel Bros. encourages you to only enjoy fireworks at a public display conducted by professionals, especially since under [...]

2018 Trench Safety Stand-Down

Posted on May 29, 2018

By Daniel Vogel, Safety Specialist At Vogel Bros. Building Co., we believe that all jobsite accidents are preventable and that our actions make a difference. With that in mind, we will be actively participating in the 2018 Trench Safety Stand Down, June 18-23, in an effort to raise trench safety awareness throughout our organization. During [...]

Motivation or Movement?

Posted on May 21, 2018

By Mark Rounds, VP of Corporate Development Through my career I have witnessed and studied a multitude of employee motivation techniques. When I was an aspiring leader, my mentor told me that I couldn’t motivate anyone; however, I could create an environment where the person was motivated to do the work. Later, I discovered that [...]