Mr. Vogel is an industry veteran with over 30 years of experience in the media distribution industry in North America. During his career, Mr. Vogel has led two Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Vogel served as Vice Chairman and President of Dish Network (“Dish”), the nation’s second largest satellite broadcaster serving in excess of 14 million customers at the time of his exit from day-to-day operations. Mr. Vogel was President from 2006 until 2008 and Vice-Chairman from 2005 until 2009. Prior to Dish, from 2001 until 2005 he served as CEO, President and Director of Charter Communications (“Charter”), a leading cable television and broadband service provider. Prior to joining Charter, Mr. Vogel served in various executive capacities with Liberty Media affiliated companies. In addition, Mr. Vogel served as CEO of Star Choice Communications, a publicly traded Canadian direct broadcast satellite company controlled by Shaw Communications, President of EchoStar Communications and as various executive roles at Jones Intercable. Mr. Vogel is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Shaw Communications, Sirius/XM Radio, AMC Networks and Universal Electronics Corporation, and previously served as the Chairman of FanDuel as well as a member of the Board of Directors of Dish Network and ION Media Networks.
Mr. Vogel earned a B.S., with an emphasis in finance and accounting, from St. Norbert College in DePere, Wisconsin.