Rich Vogel is a founding partner and Chief Financial and Operating Officer of Loeb Enterprises. He is responsible for the development and execution of current projects, as well as the financial management and administration of the company and its holdings.
A celebrated marketer, he has spent a career forming businesses and is known for advancing concepts from the idea stage to marketplace success and rewarding exit. He is a pioneer of the innovative Venture Collective model, which forms the basis of Loeb.nyc.
Prior to co-founding Loeb Enterprises in 2005, Rich was the President of MDSC Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Synapse Group, Inc. While at Synapse from 1994 to 2004, Rich headed each of the company’s operating units and was responsible for its marketing partnerships with nearly all of the top US credit card issuers, catalog companies, international airline carriers, and major e-commerce companies.
He was also directly responsible for the company’s product groups, including its representation of over 1,000 consumer and business periodicals.
Before joining Synapse, Rich held a number of positions in consumer marketing at Time Warner, where he served from 1988 to 1994. His expertise lies in the development and deployment of innovative marketing platforms targeted to consumers in the US and abroad. Rich began his career working for E.F. Hutton on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. He holds a BS in Finance from the University of Connecticut and an MBA in Finance from the Stern School of Business at New York University. Rich is married with two children and resides in Connecticut.