Meet Our Team

The team at Commodore Partners has deep understanding and industry expertise in the areas of digital advertising, ad technology, marketing technology, and media. As thought partners, we immerse ourselves in our clients’ search, penetrating the proper channels to source the best potential candidates. Meet our executive team!

John Vogel, Managing Partner

John Vogel, Managing Director

John Vogel founded Commodore Partners with the idea of creating a better recruiting experience for both clients and candidates in the fulltime, contingency placement world.  The philosophy of providing a Retained Service on a Contingency basis was a founding principle and continues to drive the overall strategy of the firm.

John is the strategic leader for Commodore.  His genuine desire to help people is what motivates him daily.

John is a graduate of Montclair State University where he was a two-time Academic All-American and captain of his wrestling team; he has a MA from Kean University.  John still loves to compete and fulfills this through entrepreneurship and growing Commodore. He is an avid surfer and golfer, and enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters on the beach near their home in NJ.

Meredith Vogel, Account Manager

Meredith Becker Vogel, Recruiting Account Executive

Meredith joined Commodore Partners after working in the IT Consulting world for 7 years as an Account Manager, assisting her many clients to solve complex pain points. Meredith’s dedication to her clients helped her to successfully transition into the recruiting industry. She has a genuine desire to help clients find the right talent, and help professionals find their next opportunity.

In her free time, Meredith enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, going to the beach, and spending time with her family.