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Tom Vogl Redfin adds first chief marketing officer Online brokerage company Redfin has brought aboard former outdoor company Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) Vice President of Marketing Tom Vogl as its first chief marketing officer. Vogl will be in charge of the company's marketing, public relations and brand management. He came to Redfin from a six-year stint at REI, where he handled that company's advertising and social media.Before that, he held various management positions during an eight-year tenure at Dell. In previous jobs, according to a Redfin blog post, he received a couple of interesting nicknames: "The Beast" and "The Machine."Last fall, Redfin received its latest injection of venture financing, $14.8 million, bringing its total funding since launch to $46 million. John Robison Move Inc. names new chief technology officer In early February, Move Inc. announced that former Netflix exec John Robison joined...