Bryan Fogel was born in Denver, Colorado, one of three children of David and Linda Fogel. Fogel attended both private and public schools graduating from East High School and attending the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Along with Sam Wolfson, Bryan developed and wrote the play Jewtopia, an off-broadway comedy in 2003 about the dating lives of two young men seeking Jewish women soon to be made into a feature film. He is also the author of the book Jewtopia: The Chosen Guide for the Chosen People, also a collaboration with Sam Wolfson.
Fogel is an avid skier who skied for the Winter Park Ski team as well as an avid bicycle road racer having raced for several teams. He continues to ski and bike ride at this time. He has a passion about work and always strives to improve his work product. All three of the Fogel children entered into the creative arts with sister Jill being a graphics web designer and brother Glen being a noted experimental film-maker.