Mark Madler covers accounting, aviation & aerospace, banking & finance, manufacturing, media & entertainment, the cities of Burbank and Simi Valley, and the Antelope Valley. He joined the company in February 2006.
Madler previously worked as a reporter for the Burbank Leader. Before that, he was a reporter for the City News Bureau of Chicago and several daily newspapers in the suburban Chicago area.
He has a bachelor’s of science degree in journalism from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
American Homes 4 Rent announced on Wednesday a $100 million secondary offering of preferred shares.
A moratorium on adult film production remained in effect on Wednesday as industry professionals awaited testing results related to an adult performer who tested positive for HIV.
Walt Disney Co.’s new Shanghai resort is not scheduled to open until 2015 but already there is talk of expanding it, according to media reports on Tuesday.
NBCUniversal received a boost for its technology coverage on Monday with the announcement that the media company signed a deal for a news website with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher of AllThingsD, according to a media report.
Aluminum wheel manufacturer Superior Industries International Inc. announced Monday it would pay out a quarterly dividend of 18 cents a share.
Energy: Palmdale’s proposal opposed by neighboring city.
Energy: Palmdale wants a gas-solar power plant – but Lancaster doesn’t.
Lending: 1st Enterprise ramps up Woodland Hills office opened in spring.
A low-profile business bank is raising awareness by putting more bankers on the street.
Northridge mall tries tablet-equipped carts for children.
Aviation: The first corporate Airbus CJ318 will fly from Van Nuys.
The defense electronics system division of Alliant Techsystems Inc. will begin relocating from Woodland Hills to Northridge at the end of the month.
The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority decided on Monday to scale back the commercial development of land it owns adjacent to the Burbank Bob Hope Airport.