Mark Madler

Staff Reporter (Technology, Entertainment)

Mark R. Madler covers aviation & aerospace, manufacturing, technology, automotive & transportation, media & entertainment, banking & finance 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.

He can be reached at (818) 316-3126, or by email:

Phone: 818-316-3126 Extension: 117

Recent Stories

Valley Group’s Ad Warns Amazon About California

The California Business and Industrial Alliance in Sunland has placed a full-page ad in the northwest edition of USA Today to warn Inc. away from locating its second headquarters in the state.

Location Filming Falls on Lower TV Production

On-location film, television and commercial production fell by 3.5 percent in the third quarter compared to a year ago because of a drop in television shoots, according to figures released Wednesday by FilmL.A.

Governor's Signature Creates Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency

Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday signed into law a measure that will consolidate three water agencies in the Santa Clarita Valley into a single water district.

U.S. Nuclear Ships Radiation Monitors to Air Force

U.S. Nuclear Corp. has started delivery this month of its portable tritium air monitors to the U.S. Air Force.

Retirement Funds Feature Bitcoin

FINANCE: Metal seller Goldco turns to virtual currencies.

Woodland Hills’ precious metals dealer expands into digital currency with new retirement accounts.

BYD’s Bigger Footprint

MANUFACTURING: Opening ceremony reveals vehicle maker’s larger plant for electric buses.

BYD Motors completes expansion with honored guests.

Product Placement Agency Relocates to Valley

MARKETING: Firm, owned by Bill Gates, moves from Seattle to Sherman Oaks.

Branded Entertainment Network Chief Executive Gary Shenk is not shy to talk about the milestones the company has achieved this year.

Trampolines at Shopping Mall

RETAIL: TV star manager hopes to bring bounce in foot traffic.

“American Ninja Warrior” jumps into new challenge: opening a trampoline center in Thousand Oaks.

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Preview: Retirement Funds Feature Bitcoin

Metal seller Goldco turns to virtual currencies.

Disney Starts Laying Off 100 to 200 TV Staffers

Walt Disney Co. has started laying off workers at its broadcast television and cable networks, according to media reports.

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