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

American Homes Sees Huge Market for Rentals

REAL ESTATE: Migration, housing shortage push up rates for single-family units.

Huge rental market a big plus for American Homes 4 Rent Inc.

Saalex Team Helps NASA Launches

As commercial space grows, so must service contractors.

The Expendable Launch Vehicle Integrated Support 3 team at Saalex Solutions Inc. in Camarillo has been busy supporting space launches.

Vntana Looks to Open 3D Tech for Marketers

Van Nuys company’s finance round garners investment from Mark Cuban and venture capital firms.

Vntana, a 3D content management software company, announced recently that it had received an undisclosed amount of money in its latest funding round.

Government’s Big Data Set For Growth

Chatsworth firm invests to meet federal demand.

DataDirect Networks Inc., also known as DDN, has expanded its DDN Federal division by doubling the size of the payroll since the beginning of the year.

Avery Grows by Absorbing Similar Businesses

Glendale label manufacturer buys Vestcom for $1.45 billion.

Big deals from throughout the greater Valley region.

Teledyne Flir Quickly Adds to Revenue Stream

New subsidiary turns around and signs two contracts with Pentagon.

Big deals from throughout the greater Valley region.

Maker of High-Tech Coffee Mugs Gets $23 Million

Ember Technologies Inc. has received $23.5 million in a series E round of financing.

Wastewater Treatment Plant Buys Capstone Turbine

Capstone Green Energy Corp. received a follow-on order for one of its microturbine systems at a sewage treatment plant in Busan, South Korea.

Agency Hires Bring Game, TV Expertise

Legion Creative recruits to build social-first campaigns.

Legion Creative announced last month the appointment of three new creative executives to expand the marketing agency’s offerings and broaden it into streaming, television and video games.

IATSE Pact Passes With Narrow Vote

Union membership nearly split on contract ratification.

Union members approve two contracts with producers, studios.

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