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: mmadler@sfvbj.com.

Email: mmadler@sfvbj.com
Phone: 818-316-3126 Extension: 117

Recent Stories

Preview: Manufacturing 661

The cities of Santa Clarita, Palmdale and Lancaster have made manufacturing a mainstay of their economies

Burbank Aerospce Manufacturer Acquired by Private Equity Firm

A private equity firm has acquired a Burbank aerospace parts supplier.

FilmTrack Secures $5.5 Million in Venture Capital

Entertainment industry technology company FilmTrack has received $5.5 million in series C funding from Insight Venture Partners.

Buyout Takes MRV Private

The acquisition of MRV Communications Inc. was finalized Monday by a German telecommunications supplier.

Regulators Approve Palmdale Power Plant

The California Energy Commission has approved certification for a Seattle alternative energy company to build and operate a proposed natural gas power plant in Palmdale.

Wesco Dives After Disappointing Quarter

Shares of Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc. dropped more than 24 percent the day after the company reported adjusted earnings and revenue that missed Wall Street estimates in the fiscal third quarter.

Disney Reports Lower Profits, New Streaming Strategy

Walt Disney Co. missed analyst expectations on revenue for the fiscal third quarter but beat them on adjusted earnings.

Feed an E-tailer

TECHNOLOGY: Firm positions products on e-commerce sites.

Feedonomics sees growth developing software for online retailers.

A Success at Succession

AEROSPACE: When her father died, she had to run the business. But preparation paid off.

Founder’s daughter hopes to propel Caps Aviation to new heights.

Does MRV Buyout Benefit Its Shareholders?

TELECOM: Companies will combine strengths, but price yields a small premium.

MRV Communications is acquired at low premium.

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