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

Report: California Tops for Film Production Spending

California was the primary location of 12 out of the top 100 feature films released domestically last year, making it fourth on a list in a report released Tuesday by FilmL.A.

Monster Digital Looks at Strategic Options

Monster Digital Inc. announced Friday it had hired Benchmark Co., a New York investment bank, to consider strategic alternatives for the company.

GameWorks Acquired by Oomba

The assets of GameWorks Entertainment LLC are being acquired by social media and software development company Oomba Inc.

Anheuser-Busch to Invest in Van Nuys Brewery

Anheuser-Busch is investing $10 million at its Van Nuys brewery to improve water efficiency in the filtering, brewing and packaging operations.

One Drop Puts MannKind Above $1 Threshold

PHARMA: Amazon-based marketing deal boosts company’s share price.

MannKind sees stock soar with marketing deal on Amazon Prime.

Dole Ripe for Public Offer?

FOOD: Billionaire David Murdock proposes to sell fruit giant’s shares to investors.

Didn’t buy those Dole Food Co. shares the other times it was public? You may get another chance.

Firm Delivers Bed in a Box

MANUFACTURING: Mattresses beat stiff online competition.

The bed-in-a-box concept has made Relief-Mart in Calabasas an Amazon favorite.

Would-Be Composers Can Crib From Music App

SOFTWARE: Students, faculty at Cal Arts collaborate to create Auraglyph.

Unsatisfied with the music-related apps on his new iPad, Spencer Salazar decided that he would make his own.

Valley’s High Flier

Frank Miller takes the top job at Hollywood Burbank Airport just in time to manage construction of new 14-gate terminal.

Q&A: Frank Miller gets ready to oversee new terminal project as new executive director of Hollywood Burbank Airport.

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Investment Firm Acquires TestEquity

Test equipment supplier TestEquity has been sold by its private owner First Atlantic Capital Ltd. to LKCM Headwater Investments.

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