San Fernando Valley Business Journal


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.

Recent Stories

Dee Dee Myers Joins Warner Bros.

Political analyst and former Clinton White House press secretary Dee Dee Myers has been named as the head of worldwide corporate communications at Warner Bros., the company announced Wednesday.

Anywind to Open Headquarters in Palmdale

A South Korean energy company announced Tuesday it will open the headquarters of its wind energy division in Palmdale.

On-Location Filming Holds Steady

On-location production remained flat in the first quarter despite evidence that the state’s tax credit program is keeping more production in the Los Angeles region

Disney Completes Maker Deal

The board of directors and shareholders of Maker Studios have approved its acquisition by Walt Disney Co. despite a counter-offer made public Monday for the Culver City media company.

Briefs: Disney, Film Festival

Disney faces disability access lawsuit. North Hollywood film festival kicks off.

Injunction Sought to Halt Disney Acquisition

Former officers with Maker Studio Inc. are seeking a court order to stop a shareholder vote on the company’s $500 million acquisition by Walt Disney Co.

Teledyne Dials In Lab Equipment Firm

Teledyne Technologies subsidiary buys Montana maker of lab instrumentation.

Local Studios Sue Megaupload

Disney, Warner Bros. and other members of the Motion Picture Association of America have filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against file-hosting website Megaupload.

Palmdale Solar Project Begins

Construction started Monday on a Palmdale solar project that will generate 1,800 megawatts of electricity for the city.

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That Country Twang in the Land of Glitz, Glamour

Entertainment: Academy of Country Music keeping Valley headquarters.

Entertainment: The Academy of Country Music calls Encino home.

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