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.
Continued restructuring in the interactive division of Walt Disney Co. will result in the firing of about a quarter of its workforce, according to media reports on Thursday.
California ranks fourth in the nation when it comes to feature film production and the jobs and spending these films bring, a report released Thursday by FilmL.A. concluded.
Walt Disney Co. will no longer donate to Boy Scouts of America local troops and packs starting next year in response to the organization not allowing gay adult leaders, according to media reports
Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc. has closed on its acquisition of a supply-chain management firm serving the aerospace industry in a deal valued at $550 million.
Private membership airline Surf Air announced on Friday that Jeff Potter, former head at Frontier Airlines, has taken over as the chief executive.
A new report issued Thursday on runaway film and television production in California recommends the state increase the amount of its tax incentive program, allow big budget features to apply for the tax breaks and expand the program to include visual effects costs.
KB Home opened on Wednesday a new home in Lancaster that produces as much energy as it uses and significantly reduces water usage – what the company is billing as the first of its kind.
Private membership airline Surf Air announced on Wednesday it is expanding its service from Burbank Bob Hope Airport with flight to Las Vegas and Truckee.
Walt Disney Co. is offering 400 movie titles through a new cloud-based streaming service, Disney Movies Anywhere, the company announced Tuesday.
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. missed analysts’ earnings forecasts by a wide margin on Tuesday after the studio took a large write-down for its flop “Turbo.”