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

Jet Edge Creates Aircraft Brokerage Division

Jet Edge International has created a new division focused on aircraft sales and appointed Kevin White, a veteran aviation professional, as its president.

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Report: Dodgers Wanted Minor League Team in Valley

A Los Angeles Times story on Friday confirmed what has long been rumored: The Los Angeles Dodgers and the Westfield Group wanted to bring a minor league baseball team to the San Fernando Valley only to have that notion quashed by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

CareerArc Hires Execs

Human resources technology company CareerArc has expanded its leadership team with several new hires.

Report: Disney Starts Layoffs

Walt Disney Co. has started layoffs at its studio operations and those of 20th Century Fox, according to media reports.

Print Shop to Close; 114 Lose Jobs

Sinclair Printing will eliminate 114 positions as it closes its Palmdale facility to consolidate its operations in California.

Program Seeks to Boost Minorities in Tech

A coalition of tech companies and venture capital firms is starting an internship program this summer to address the lack of minorities in the tech industry.

Firm Stays Put Post-Acquisition

New owners to keep Platinum Tools in Newbury Park.

Aerospace Firm Learns Spanish

Structural Integrity brings FAA certification expertise.

Mixed Feelings as Sada Sells Off Microsoft Unit

NoHo firm splits business knowing ‘carve-outs can be challenging.’

Wesco 2020 Plan En Route to Higher Revenues

AEROSPACE: Analyst sees year of heavy investment followed by benefits.

Wesco Aircraft plan leads to higher revenues.

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