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

Loop Media to Distribute Drone Videos

Short-form video distributor Loop Media Inc. has signed a partnership agreement with Drone TV, a streaming channel for aerial videos from around the world.

ServiceTitan Buys New York Company

ServiceTitan, the software developer for contractors, has acquired Pointman, a similar company that allow contractors to access data in the field using a mobile device.

People Have Had Their Confidence Shattered

Kevin Bernzott founded his namesake firm in 1994. He and a team of 10 employees manage accounts with a minimum of $10 million for institutional clients. Previously chief executive of McGaelic Group, a multi-generational family investment office in Oxnard, he focused on real estate development and asset management. Bernzott earned a doctorate in law from the University of West Los Angeles.

We’ve Never Seen Anything Close to This

Charlie Isaacs and Dave Paller have a combined 65 years of serving the financial needs of clients who typically have $1 million or more in investment capital. Isaacs, who lives in Sherman Oaks, began his career in 1986 with EF Hutton and later spent more than 20 years with Smith Barney and another 11 years with UBS Financial Services before partnering with Paller for Raymond James Financial. Paller is a native of Phoenix who worked for 11 years at UBS Financial before joining Raymond James this year. Both men have the title senior vice president of investments.

Task Force On Industry’s Recovery

Safety a concern when film and TV production resumes.

The Hollywood Professional Association announced early this month the formation of the Industry Recovery Task Force.

Cinedigm Likes Humor and Action

Sherman Oaks firm signs distribution deal for movies.

Cinedigm Corp. announced this month that it had acquired the rights to distribute crime thriller “Devil’s Night: Dawn of the Nain Rouge” and the action comedy “All for Nikki.”

High-Low Pot Sales

RETAIL: Challenges and opportunities emerge for cannabis sellers in the coronavirus crisis.

To hear David Albanese tell it, the coronavirus outbreak has been good for the cannabis industry.

Season of Turmoil

Recent months illustrate why professional money managers need discipline and a long-term strategy.

For years, the stock market had chugged along, racking up new record highs on a regular basis.

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Cannabis Grower Buys Fourth Capstone Turbine

Capstone Turbine Corp. received an order for a fourth microturbine from a California-based cannabis grower.

SaalexIT Expands Through Acquisition

SaalexIT has acquired Arctic MSP, a managed service provider based in Eugene, Ore.

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