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: mmadler@sfvbj.com.

Email: mmadler@sfvbj.com
Phone: 818-316-3126 Extension: 117

Recent Stories

Studio Rises in Sun Valley

DEVELOPMENT: Demand spurs plan for massive film complex.

Equipment rental company Line 204 plans large soundstage project to meet film demands.

Nanotech on Spec

Boeing invests in Gamma Alloys and its mixture of aluminum and ceramic with an eye toward using the material in aerospace manufacturing.

Gamma Alloys in Santa Clarita received funding from Boeing Co. for developing composite material using nanoparticles.

Entrepreneur Plays the Odds With Traffic Tickets

LAW: Offender pays Tikd, which then settles with the local court.

A Florida startup is making it easier for residents of Los Angeles County to pay and manage traffic tickets.

Around the Valleys

News and notes from the greater San Fernando Valley

Preview: Nanotech on Spec

Gamma Alloys was notified last month that Boeing HorizonX Ventures, the venture investment arm of Boeing Co., would make an investment in the company and its composite material that Chief Executive Mark Sommer believes could one day replace regular structural aluminum in aircraft.

Disney Expands Board to 14

Walt Disney Co. has added the head of a biotech firm and a computer technology executive to its board of directors.

Reports: Disney Closes in on Fox Deal

Walt Disney Co. is closing in on a deal to buy the media assets of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc., according to media reports Tuesday.

AeroVironment Climbs on Profitable Quarter

AeroVironment Inc. beat Wall Street expectations on earnings and revenue for the fiscal second quarter.

Westlake Village IT Firm Acquired

Information technology company Independent Technology Group has been acquired by InterVision Systems, the companies have announced.

Bethany Mayer Resigns as Ixia President

Bethany Mayer resigned as president of the Ixia Solutions Group of Keysight Technologies Inc. effective Friday.

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