December 26, 2014 10:51 AM ET

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Company Overview of The Weather Channel, LLC

Company Overview

The Weather Channel, LLC provides weather forecasts, content, and data through television, online, mobile, and tablet screens. It offers forecasts in the areas of aches and pains, agricultural, air quality, beach and marine, beauty, family time, fitness, interstate, national and regional, and pollen; provides maps; and offers mobile and downloads, such as desktop weather, email/SMS alerts, mobile, notify! voice alerts, RSS feeds, screensavers, toolbars and more, and widgets and gadgets. The company also provides content on TV; offers content in the areas of camping and hiking, fishing reports, golf conditions, home improvement, lawn and garden, picnic and grilling, and ski conditions; and pr...

300 Interstate North Parkway

Atlanta, GA 30339

United States

Founded in 1982

Phone:

770-226-0000

Fax:

770-226-2632

Key Executives for The Weather Channel, LLC

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 52
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Strategy Officer and President of Distribution
President of Digital Division
President of The Weather Channel Network
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Weather Channel, LLC Key Developments

Weather Channel Owners Reportedly Eye Sale

The Blackstone Group, Private Equity Group, NBCUniversal Media, LLC and Bain Capital Private Equity are looking for possible strategic options including a possible sale of The Weather Channel, LLC, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter. It is believed that Weather Channel hasn't begun a formal process or hired a bank. The Blackstone Group, Private Equity Group, NBCUniversal Media, LLC and Bain Capital Private Equity are in talks with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

The Weather Channel, LLC Presents at Deutsche Bank 22nd Annual Leveraged Finance Conference, Sep-30-2014

The Weather Channel, LLC Presents at Deutsche Bank 22nd Annual Leveraged Finance Conference, Sep-30-2014 . Venue: The Phoenician, 6000 East Camelback Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, United States.

The Weather Channel Announces New App for iPhone for Weather Watcher

The Weather Channel announced a new The Weather Channel App for iPhone is for true weather enthusiasts who want a full view of the weather with the expertise, technology and scale of The Weather Channel. Available from iTunes, the app's new design and interface make it easy to use. The Weather Channel App for iPhone introduces Social Weather. More data points mean a more accurate forecast, and The Weather Channel has the most data. Details come from proprietary models, official government sources worldwide, Weather Underground's network of 33,000 personal weather stations, and now crowd-sourced weather reports via mobile app. Enjoy the best day outside with a new design and new features: Find weather faster -- A beautiful new design and simple interface aligns to the iOS7 look. The radar map loads faster and is smoother than ever. Discover deeper, more engaging content -- With new navigation, swipe left to right for saved locations, or swipe up and down to view detailed forecasts and news. A vertical scroll unveils current conditions, hourly and 10-day forecasts, radar, video, news and more. Get the info need -- Tap on the circle on the main screen for current details -- "feels like" temperature, wind, dew point, humidity, visibility, pressure, UV index, and sunrise and sunset times. Help improve the forecast -- Social Weather lets fans report local conditions, or take and share a photo of current weather. Plan day, no matter the season -- Helpful tools give airport delays for travel, flu reports, pollen alerts and more. Stay safe in severe weather -- During extreme events, entire app will change to tell the full story. Expect a difference -- The app even has a new icon on device home screen, but from the same trusted resource. The app still gives current conditions and forecasts trust, past and future radar maps, severe Push alerts and badges for area, the latest news and videos, and global language support. The app supports iOS 6.0 and above.

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