Back to Mobile View
Subscribe to the CrunchBase Daily for the latest on Fundings, Acquisitions, and Startup Events

Exit

Acquired byNBC Universal
Price$3.5B
Date7/2008

General Information

Websiteweather.com
Blogweather.com/blog/...
Twitter@weatherchannel
CategoryConsumer Web
Phone770-226-0000
Employees
Founded1982

Offices

Worldwide Headquarters
300 Interstate North Pkwy SE Ste 300
Atlanta, GA, 30339
USA

People

President, International Division
SVP Digital Advertising Operations
Board of Directors
Director
Peter Kuipers

Acquisitions

Tags

The Weather Channel

The Weather Channel is a news company reporting the weather for locations around the world. Their website, Weather.com, features current conditions and forecasts for over 77,000 locations worldwide, along with local and regional radars.

The site also contains weather-related news, educational material, a weather glossary, a storm encyclopedia, and seasonal features.

The Weather Channel was founded in 1982 and owned by Landmark Communications until being acquired by NBC Universal in 2008.

Recent Milestones

Videos

Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 10/17/12
Above:

This video was originally posted on Beet.TV

Added: 10/17/12
Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 10/17/12
Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 10/17/12
Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 11/7/12
Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 11/7/12
Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 3/1/13
Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 3/1/13
Above:

This video was originally published on Beet.TV

Added: 6/7/13

Screenshots

Traffic Analytics

Quantcast

Livegraph

Compete

Weather

Sources

  1. Deal Done: Weather Channel Sold To NBCU and Bain/Blackstone Combo (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  2. The Weather Channel Buys Weather Underground To Sharpen Focus On Digital (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Citation Needed [add]
Edit This Page
Last Edited 3/12/14

Revision History RSS Picture

Sharing

Share this page on Twitter or Facebook:
Or copy this code to embed a widget: customize ยป

TechCrunch Posts TechCrunch Logo Small Picture

Techmeme Posts Techmeme Logo Small Picture

External Links

CrunchBase API

Sponsors



Become a Sponsor
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Licensing Policy