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Company Overview of Pelmorex Media, Inc.

Company Overview

Pelmorex Media, Inc. provides weather-related products, services and multimedia applications to consumer and commercial clients. It owns and operates the English and French television networks. The company offers access to city forecast pages in Canada, the United States, and internationally; WeatherDirect, a customized email service that provides daily local forecasts directly to inbox; weather and radar maps; highway and road construction updates; traffic cameras; golf reports; and monthly and seasonal forecasts for cable and satellite subscribers. The company was formerly known as Pelmorex, Inc. and changed its name to Pelmorex Media, Inc. in September 2005 as a result of the acquisition ...

2655 Bristol Circle

Oakville, ON L6H 7W1

Canada

Founded in 2002

Phone:

905-829-1159

Fax:

905-829-5800

Key Executives for Pelmorex Media, Inc.

Founder, Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 69
Managing Director
Managing Director of Spanish Operations - El Tiempo Previsto, S.L.U.
Chief Revenue Officer
Associate Director of Corporate Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Pelmorex Media, Inc. Key Developments

Simon Jennings Joins Pelmorex Media Inc. as Chief Revenue Officer, Effective June 27, 2016

Pelmorex Media Inc. announced the appointment of Simon Jennings to the newly-created position of Chief Revenue Officer.  The change takes effect June 27, 2016 and he will be based in the company's Oakville Headquarters. In this new role, Simon Jennings will oversee the development and implementation of revenue growth strategies on a company-wide basis. During his career of over the 20 years, Simon has been highly admired for implementing winning strategies which involve change in response to industry trends.

Pelmorex Media Inc. Announces Weather Application Is Now Available Worldwide on Android TV

Pelmorex Media Inc. announced that its weather application is now available worldwide on Android TV, bringing detailed weather information to Google's new TV platform. Designed specifically for Android TV, The Weather Network Android TV interactive app allows for rapid discovery of local detailed and personalized content. Using groundbreaking Over the Top (OTT) technology, the Android TV app is the most recent addition to the company's rapidly growing app family and is a testament to The Weather Network's innovative and forward-thinking approach, solidifying its position as an international leader in weather apps. For Canadians, this TV app complements The Weather Network's existing app platforms, provides personalized and local weather forecasts, makes it easier for users to access their favourite weather content and offers up-to-date information for their region. Leveraging its multi-platform success with past weather applications, The Weather Network Android TV app provides users with on-demand access to new features that have yet to be seen on Android TV. With a click of a television remote, users have access to key weather data and alerts through a simple, dynamic and efficient user interface. Designed for an up to 10-foot TV viewing experience, key features include: IP targeted localized forecasts: Personalized and localized forecasts are available, showing current and upcoming weather conditions; PointCast technology: PointCast technology provides weather information as close as one kilometer of where are; Enhanced weather content: Current, Hourly, 36 Hours and 14 Day forecasts are provided for a user's favourite locations; Video gallery: A collection of video on demand clips, including a Global Force of Nature video series, showcase images of the latest active and major weather events happening around the world; User submitted content: Scroll through or auto play users' photos submitted from around the world; Weather, Radar and Traffic Flow maps: With support from pan and zoom functionality, users can keep an eye on up-to-date weather, radar and traffic maps; Voice control: Using simple voice commands, weather, videos and photos are searchable via voice activation.

Pelmorex Media, Inc. Announces Leadership Changes in the Areas of Monetization and Ad Sales

Pelmorex Media, Inc. announced that effective June 1, 2015 leadership in Ad Sales is restructured as follows: Robert Crawford assumes the position of VP Monetization, Planning & Development. Robert joined PMI 10 years ago and has held several leadership roles within the Company since that time. In this new role he will be responsible to coordinate the planning and development and support for the sales activities in each of market specific business units. Michael Viner assumes the newly created position of General Manager, Ad Sales, Pelmorex Canada. Michael has been with Pelmorex since 2012 in various sales management roles. Prior to joining the company, Mike spent several years at a leading Canadian Media rep house.

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