Rory Capern Former Managing Director of Twitter Canada Joins Pelmorex Corp.
Oakville, Ontario, Canada, October 25, 2017. Pelmorex Corp., operator of The Weather Network, MétéoMédia, Eltiempo.es and Clima brands, announced today that Rory Capern joins them as Vice-President, Partnerships, effective November 7, 2017. He will report directly to Sam Sebastian, President & CEO who recently joined Pelmorex Corp. in September.
“We are excited to have Rory join our team, Sebastian said, “Rory brings a wealth of experience in the information and digital space that will assist Pelmorex in creating valuable partnerships to support our transformation and growth plans.”
Pelmorex is evolving beyond weather and media, into a data driven business, creating the Pelmorex Weather Networks Division and the Pelmorex Data Solutions Division to reflect these changes. As part of this evolution, Rory Capern will work to strengthen Pelmorex’s position as an advertising and insights leader in Canada, while ensuring consumers needs are at the forefront of their solutions.
Rory Capern has 20+ years of Partnerships experience in the Canadian technology and media industries and was formerly the Managing Director of Twitter Canada. Before joining Twitter, he was Head of Partnerships at Google Canada for 5 years, and prior to that held roles at Microsoft, Toronto Star, Bell and Boston Consulting Group.
About Pelmorex Corp.
Pelmorex Corp. is an international company delivering information networks and data solutions to consumers, advertisers and enterprise clients. It provides services in North America, Europe, and Latin America. Founded in 1989, it has evolved from a leading weather information networks player to breaking new ground in big data solutions and business insights. Pelmorex Corp., created the Pelmorex Weather Networks Division, that operates under the brands The Weather Network, MétéoMédia, Eltiempo.es and Clima; and the Pelmorex Data Solutions Division to reflect these changes. Pelmorex Corp., also operates Canada’s National Alerting Aggregation and Dissemination System (Alert Ready).