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July, 2022: TWN TV App now available to more than 500,000 Shaw TV subscribed households in Canada. Providing viewers with easy on-demand access to hyper-local weather information, down to a user’s postal code
May, 2022: Provides desktop, mobile web, and Android app users with historical weather information for over 50 cities in 11 countries to help Canadians determine the best time of year to visit their preferred destinations.
Our President and CEO, Sam Sebastian, announces his vision for the future of work at Pelmorex, post pandemic. This includes a hybrid use of our offices, self governing teams to collectively find the right balance of in-office connection time with remote work, and an individual plan that is optimal for each employee.
The Weather Network and MétéoMédia rank #1 in the Media category in the Gustavson Brand Trust Index by the Peter B. Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria.
The Weather Network and MétéoMédia launch A Brighter Day/Ensoleillez Votre Journée- feel-good content hubs dedicated solely to positive news.
The Weather Network and MétéoMédia rank #4 in Canada’s most trusted brands during COVID-19 in the Gustavson Brand Trust Index by the Peter B. Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria.
A leading provider of weather data products in the U.S. market
Pelmorex continues to expand internationally with the acquisition of otempo.pt for the Portugal market
Pelmorex continues to be a Platinum Club status member with the program by retaining its Best Managed designation for 12 consecutive years.
The Weather Network & MétéoMédia named most popular weather app by the App Store
Canada’s largest mobile-first data management and media buying platform.
Pierre Morrissette, founder and CEO since 1989, becomes Executive Chairman effective September 5, 2017 while Sam Sebastian, former Google Vice President and Managing Director of Canadian Operations, joins Pelmorex Corp. as President and CEO.
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Pelmorex Media Inc. rebrands as Pelmorex Corp.
Pelmorex grows beyond weather and launches Pelmorex Data Solutions.
Launch of Clima Mexico (January), Clima Brazil (February) and Clima Colombia.
The Weather Network/MétéoMédia places 15th out of 100 in Ipsos Reid’s Most Influential Brands study, marking their fifth consecutive appearance on the list, and within the top 20.
Live Streaming services available within The Weather Network’s TV apps for a wide range of platforms, marking a distribution milestone.
Pelmorex founder named to the Order of Canada, in recognition of his business and community leadership.
Launch of Clima Argentina.
The Weather Network and MétéoMédia feature on Apple’s Best of 2016 list.
Launch of DoubleClick Dynamic Ad Insertion for The Weather Network’s Android TV app, offering an individually tailored ad experience to viewers, delivered via the Cloud.
Fire + Rain, a ‘weather-lite’ app targeted at Millennials, launches in the App Store® for iOS users.
Launch of redesigned Android app for The Weather Network and MétéoMédia, with new interface and design making it easier for users to discover more content.
Pelmorex named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies, for the tenth consecutive year.
Severe Weather Outlook launches on The Weather Network and MétéoMédia, helping users prepare for severe weather that may result in warnings or alerts being issued.
Pelmorex exits its Beat the Traffic services.
Pelmorex founder acquires 49% interest held by The Weather Channel LC. Pelmorex Corp. now 100% owned by the founders HoldCo.
The Weather Network ranks in the top 20 on the Ipsos Reid’s list of Most Influential Brands in Canada.
The Weather Network/MétéoMédia launches a new weather app for the Apple Watch.
Eltiempo.es launches a Soccer Vertical targeted to soccer fans.
The Weather Network launches Flood Warnings as part of its service in the U.K.
Eltiempo.es launches redesign of its popular weather app on iOS and Android.
The Weather Network launches first-ever live weather Android TV app channel.
New redesigned iPhone app goes live.
El tiempo.es launches a Wind and Waves Vertical targeted to water sport fans.
The Weather Network UK partners with Limited Space to provide content on their shopping centre digital screens
The Weather Network iTV app becomes available on all major connected TV models.
The Weather Network launches a redesign of its popular iPad weather app.
CRTC requires all Canadian broadcasters to disseminate emergency alerts via the NAAD System.
The Weather Network signs content sharing agreement with CBC.
Pelmorex selected as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures.
Eltiempo.es iTV app becomes available on all major connected TV models.
Eltiempo.es launches its weather app on Windows Phone, Windows 8 and Firefox.
Launch of The Weather Network US website (www.theweathernetwork.com/us).
The Weather Network launches in the U.K., and releases its U.K. iPhone app, along with a premium Connected TV app on EE TV.
In Germany, The Weather Network launches under the name wetterplus.de.
The Weather Network and MétéoMédia celebrate their 25th anniversary.
Relaunch of TheWeatherNetwork.com and MétéoMédia.com websites.
Oakville Media Centre expands to 100,000 sq ft.
The Weather Network is named one of Canada’s Most Influential Brands by Ipsos Reid.
Launch of PointCast across North America, narrowing weather information down to a specific Canadian postal code or U.S. ZIP code.
Acquisition of eltiempo.es.
Acquisition of Beat The Traffic.
Launch of Travelers Network.
Partnership with CHCH-TV, to enhance the Ontario Red Alert Warning System.
Ontario Amber Alert Program partners with Pelmorex.
Launch of HDTV Channel on MTS, Cogeco and Rogers networks.
Pelmorex launches National Alert Aggregation and Dissemination (NAAD) System.
Launch of Enhanced Mobile Website and WeatherEye mobile app for Blackberry.
Launch of WeatherEye 4.0 desktop application.
Pelmorex Media Inc. celebrates 20th anniversary.
Launch of Local Programming, WeatherEye Mobile.
Launch of Hourly Forecasts and weather service on Sirius Satellite Radio for The Weather Network
Pelmorex becomes one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies
Founder, Pierre L. Morrissette inducted into the CAB Hall of Fame
Pelmorex moves into custom-built 60,000 square foot headquarters in Oakville, Ontario.
Launch of Road Weather Information Systems (RWIS), providing current atmospheric and road surface conditions.
Launch of PC desktop ‘WeatherEye’ applications, providing users with quick access to weather information.
Launch of 14 Day Trend.
The Weather Network and MétéoMédia are among the first broadcasters to launch an in-channel interactive service on satellite.
mobile.theweathernetwork.com and mobile.meteomedia.com are launched for mobile devices.
Launch of Farmzone, providing specific weather information to the agricultural sector.
The Weather Network moves from Montreal to new headquarters in Mississauga, Ontario.
Launch of Pelmorex Forecast Engine, which allows meteorologists at The Weather Network and MétéoMédia to issue weather forecasts down to a 10-square-kilometre grid.
The Weather Channel becomes a strategic minority shareholder.
Launch of PMX Localization Technology, providing individual, simultaneous forecasts for 1,200 communities across Canada.
The Weather Network and MétéoMédia move to digital satellite distribution, becoming two of the first channels to do so.
Launch of Pollen Forecast
Launch of Pelmorex UV Network, with 24 monitoring sites across the country reporting UVB observations on an hourly basis.
Launch of Winter Highway Conditions Report.
CRTC approves Pelmorex’s application to aquire The Weather Network and MétéoMédia
Pelmorex negotiates the acquisition of The Weather Network and MétéoMédia and applies to the CRTC for approval