Deal Brings Metro Traffic Info To AccuWeather.com
June 26, 2007 at 12:15 PM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE and ACCUWEATHER have inked a extension of their content and distribution partnership which adds METRO NETWORKS traffic content to ACCUWEATHER.COM websites. The deal will see METRO REALTRAFFIC service added to ACCUWEATHER's regular and mobile sites starting in AUGUST.
"This is a best in brand partnership by two great companies, to offer online and mobile users the most comprehensive weather and traffic experience anywhere," said WW1 Chief Digital Media Officer GARY KRANTZ. "It is yet another step in WESTWOOD ONE's commitment to working proactively with our blue-chip partners on creating new interactive services for consumers and advertisers."
"ACCUWEATHER is pleased to work with WESTWOOD ONE to bring our ACCUWEATHER.COM audience the most timely, reliable, and relevant information," added ACCUWEATHER founder/President Dr. JOEL N. MYERS. "As both a weather and media leader, we are dedicated to providing the timely information customers want, on their computers, on their phones, and anywhere else they may need it."
WESTWOOD ONE has been partnered with ACCUWEATHER since 2003 as the exclusive distributor of ACCUWEATHER content to radio.