Weather Channel Radio Network Turns 20
August 18, 2008 at 4:16 PM (PT)
The WEATHER CHANNEL RADIO NETWORK celebrates its 20th anniversary this week. The network launched its radio operations in 1988 with two affiliates in ATLANTA and NORFOLK. Today, the network counts over 725 radio affiliates in ovr 150 U.S. markets (42 of the top 50), including three regional networks, with the number doubling in the past five years.
TWCRN also offers a Spanish-language network with 21 affiliates, and provides weather for SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO and XM SATELLITE RADIO. It also provides new media content for MOBIRADIO and AUDIBLE.COM, as well as ringtones and podcasts.