USRN Partners With AccuWeather
April 2, 2009 at 10:24 AM (PT)
UNITED STATIONS RADIO NETWORKS is partnering with ACCUWEATHER, whereby USRN will serve as ACCUWEATHER’s affiliate relations and advertising sales arm throughout the country. ACCUWEATHER has been supplying radio stations with weather broadcasts since 1971.
"ACCUWEATHER is known and trusted globally by millions of direct and indirect consumers," USRN Pres./COO JIM HIGGINS said. "In radio, ACCUWEATHER’s service is critical to the affiliates and is a key ingredient in differentiating radio stations in a highly competitive landscape. ACCUWEATHER is an essential content provider and as a result is a tremendously exciting partner."
"We are excited about our partnership with UNITED STATIONS as we cross the bridge with radio stations into new media -- an area of special expertise for ACCUWEATHER," ACCUWEATHER COO EVAN MYERS added. "UNITED STATIONS is one of the top radio networks and we believe this partnership will help radio stations to build and retain listeners."