SOURCE: Pelmorex Media

The Weather Network

March 25, 2014 08:00 ET

Pelmorex Media Inc. Joins Canada's Best Managed Companies Platinum Club

OAKVILLE, ON--(Marketwired - March 25, 2014) -  Pelmorex Media Inc., parent company of The Weather Network and MétéoMédia, is proud to announce it has once again been named one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies. As a recipient of this award for the past seven years, Pelmorex Media Inc. has now achieved Platinum Club status.

"It's an honour to be recognized as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies and member of the Platinum Club, especially as we celebrate our 25th anniversary," said Ron Close, President & CEO of Pelmorex Media Inc. "The strength of any company depends upon the full team working as one with passion and commitment, and with each team member knowing that he/she personally matters. I am very proud that the Pelmorex team has that in spades."

Established in 1993, Canada's Best Managed Companies is the country's leading business awards program celebrating the top Canadian-owned and managed companies. The Best Managed designation symbolizes Canadian corporate success: companies focused on their core vision, creating stakeholder value and excelling in the global economy. 

About Pelmorex Media Inc.

Celebrating 25 years, Pelmorex Media Inc. is the parent company of The Weather Network, MétéoMédia, Beat the Traffic and Eltiempo. The Weather Network and its French counterpart MétéoMédia are Canada's most popular weather and information services on TV, web and smartphone apps. Pelmorex owns and operates Eltiempo, Spain's leading multi-platform weather information provider. With strong roots in weather, we continue to leverage technology and science to help consumers plan their day by expanding the Pelmorex family to include Beat the Traffic, a leading multi-platform brand that finds the fastest route from point A to point B. Pelmorex also operates Canada's National Alerting Aggregation and Dissemination System (NAADS) which aggregates and distributes emergency alerts issued by authorized government agencies. Pelmorex has been named one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers as well as Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies for seven consecutive years.

Contact Information

  • For further information, images or to arrange an interview with Ron Close, please contact:

    Sara Stratton
    High Road Communications
    416-644-2258; sara.stratton@highroad.com