Company

Awards

Cynopsis Future TV - Award of Distinction
October 2014
Sam Champion honored during the Cynopsis Future TV Summit.
Travel & Leisure Magazine - The 95 Best Travel Apps & Websites
August 2014
The Weather Channel App was named among Travel & Leisure Magazine's Best Apps and Websites of 2014 for travel.
TIME Magazine - 50 Best iPhone Apps
June 2014
The Weather Channel App for iPhone named among TIME's list of "50 Best iPhone Apps."
2014 CIO 100 Awards
June 2014
IDG's CIO Magazine named The Weather Channel as the recipient of the 2014 CIO 100 - which recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence.
Myers BizNet - Advertising Research Insights 2014
April 2014
The Weather Channel and weather.com ranks first for advanced research insights - led by our WeatherFX efforts - by the MyersBizNet survey of advertising perceptions, a ranking of major TV and digital news media brands.
The Communicator Awards
April 2014
The weather.com team and Weather Films won five Gold Awards of Excellence and four Silver Awards of Distinction for digital editorial and video excellence. Congrats to our content acquisition management platform team, which won the 2014 Impact Award last week from Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and Southeast Software Association (SSA) in the "Corporate Internal (IT) Software Development Group" category. Great recognition for CAMP and our internal teams!
2014 Impact Award - TAG and SSA
April 2014
The Weather Company won the 2014 Impact Award from Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and Southeast Software Association (SSA) in the "Corporate Internal (IT) Software Development Group" category for its content acquisition management platform. The team received four Telly Awards (silver for ALIVE and I Am Unstoppable, bronze for Grid Breakers and BRINK).
Telly Awards
May 2014
The Weather Company team won five Telly awards (three silver and two bronze) for outstanding editorial on The Weather Channel network and on weather.com with Weather Films.
Digiday Publishing Awards
March 2014
The great work of our creative services and sales teams was recognized as a winner of the Digiday Publishing Award for the "Best Use of Native Advertising" for its Disney Campaign for Oz: The Great and Powerful.
Webby Awards 2014
March 2014
Weather Films selected as an Official Honoree in the news and information category of the 18th Annual Webby Awards, given by the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences.
Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of the Decade - TAG
March 2014
The Weather Company named a 2014 Top 10 Most Innovative Technology Company in Georgia by Technology Association of Georgia (TAG). It was selected by the TAG Top 40/Top 10 Selection Committee and Membership Committee as one of the TAG Top 10 Companies of the decade.
Fast Company - Most Innovative Companies for 2014
March 2014
The Weather Company listed among the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Big Data, one of the magazine's 10 Hottest Sectors of the Year.
2013 Advertiser Perception Awards
February 2014
The Weather Channel received the 2013 Advertiser Perceptions Highest Rated Media Brand recognition for Sales Knowledge in Mobile, and weather.com won that honor in the Digital Content category.
AMY Awards
February 2014
Weather Films named a winner as a Web Campaign/Microsite in the category of Web and Interactive Marketing, and The Weather Channel App for Android redesign was named a winner in the Digital Advertising - General Market category.
2014 Meteorologist of the Year - Jim Cantore
January 2014
Jim Cantore was named 2014 Meteorologist of the Year by FLASH (Federal Alliance for Safe Homes).
Marcom Awards #TornadoWeek Won Platinum Awards
November 2013
Best Comm/PR/Social Media Campaign - Best Web Video Marketing Campaign - Best Web Video YouTube Execution
Cynopsis Digital - Model D Awards
Oct. 4, 2013

The Weather Channel named a finalist in the category of Live Show - Solo Event for "Superstorm Sandy Coverage by The Weather Channel"

2013 Metro Atlanta Chamber: Atlanta's Mobility Stars Awards Presented by WNA
Oct. 1, 2013

Cameron Clayton was named one of five 2013 Atlanta's Mobility Stars. Awards were given out at the Oct. 1 luncheon during the Mobility Live conference in Atlanta at the Woodruff Arts Center.

Mobile Marketing Association - MMA Smarties
Sept. 25, 2013

WINNER - Bronze Smarties Award for Toyota Android App Relaunch Campaign
 

Mobile Marketing Association - MMA Smarties
Sept. 25, 2013

WINNER - Cameron Clayton was awarded the Industry Service Award

Mediapost OMMA Awards
Sept. 24, 2013

WINNER for Disney Oz: The Great and Powerful in category: Integrated Online Campaign: Entertainment: Movies

FINALIST for the #TornadoWeek campaign in Best Viral Campaign category.

Digiday Mobi Awards
August 20, 2013

Disney's OZ on The Weather Channel named a finalist in the "best integrated mobile/cross media campaign" category.

Business Insider - "29 most important people in Digital Advertising"
6/10/2013

Cameron named to list at #16

Florida State University Alumni Association - Rubin D'O. Askew Young Alumni Award
2013

Michael Lowry awarded one of three Awards in 2013. This award is given by FSU alumni association to graduates for extraordinary achievements since graduation.

NOTE: Each year, they also recognize 30 graduates under 30 years old who have found success. Michael was in that group in 2012

Marketing & Moonshine awards by Monaco Lange (NY-based branding agency)
May 2013

Celebrates industry risk takers and boundary breakers - Weather was recognized for naming winter storms.

National Academy of Arts & Sciences (Southeast Chapter) - NATAS Silver Circle
May 2013

Jim Cantore named to the Silver Circle (a society of honor) of the NATAS SE chapter.

Digiday Awards
June 2013

David Kenny named Person of the Year

CableFAXIES Awards
May 2013

WINNER - The Weather Channel Names Winter Storms in the category of Media Relations Campaign.

Business Insider - "The 30 Most Creative People In Mobile Advertising"
April 2013

Shell Saras named to list at #2

Telly Awards
2013

2013 Silver Award for Wunderground sizzle - Category: Non-broadcast productions - Sales.

Telly Awards
2013

2013 Silver Award for The Weather Channel iPhone app - Category: TV Programs, Segments, or Promotional Pieces- Miscellaneous

Telly Awards
Telly Awards

2013 Bronze Award for Hurricane Hunters - Category: TV Programs, Segments or Promotional Pieces - Entertainment

Telly Awards
2013

2013 Bronze Award for Iron Men - Brotherhood - Category: TV Programs, Segments or Promotional Pieces - Entertainment

Telly Awards
2013

2013 Bronze Award for Iron Men - Spirit - Category: TV Programs, Segments or Promotional Pieces - Information

Telly Awards
2013

2013 Bronze Award for My Friends' Weather - Category: TV Programs, Segments or Promotional Pieces - Information

Telly Awards
2013

2013 Bronze Award for Groundhog-Conference Room - Category: TV Programs, Segments or Promotional Pieces - Live Events

Telly Awards
2013

2013 Bronze Award for Turbine Cowboys - Category: Entertainment (submitted by production co BCII)

Beacon Award - Association of Cable Communicators
2013

Finalist - The Weather Channel Names Winter Storms in the category of Media Relations - Technology/Product

Brightcove Innovation Awards
May 2013

Winner - Best Mobile Web Video category. Brightcove (video player) 
 

Harris Poll Equitrend - Brands of the Year
March 2013

Winner - The Weather Channel won TV News Brand of the Year. 

National Drowning Prevention Alliance - Media Award
March 2013

The first ever NDPA Media Award- was given to The Weather Channel recognizing outstanding media efforts during Hurricane Sandy.  Also recognizes “Lifeguard” and “Coast Guard” for providing the public with important water safety messages.

AMY Award - American Marketing Association, Atlanta Chapter
Feb. 2013

Finalist - Search Engine Optimization - Innovation in search to garner new users (using Google tool before public for negative retargeting … establish the value of a user)

AMY Award - American Marketing Association, Atlanta Chapter
Feb. 2013

Finalist - Research

AMY Award - American Marketing Association, Atlanta Chapter
Feb. 2013

Finalist - My Friends' Weather

Vivaki Tablet Study
Feb. 2013

The Weather Channel recognized as participant in Vivaki Tablet Study, one of a few select advertisers who created specific iPad ads.

Ad Age - Digital A-List Rankings
Feb. 2013

The Weather Channel was named due to our investment & focus on data … and how that’s completely changing the conversation we’re having in the market.  

Advertiser Perceptions - Highest Rated Media Brand Awards
2013

The Weather Channel cable ad sales team was named the top brand in customer satisfaction, TV, by Advertiser Perceptions

CableFAX Digital Hot List
2013

Cameron Clayton named to digital hot list for second year in a row

CableFAX Digital Executives to Watch List
2013

Vikram Somaya will be named to list

Digiday Publishing Awards
2013

Superstorm Sandy coverage (cross plat) named a finalist in the best editorial achievement by a publisher category

Digiday Publishing Awards
2013

My Friends’ Weather named a finalist in the best branded content integration by a publisher category

Digiday Publishing Awards
2013

Travelers Championship geo-fencing campaign named a finalist in the best advertising innovation by a publisher category

WICT Red Letter Awards – Women in Cable Telecommunications
2012

Natasha Prewitt won the Rising Star Award for Emerging Leaders

Telly Award
2012

The Weather Channel won Silver for Joplin live coverage in Live Events category

Telly Award
2012

The Weather Channel won Bronze for Irene live coverage in Live Events category

Telly Award
2012

Bronze for Lifeguard! Open

Telly Award
2012

Bronze for Holiday ID graphic

Telly Award
2012

Bronze for Top 5 Tornado Open

Multichannel News 40 Under 40
2012

Mike Finnerty named to list

National Press Club - National Headliner Award
2012

The Weather Channel won first place for coverage of a major news event - Joplin tornado live coverage. Beating out CNN's Anderson Cooper for coverage of "Egypt Uprising" and Dr. Sanjay Gupta for coverage of "Quake Tsumani Disaster"

Mobile Marketing Association - MMA Smarties
2012

The Weather Channel and Westin won for “Wipe Away Your Weather” in the brand awareness category

Beacon Award – Association of Cable Communicators
2012

TWC Social won in integrated communications category

Advertiser Perceptions - Highest Rated Media Brand Awards
2012

TWC's ad sales team was named the top brand in mobile satisfaction by Advertiser Perceptions

AiMA Awards – Atlanta Interactive Marketing Association
2012

TWC Social won in most effective online brand experience through social media category

CableFAX Digital Hot List
2012

Cameron Clayton named to digital hot list

CableFAX Digital Executives to Watch List
2012

Mike Finnerty named to list

CableFAX Best of the Web Awards
2012

TWC Social named a winner and finalist in Community/Social Networking category

CableFAX Best of the Web Awards
2012

TWC named a finalist in editorial excellence category for Hurricane Irene coverage

CableFAX Best of the Web Awards
2012

TWC iPad app redesign named a finalist in Tablet App category

Coast Guard Foundation
2012

The Weather Channel honored as winner at 32nd Annual Salute to the USCG

Broadcasting & Cable - Digital All Stars
2012

Cameron Clayton named to list

Digiday Publishing Awards
2012

The Weather Channel named finalist in Best Editorial Achievement by a Publisher category for Hurricane Irene coverage

CableFAX - Sales Executive of the Year Sales Awards
2011

Guaranteed White Christmas (with Sears) won in the Out of the Box – Most Creative Program Sold to a Client category

WICT Red Letter Awards – Women in Cable Telecommunications
2011

Monisha Longacre won the Catalyst Award for Women in Technology

Excalibur Awards – Technology Association of Georgia
2011

The Weather Channel Social won Excalibur for technology innovation

CTAM iTV Idol Award
2010

Peter Lik companion app on iPad

WAMM Awards - Wireless Technology Forum
2010

The Weather Channel app won overall grand prize in inaugural event

Mobile Marketer - Mobile Publisher of the Year
2010

The Weather Channel was named the #2 overall mobile publisher of the year in Mobile Marketer's inaugural list

Mobile Excellence Awards - Little Monster Media
2010

The Weather Channel App for Android was a finalist in the best mobile app for utility or business category (did not win)

CableFAX Best of the Web Awards
2010

The Weather Channel App for iPhone application won in Mobile Category – Winner

CableFAXIES
2009

Second Season of When Weather Changed History won in Integrated Marketing Category

CTAM Mark Awards
2009

New Season for Storm Stories won Gold/Silver in program promotion and tune in – TV promo category

CTAM Mark Awards
2009

Interactive DVD won Gold/Silver in Affiliate Marketing – All other media category

Android Developers Challenge - Google
2008

The Weather Channel App for Android was one of the 25 winners in the inaugural Android Developers Challenge

Go Green Awards - Commuter Club/ The Cumberland CID
Oct. 2008

Go Green – Employer Challenge Award

CTAM Mark Awards
July. 2008

Forecast Earth Summit won Silver in “wild card” category

Plenty 20 - Plenty Magazine
Oct/Nov 2008

Heidi Cullen named as one of Plenty 20 (20 companies/ people it thinks are going to change the world)

Gold LEED Certification - U.S. Green Building Council

New HD studio built according to LEED certification guidelines…

Cable 360.net
May 2008

Forecast Earth Summit was a finalist (honorable mention) for Corporate Social Responsibility and Green Campaign

Telly Awards
2008

Forecast Earth show won Bronze in the TV category - Information

Telly Awards
2008

Forecast Earth online won Bronze in the Online segment category – Nature/Wildlife. Segment entered was “Be a Reef!”

Telly Awards
2008

Forecast Earth online Bronze won in the Online segment category – Nature/Wildlife. Segment entered was “Dr. Hurley – A green conversation”

National Wildlife Federation - Connie Awards (National Conservation Achievement Awards)
Oct. 2008

Heidi Cullen awarded 2008 conservation award in the science category

Telly Award
2008

When Weather Changed History - Challenger won Silver in TV-documentary category

Telly Award
2008

When Weather Changed History - Battle of the Bulge won Silver in TV-documentary category

Telly Award
2008

100 Biggest Weather Moments (complete) won Silver in TV- Use of HD category

Telly Award
2008

Weatherventures – Badlands won Bronze in TV- Use of HD category

Telly Award
2008

Weatherventures – Badlands won Bronze in TV- travel category

Telly Award
2008

Weatherventures – Hawaii won Bronze in TV- travel category

Telly Award
2008

Commando Weather – Snow Shelter won Bronze in interstitial-education category

Telly Award
2008

Forecast Earth show – Sidwell Friends/Taos won Bronze in TV- information category

Telly Award
2008

Creative promo on Hurricane with on-camera meteorologists won Silver in non-broadcast category

Telly Award
2008

Ski Week creative promo won Bronze in TV promo spot – travel category

Telly Award
2008

TWC Mobile creative promo won Bronze in TV- misc. category

2008 Heart of Green Awards - TheDailyGreen.com
April 2008

Weather: Heidi Cullen for Forecast Earth on The Weather Channel. Inaugural awards by TheDailyGreen.com. Honor people who have shared their passion for making the world a better and healthier place for future generations.

CTAM Mark Awards
2008

TWC HD Direct Mail won Silver/Gold in affiliate marketing – all other media category

CTAM Mark Awards
2008

FE Summit event won Silver/Gold in wild card – all other media

CTAM Mark Awards
2008

Epic Conditions promo spots won Silver/Gold in program promo tune-in – TV multiple category

Eco-All-Stars - Outside Magazine
March 2008

Heidi Cullen named one of nine eco-heroes

CableFAXIES
May 2008

Forecast Earth Summit 2007 named a finalist as Best Corporate Social Responsibility/Green Campaign

AMY Award - American Marketing Association, Atlanta Chapter
March 2008

Forecast Earth Summit 2007 named a finalist in event marketing category

Atlanta Magazine - Best of Atlanta
2007

The Weather Channel honored as "Always the Best"

Elle Magazine Green Awards
April 2007

Heidi Cullen recognized as a Green Award winner

CableWorld
Nov 2006

Heidi Cullen named honorary “Women On Camera” – Women in Cable Power List

Global Green USA - Designing a Sustainable and Secure World Awards
Nov 2006

TWC won a Media Design Award during the sixth annual sustainable awards gala

Adweek Magazine - Website Hot List
2005

weather.com named the #1 "Best Performer of 2005"

Atlanta Magazine - Best of Atlanta
2004

The Weather Channel honored for "Best Crisis Coverage"