Chief Operating Officer, Watson Content & IoT Platform, IBM
As chief operating officer of IBM’s Watson Content & IoT Platform, Flor Brosnan is responsible for all business operations. He oversees business development, yield and advertising operations, and more. The Watson Content & IoT Platform group consists of:
- The Weather Company, an IBM Business: The Weather Company offers the most accurate, personalized and actionable weather data and insights to millions of consumers and thousands of businesses via Weather’s API, its business solutions division, and its own digital products from The Weather Channel (weather.com) and Weather Underground (wunderground.com).
- The Watson IoT Platform: A fully managed, cloud native service that makes it simple for people to derive value from IoT devices.
- Watson Media: The Watson Media team creates corpuses of content for various industries. Companies can then use these industry corpuses to add machine learning to their business. This team is also responsible for creating cognitive solutions for publishers.
With The Weather Company since 2017, he had worked to oversee the integration of The Weather Company into IBM since its acquisition in January 2016. He is part of the Watson Content & IoT Platform executive leadership team and reports to GM, Cameron Clayton.
Brosnan joined IBM in 1995 and has held chief financial officer, vice president and controller roles across various different business units including analytics, information management software and big data, software group sales, microelectronics, hardware, supply chain, sales and distribution and treasury. software group sales. He has worked with IBM in the U.S. and internationally.