STATE COLLEGE, PA, February 3, 2011 - AccuWeather announced the hiring of Bradley J. Mitchell as the Chief Commercial Officer of AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions. In this newly-created senior leadership position at AccuWeather, Mitchell will be responsible for accelerating the growth of delivering mission critical, weather-driven solutions to enterprises world-wide. AccuWeather's proprietary solutions enable organizations to protect their people, property and profits.
"Very simply, our services save lives and help protect critical assets for our clients. I am very excited about leading AccuWeather's efforts to bring our commercial weather solutions and services to businesses and organizations around the world" said Mitchell.
"The hiring of Brad Mitchell as our Chief Commercial Officer of AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions reflects the tremendous opportunity to accelerate our business, based on an existing strong foundation of Fortune 500, small business and government clients" said Dr. Joel N. Myers, President and Founder of AccuWeather. "I am pleased to have Brad leading our team and know his experience and leadership abilities will take the business to the next level."
Mitchell comes to AccuWeather with extensive leadership experience, having previously served as founding President and CEO of ChainDrugStore.net and most recently as principal and practice leader of S4 Consulting, Inc. Mitchell also brings senior level government experience to AccuWeather, having served on the White House staff of President George H.W. Bush. He earned a B.S. from The Pennsylvania State University and a Master's degree from Harvard University.
About AccuWeather, Inc. and AccuWeather.com
AccuWeather, Empowering You to Be the Best™, presents accurate, localized, branded forecasts and severe weather bulletins to over 125 million Americans each day via the Internet, mobile devices and IPTV, through the airwaves, and in print. The 113 meteorologists at AccuWeather deliver a portfolio of customized products and services to media, business, government, and institutions, and inform millions of visitors worldwide through the free AccuWeather.com website. AccuWeather also provides content onto more than 50,000 third-party Internet sites, including the ABC-Owned Television Station Group and washingtonpost.com. Visit www.accuweather.com for more information.
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