AccuWeather Signs With U.S. Radio Nets

AccuWeather has signed a multi-year partnership with United Stations Radio Networks to serve as the weather broadcaster’s exclusive affiliate and advertising sales representative.

AccuWeather was formerly represented by Westwood One.

The State College, Penn.-weather experts already have more than 100 affiliates, including CBS Radio’s WINS-AM in New York, KDKA-AM in Pittsburgh and KFWB-AM in Los Angeles.

“AccuWeather is known and trusted globally by millions of direct and indirect consumers. In radio, AccuWeather’s service is critical to the affiliates and is a key ingredient in differentiating radio stations in a highly competitive landscape,” said Jim Higgins president and COO for USRN.