The world’s fastest and most precise weather forecast

The Weather Channel is the world’s leading weather platform. It has more than 200 meteorologists, owns over 70 patents and uses more than 75,000 data sources – a combination that creates the most reliable weather forecast available worldwide. The Weather Channel is the only service to offer real-time forecasts for the user’s precise location.

At peak times, the service provides around 26 billion forecasts every day to almost 200 million people around the world. Jürgen Schlott is responsible for The Weather Channel in Germany. The German version offers users the most precise forecasts, the most fascinating weather stories and the most user-friendly system of all weather services. The German version of The Weather Channel has close editorial links with Focus Online. The portal is run by FOCUS Online Group GmbH, which is part of BurdaForward. Daniel Steil, Jürgen Schlott and Andreas Laube are managing directors of FOCUS Online Group GmbH.

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Portal manager

Jürgen Schlott worked for TOMORROW FOCUS AG from 2005. At BurdaForward, he manages AudienceForward, which is responsible for SEO, social media and marketing for the BurdaForward portals. He also manages product development at Focus Online. He has been managing the German version of The Weather Channel since August 2015.

Jürgen Schlott worked for TOMORROW FOCUS AG from 2005. At BurdaForward, he manages AudienceForward, which is responsible for SEO, social media and marketing for the BurdaForward portals. He also manages product development at Focus Online. He has been managing the German version of The Weather Channel since August 2015.

Facts
Division BurdaForward
CEO Oliver Eckert
Portal manager Jürgen Schlott
Reach Over 200 million users worldwide
Contact wetterfeedback@weather.com
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Portal manager

Jürgen Schlott worked for TOMORROW FOCUS AG from 2005. At BurdaForward, he manages AudienceForward, which is responsible for SEO, social media and marketing for the BurdaForward portals. He also manages product development at Focus Online. He has been managing the German version of The Weather Channel since August 2015.