Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Rothschilds Buyout Weather Central

E.L. Rothschild LLC, a private investment company led by Chairman Sir Evelyn de Rothschild and CEO Lynn Forester de Rothschild, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a 70% interest in Weather Central, LP (

The world's leading provider of interactive weather graphics and data services for television, web, and mobile, Weather Central's highly accurate and personalized forecasting offers businesses and consumers a truly unique suite of science-driven weather information products. The company will continue to operate under CEO and founder, Terry Kelly, as well as current management. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.'


1 comment:

  1. Well, with all the flooding and extreme weather we are now having on a regular basis, wouldn't you want to be the first to know, if you could afford to?

    I know I would. However, 70% is a very high stake. I wonder why so high. Hmmmm....


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