Mike Smith: The Expert on Extreme WeatherMike Smith, weather expert

Mike was the founder of WeatherData, Inc. in 1981. WeatherData was acquired by AccuWeather in 2006 and Mike serves as a member of the senior management team at AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions, Inc., the world’s leader in the field of business-to-business site-specific storm warnings and weather risk mitigation.

An abbreviated listing of Mike’s many honors and qualifications include:

  • Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Advance of Applied Meteorology
  • Award for Outstanding Services to Meteorology by a Corporation
  • 19 U.S. and foreign patents in the fields of storm warnings, search and rescue, and emergency management
  • Certified Consulting Meteorologist
  • Chairman, Commercial Weather Services Association
  • National Council of Industrial Meteorologists
  • Active member of Rotary International


Mindy Cook, Director of MarketingMindy Cook, director of marketing

Mindy Cook comes to MSE with seven year’s experience in promoting, advertising and marketing, most recently with Generation Boom magazine. To book Mike for a speech, purchase books or photography, please contact Mindy.