Brian Neudorff Certified Broadcast Meteorologist with over 16 years Experience

Resume – Broadcast Meteorologist CBM

SUMMARY

Certified meteorologist with more than 15 years of broadcasting and forecasting experience ranging from severe Midwestern storms and Great Lakes snow to mountain meteorology and tropical meteorology. Innovative and energetic broadcaster using creative graphics, social media and an easy to understand style to connect and engage the viewers. Successfully developed an online community through use of Twitter, Facebook and blogs and recognized as reliable and accurate resource for conveying critical weather information.  In five years, I have increased my following of @NASCAR_WXMAN on Twitter from 6,000 followers to over 37,000 followers and it continues to grow. As the NASCAR Weatherman, I have drivers such as Danica Patrick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. following me, along with many NASCAR teams and media. Credentials include:

 

  • Certified Broadcast Meteorologist, American Meteorological Society (2011)
  • Seal of Approval, National Weather Association (2009)
  • Bachelor of Science, Synoptic Meteorology, Purdue University (2001)

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

 

KMVT-TV (CBS) / KSVT-TV (FOX)           Twin Falls, Idaho                                                                                          2011 – Present

Chief Meteorologist

  • Create, produce and present weather forecast for 5 pm, 6 pm, 9 pm and 10 pm evening newscast.
  • Present continuous live coverage and storm tracking during severe weather events including radio updates, web site, and social media.
  • Write and record weekday evening weather forecasts for local radio station and online weather website.
  • Write a weekday weather column for local newspaper.
  • Through social and new media interactive with KMVT viewers by providing personalized weather forecasts and answering weather and station related questions.
  • Developed and maintain original content for station web site, kmvt.com, by creating daily forecasts, weather webcasts, weather content, news stories and weather blog.
  • Created and implemented Kidcaster, a weekly segment in one of our evening weather broadcasts where local school children can participate in doing the weather live on television
  • Write, shoot and edit news and weather related stories as assigned for newscast and website.
  • Schedule and perform community outreach through public appearances, school visits and station tours to increase station awareness

 

 

Writer/Broadcaster/Forecaster            Twin Falls, Idaho                                                                                          2008 – Present

SBNation.com/Social Media/ NASCAR_WXMAN

  • Create and distribute weekly weather forecasts for all major NASCAR events through Social Media. On Twitter to over 37,000 followers across the country as well as Facebook.
  • Use Twitter and syndicated posts to communicate with NASCAR race officials, drivers, racing teams, media, fans and ticket holders to update, in real-time, weather related issues due to a personal sense of urgency and responsiveness.
  • Provide weather forecasts for NASCAR, PGA, NFL, and other various sports through SBNation.com.
  • Provide radio weather forecast on Sirius/XM NASCAR channel the Morning Drive and pre-race weather coverage for the Performance Racing Network.
  • Weather forecasts featured by Pocono Raceway, Watkins Glen International and Atlanta Motor Speedway to update all interested parties in weather conditions that could impact race conditions.
  • Created and manage a national broadcast meteorologists Facebook group allowing over 1000 members a forum to share information not limited to just weather.

 

 

WROC-TV (CBS)                                  Rochester, New York                                                                                            2008 – 2011

Morning Meteorologist

  • Create, produce and present weather forecast on-air for two hour local morning broadcast, and noon newscast.
  • Present continuous live coverage and storm tracking during severe weather events including radio updates, weather hotline, web site, and social media.
  • Accurately write and record weekday morning weather forecast for local radio station, weather phone, and online weather webcast.
  • Initiated station’s social media activity by acquiring buy-in from station leadership. Within 3 years, built a community of nearly 3000 followers on Twitter. Respected as station expert on social media issues.
  • Through social and new media increased viewership of WROC by providing personalized weather forecasts for western New York.
  • Developed and maintain original content for station web site, RochesterHomepage.net by creating daily forecasts, weather webcasts, weather content and weather blog.
  • Schedule and perform community outreach through public appearances, school visits and station tours to increase station awareness.

 

WJET-TV (ABC)/ WFXP (FOX)         Erie, Pennsylvania                                                                                                        2003 –2007

Weekend Meteorologist / IT/ Web Manager

  • Create, produce and present weather forecast on-air for all weekend newscasts.
  • Present continuous live coverage and storm tracking during severe weather events including radio updates, weather hotline, and web
  • Developed and created unique and original content for YourErie.com resulting in its timely and successful launch Spring, 2007.
  • Recognized as Employee of the Month for work and time spent on launch of YourErie.com
  • Served as key point of contact for all staff on technical issues. Troubleshot and resolved within Windows OS, Avid iNews and other web-based systems.
  • Created and designed graphics on Accuweather Galileo for all weather shows.
  • Served as fill-in meteorologist for other newscasts when needed.

 

KFYR-TV NBC                                       Bismarck, North Dakota                                                                                             2001 –2002

Weekend Meteorologist / Reporter / Photographer.

  • Create, produce and present weather forecast on-air for all weekend newscasts.
  • Present continuous live coverage and storm tracking during severe weather
  • Arranged and conducted interviews and wrote content for stories on Environmental and Technical issues increasing breadth of experience.
  • Wrote and edited "Ask the Meteorologist", an on-air segment designed to increase viewership and viewer loyalty.
  • Operated video camera to cover stories which ensured video footage was always available for stories.

 

AWARDS

Idaho Press Club

  • Best Weathercast Division B, 2014 and 2015

 

WEATHER AND NEWS COMPUTER SYSTEMS

  • Weather Central: Live & 3DLive
  • Accuweather Cinema Live HD
  • RadarScope on TV
  • NewsKing
  • Barons VIPIR, FasTrac, & Stormwarn
  • Avid iNews (System Operator), DCM, ENPS.

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member of American Meteorological Society
  • Member of National Weather Association
  • Member of Idaho Press Club