Weather Forecaster, ORF (Austrian Television)
Marcus Wadsak was born on October 5th 1970 in Vienna, Austria. He studied meteorology at the University of Vienna and began his career as weather forecaster at the Austrian public radio and television network ORF in 1995.
For many years Mr. Wadsak worked as anchor for the most popular morning show on Austrian radio, the ‘Ö3-Wecker'. Additionally, in 2004 he became weather presenter on ORF television, where he continues to present the weather forecast on the main evening news program, reaching more than one million viewers every day.
Mr. Wadsak has been head of the ORF-TV weather department since 2014 and is responsible for the coordination of weather broadcasting on all ORF outlets.
Mr. Wadsak is deeply committed to climate communication. He has been a member of the ‘Climate Broadcasters Network - Europe’ since 2007 and is a founding member of ‘Climate without Borders’.