As recently as five weeks ago, Jim Balsillie, who helped build Research In Motion Ltd. into Canada’s biggest company by market value, was showing no signs that he was about to step aside as investors pushed for management changes at the BlackBerry maker.
Jim Balsillie, Research In Motion Ltd.’s co-chief executive officer until January of last year, cut his last formal ties to a company he helped found 20 years ago when he reported yesterday that he no longer holds a stake.
Jim Balsillie, Research In Motion Ltd.’s co-chief executive officer until January of 2012, cut his last formal ties to a company he helped build for two decades when he reported yesterday that he no longer holds a stake.
Research in Motion Ltd. will this week consider offering compensation to network operators following one of its worst BlackBerry service disruptions, co- Chief Executive Officer Jim Balsillie said today.
Jim Balsillie , co-chief executive officer of Research In Motion Ltd. , opened a new round of verbal sparring with Apple Inc. , saying his company’s tablet computer is “three to four times faster” than the iPad.
Research In Motion Ltd. , maker of the BlackBerry smartphone, unveiled a tablet computer to compete with Apple Inc.’s iPad and add a fresh source of revenue as BlackBerry sales growth slows in the U.S.
Billionaire Stephen Jarislowsky, one of Research In Motion Ltd.’s largest shareholders, added his name to the call for the BlackBerry smartphone maker to split the roles of chairman and chief executive officer.