BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks about BlackBerry’s future and the Priv

BlackBerry CEO John Chen, was interviews by CNBC and the topic of the conversation? The BlackBerry Priv! Chen noted that BlackBerry currently has a temporary exclusive deal with AT&T where the BlackBerry Priv is concerned. This exclusivity is expected to continue through the end of the year, hopefully by then T-Mobile will ad the Priv […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen Answers 7 questions on the turnaround of BlackBerry

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has recently sat down with Katie Roof from Fox Business, to answer seven questions on the next phase of BlackBerry’s turnaround. Check out the interview below and let us know what you think about it in the comments. 1. Since you started at BlackBerry in November 2013, your priority has been […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen ‘I am not at liberty to say what we are doing beyond the Amazon apps…’

In an interview with CNBC, BlackBerry CEO John Chen started to let the cat out of the bag by stating “I am not at liberty to say what we are doing beyond the Amazon apps, but we are working hard at it.” It is great to see BlackBerry working to keep building past Amazon app, […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen to speak at Global Conference 2015

During this years Milken Institute Global Conference BlackBerry CEO John Chen and Chief Evangelist Mark Wilson as well as Patrick Soon-Shiong, Chairman and CEO, NantWorks, LLC will be speaking. This conference brings people from all different areas in to attempt to solve some of the world’s toughest problems. This year the conference will be held […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen Wants App Neutrality

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has published an article on the Inside BlackBerry Blog to talk about his thoughts on Net Neutrality and a little something called ‘App Neutrality’. “This blog is adapted from a letter sent Wednesday, January 21st, 2015, to the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, John Thune, the […]

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BlackBerry CEO, ‘The first step is becoming profitable’

Since BlackBerry’s enterprise event BlackBerry CEO John Chen has been making his media rounds discussing the future of BlackBerry and more. in a very recent interview with Canadian Business, BlackBerry CEO John Chen answered some interesting questions and in true fashion, Mr. Chen was on point and honest. Check out the interview below and let […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen met with Lenovo, Xiaomi

 After the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation CEO Summit in Beijing, Blackberry CEO John Chen sat down with Xiaomi Corp. and Lenovo Group Ltd to discuss possible partnerships. By teaming up with the two of the largest tech companies in China, BlackBerry could expand in that region. In the interview Chen stated that he is interested in […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen is on point! My #1 focus is to make money in the device business!

Since taking on the role of a dying company as per most media outlets, BlackBerry CEO John Chen is on point. Every time Mr. Chen sits down with media outlets to talk BlackBerry we continue to learn a bit more about how, what and when BlackBerry is doing. This time Mr. Chen has sat down […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen to speak at Technologies that Matter forum

It is no secret that since being at the helm of BlackBerry, BlackBerry CEO John Chen has kick started the company with his intelligence, advisory board and media blitzes. So, it is no surprise that Mr. Chen stays on the path of promoting the company and talking at different events. On October 17th Mr. Chen […]

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BlackBerry CEO; The BlackBerry Z3 has been extremely well received in both India and Indonesia

In a recent interview with BlackBerry CEO John Chen, The Hindu’s Business Line was able to sit down and ask Mr. Chen some very good questions about BlackBerry and BlackBerry’s growth since taking the company over approximately 10 months ago. Check out the full interview below and let us know what you think in the […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks about the BlackBerry Pasport

BlackBerry CEo John Chen has been doing an amazing job of turning BlackBerry around for the positive it needs to survive. In the below video Mr. Chen takes us on a very brief tour of the BlackBerry Passport aka the BlackBerry Windermere. Check out the video and let us know what you think of it […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks Amazon deal with Fox Business

BlackBerry CEo John Chen has just sat down with Fox Business to talk about the new partnership with Amazon. Mr. Chen offered some more details on the deal and how Amazon can help BlackBerry in the long term. Check out the video below and let us know what your thoughts are in the comments. Watch […]

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BlackBerry is not walking away from the mass market

Recently BlackBerry CEO John Chen, sat down with CBC for a great Q&A session. It is great to see Mr. Chen sit down and discuss the turnaround of BlackBerry. I think BlackBerry has a very bright future with John Chen at the helm. Chen talks about everything from the BlackBerry Bold to knowing he has […]

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Taking Action to Stop Leaks – End of a era

A letter from BlackBerry CEO John Chen about OS and device leaks: In my short time leading BlackBerry, I’ve been impressed by this company’s fighting spirit. It’s this resilience that is driving us to transform the company and bring the brand back to its iconic stature. And I know that you – our customers and […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen Talks T-Mobile, White House and more on Bloomberg TV

BlackBerry CEO, John Chen has been in Santa Monica, California for a couple of days taking part in the Oasis: The Montgomery Summit. Mr. Chen was also speaking at the event and during his busy days he had the chance to sit down with Jon Erlichman from Bloomberg Television. They discussed everything from the White […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen to speak at Montgomery Technology Conference Keynote

The Montgomery Technology Conference… ok yes,  it was re-branded “Oasis: The Montgomery Summit” in 2013 but bad habits and all. So, Just What IS Oasis: The Montgomery Summit… Well large yet emerging and upcoming private companies in multiple fields would be present… be that social, analytic and mobile (to name a few) would want to […]

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Odds of Turning BlackBerry Around? 50/50

So what does BlackBerry CEO John Chen think his odds of turning BlackBerry around? Well in a recent interview with the Financial Times, Mr. Chen thinks those odds are currently 50/50 as long as he and his team execute the plan correctly. “It is all about execution now,” Mr Chen said, noting that he has […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen: “I’m focused on what BlackBerry will be today and in the future”

Today BlackBerry CEO John Chen spoke with CNBC, Mr. Chen dove in head first by stating “‘I’m focused on what BlackBerry will be today and in the future.” Mr. Chen is fully focused on turning BlackBerry around, and in my opinion I believe this can be accomplished after reading the article. I’m surrounded by a […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen Sends Letter to Employees

BlackBerry has had a crazy week with the Q3 fiscal reports as all of the updates they have been rolling out. BlackBerry CEO John Chen has sent out the below letter to his employees addressing the changes and challenges ahead. Check out the letter below and let us know your thoughts in the comments. At today’s […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks BlackBerry on CNBC

An incredible amount of news has been coming out of BlackBerry today thanks to Third Quarter Results for Fiscal 2014 press release. Since then BlackBerry CEO John Chen went on air with CNBC earlier today. He discussed the new partnership with Foxconn, stating “I think this is the right partner to do business with together,” […]

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