BlackBerry CEO John Chen Speaks Truthfully

Being is sales most of my life I have come to the realization that lying to your customers will get you no where. So early on I adopted a sales strategy that would make me successful. That strategy is being truthful to my customers. It seems that BlackBerry CEO John Chen also lives by this […]

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60 Minutes talks with NantHealth CEO Patrick Soon-Shiong

Just last week during an interview at the Forbes Healthcare Summit 2014, BlackBerry CEO John Chen and NantHealth CEO Patrick Soon-Shiong talked about NantHealth’s brand new BlackBerry application that lets doctors view genomes via a secure phone like a BlackBerry Passport. During the interview a follow-up to the interview would be featured on 60 Minutes. […]

Bloomberg Interviews BlackBerry CEO John Chen

A few months back Bloomberg sat down with BlackBerry CEO John Chen for a very candid interview. Since then Bloomberg had only published short videos of the interview. Now Bloomberg has published the full twenty minute interview for our viewing pleasure. Via: Bloomberg

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 […]

BlackBerry CEO talks Enterprise & China with Bloomberg

BlackBerry CEO John Chen had an interview with Bloomberg and discussed his trip to China where he met with execs from Lenovo, HTC, and Xiaomi.. Besides the typical things we are used to hearing John Chen talk about he was asked if returning to “consumer space ” and if it was even necessary at this […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen talks Kim Kardashian, selfies and Apple Pay

BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, is still setting up interviews with the media in a very recent sit down with BNN, Chen talks about Apple Pay, selfies and even Kim Kardashian?!?! Check out the interveiw above and let us know your thoughts in the comments. Source: BNN  Via: CB

BlackBerry Classic: An Open Letter from John Chen

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has just published an open letter on Inside BlackBerry. Chen addresses loyal, current and former BlackBerry users. Check out the letter below and let us know you thoughts in the comments! To our loyal (current and former) BlackBerry users: BlackBerry is driven by an urgent, obsessive focus on what matters: you. […]

The Keys to Executing a Turnaround the Right Way

It is no secret that when BlackBerry CEO John Chen joined the ranks at BlackBerry, BlackBerry was in a majorly bad place in the telecom market. It was about one year ago Chen stepped up to the plate and now look at BlackBerry. There were a ton of people out in the US market saying […]

John Chen on the ‘Paradox of Simplicity’

BlackBerry just recently held a Technologies That Matter Forum in Hong Kong. BlackBerry CEO John Chen was on hand to speak during the event and the Paradox of Simplicity. Keep in mind the video is one hour twelve minutes long. Check out the above video and let us know what you think about it in […]

Interview: John Sims and CEO of Movirtu Disclose More on BlackBerry’s Acquisition

Just yesterday BlackBerry announced that they had acquired Movirtu to Improve Adoption of BYOD and COPE. After the announcement came Inside BlackBerry sat down with BlackBerry’s Enterprise President John Sims and Movirtu’s CEO Carsten Brinkschulte to talk about what this acquisition means for both companies. Check out the interview below and let us know what […]

Sprint names Marcelo Claure as new CEO

Sprint has just named Marcelo Claure as the new President and CEO. Claure is a current board member and head of wireless distributor Brightstar. We would also like to note that it appears the Sprint is retracting their bid for T-Mobile this according to the Wall Street Journal. OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 06, 2014 […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen “I am actually feeling better than that now but I never use 100:0 as that would jinx us.”

In a very recent interview with the Financial Times Telecoms Correspondent Daniel Thomas spoke with BlackBerry CEO John Chen. in the interview below Mr. Chen gives us some great insight on BlackBerry’s new path as well the truth. Thi most interesting remark below is from CEO John Chen “It’s still 80:20,” BlackBerry’s chief executive says […]

BlackBerry CEO John Chen: BlackBerry’s success is “better than 80/20”

This morning BlackBerry CEO John Chen sat down with Bloomberg in a brand new interview, to talk about BlackBerry’s future.According to Chen, BlackBerry’s success was at one point 50/50 now Check states that BlackBerry’s success is  “better than 80/20”. Chen ends the interview with: “I am comfortable with where the company is today, how we […]

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 […]

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 […]

BlackBerry CEO “I have a plan to not be dependent on handsets”

Over the past few months BlackBerry CEO John Chen has taking the media by storm. His quotes are impressive to say the least, with that said sometimes his quotes are taking out of context like this one from a recent Reuters interview: “If I cannot make money on handsets, I will not be in the handset […]

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 […]

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 […]

John Chen talks about saving BlackBerry

Forbes recently sat down with BlackBerry CEO John Chen to talk about his turning around the company. In case you didn’t already know BlackBerry holds 44,000 patents. This 44,000 patents could be turned into cash by selling them off or BlackBerry could get paid on the royalties. Check out the interview below and let us […]

Founder CEO of PÜR Gum: “Why I switched back to BlackBerry!”‏

Over the past few years BlackBerry has been moving forward with the new BlackBerry 10 to gain market share and customers back to the brand, and CEO and Canadian entrepreneur, founder of PÜR Gum, Jay Klein, filled us in how BlackBerry has played a key role in getting his business off the ground and growing it from just an idea […]