Conversation with John Chen, CEO of BlackBerry

John will be at Bingemans – Marshall Hall 425 Bingemans Centre Drive Kitchener, ON N2B 3X7 On Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 11:30 AM He will be discussing the BlackBerry Turnaround and what’s ahead for the brand. General admission tickets are sold out, however you can grab a member ticket for $50.00 CAD or table […]

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Early look at the BlackBerry Classic

When you purchase a smartphone for productivity, you want it to be familiar, easy to use and – of course – a powerhouse. These elements are what have, historically, been strengths for BlackBerry and after hearing specific customer feedback, are what John Chen has promised to deliver with the new BlackBerry Classic. As you can […]

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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 […]

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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

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BlackBerry Passport demand has exceeded expectations

It’s a good thing that some people can’t buy BlackBerry Ltd.’s Passport phone, Chief Executive Officer John Chen said. That means it’s popular. Chen stated: I’m glad to have inventory issues. It shows that people want the phone,” said Chen, 59. “We took a very conservative approach and didn’t order too many Source Posted by […]

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John Chen’s simple plan to save BlackBerry

When Chen joined BlackBerry, it was bleeding customers, employees, revenue, cash and share value. An all-in bet on a new operating system called BlackBerry 10 had failed, prompting BlackBerry to put itself up for sale. The company formerly known as Research In Motion, which had pioneered the $350-billion-plus smartphone industry, seemed destined to disappear. Chen, […]

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Ex Apple CEO Sculley: “If anybody has a chance to turnaround BlackBerry, it’s John Chen and his team”

View video Former Apple CEO John Sculley took to Bloomberg TV yesterday, where the discussion went towards BlackBerry. Sculley, a BlackBerry user himself, was in the headlines a few months back as one of parties that was potentially putting together a bid to buy BlackBerry while the for sale sign was on the company. During the interview, […]

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