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 to talk cars, phones and more at Code/Mobile in October

Come October BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, will be on hand at this year’s Code/Mobile! Last year Mr. Chen spoke at Code/Mobile on the company’s status and the big turnaround he and the team at BlackBerry were working on. This year Mr. Chen is expected to hit on topics like QNX’s performance, an updated status on […]

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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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Check out BlackBerry CEO John Chen’s, Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce interview

At the beginning of the May BlackBerry CEO John Chen took a seat at the Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce for a special luncheon and interview with about 400 guests. The interview was hosted with Chamber of Commerce CEO, Ian McLean. They hit on several topics including BlackBerry’s turnaround strategy and much more. If you […]

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BlackBerry CEO talks BlackBerry at Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce

The Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce hosted luncheon with BlackBerry CEO John Chen yesterday. It seems that the Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce Twitter account kept a nice record of the Q & A session with Chamber of Commerce CEO, Ian McLean. The Q & A session hit on BlackBerry’s stratagy to turn the company around […]

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‘Yes, if Apple would ever come to us and would love to have our security, we could talk’ BlackBerry CEO

As the media blitz continued at the Milken Institue’s Global Conference in Los Angeles, BlackBerry CEO John Chen he sat down with CNN Money‘s Cristina Alesci this time. Alesci asked about implementing BlackBerry’s security on any device; “Yes, if Apple would ever come to us and would love to have our security, we could talk,” […]

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BlackBerry Slider coming at the end of the year

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has been busting his butt during this years Milken Institute’s Global Conference. Right after the CNBC interview he was shuffled into another interview this time with Bloomberg. During the interview Mr. Chen spoke more about BlackBerry’s strategies on part two of the turn around of the company. According to BlackBerry CEO […]

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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 brand is here to stay

BlackBerry CEO John Chen spoke about the future of BlackBerry at CES 2015 and the direction BlackBerry is heading in both business and consumer. BlackBerry is the leader in the IOT and provides the most secure and private communication there is period! BlackBerry is on its way back to the top. #Backtoblack Watch the video […]

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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

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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 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. […]

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Tablets and Slider Concept in the works from BlackBerry

During a video we published late last night on the December release of the BlackBerry Classic. BlackBerry CEO John Chen also confirmed that BlackBerry is in fact working on tablets and a slider concept device. During the MIT Enterprise Forum in Hong Kong video above(at the 1:29:00 mark), Chen stated the company was actively working […]

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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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BlackBerry CEO: “We don’t expect to sell a handset to everyone”

BlackBerry CEO John Chen is making his media rounds, this time with CNBC. Mr. Chen sat down to write an editorial on the BlackBerry Passport. You will also see a great interview above so please be sure to check that out as well. We don’t expect to sell a handset to everyone and don’t expect […]

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BlackBerry CEO John Chen & Prem Watsa in the top 10 of Canada’s 50 Most Powerful People

Talk about greatness! Canadian Business has just released their list of Canada’s 50 most powerful people! BlackBerry CEO John Chen land at the number 8th sport on the list! While Director of the Board at BlackBerry, Prem Watsa lands in a well respected spot of #6!     CEO, BlackBerryHas us cheering for Canada’s tech […]

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