BlackBerry Has A New MD For UK and Ireland…For Now

Last month we told you about Rob Orr leaving his post at BlackBerry in the UK. They’ve since hired his replacement in the form of Robert Bose. He is actually already working for the company as the current EMEA regional director. He is not leaving that post, he is taking on MD for UK and […]

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BlackBerry UK Managing Director Rob Orr Resigns

Last year was plagued with people leaving BlackBerry. It finally seemed to stop, but unfortunately, we have another casualty. Rob Orr was BlackBerry UK and Ireland’s Managing Director. He had actually only started in Sept 2012, and had a huge hand in Z10, Q10 and BlackBerry 10. There is no word on why he is […]

BlackBerry Q5 set to retail at approx. £20.00 a month in the UK

Typically when a new phone is announced there are several prices that get released leading up the official one. Most of the time these prices are place holders for online retailers, but this time the price comes right from Rob Orr (BlackBerry UK’s Managing Director).  According to Orr the Q5 will approximately be £20.00 on a […]

Rob Orr of RIM believes Christmas Momentum is key for BlackBerry 10 in the UK

With RIM set to releases BlackBerry 10 and new devices in the near year, it does leave one wondering how they are going to do over the Christmas season.  Recent RIM Managing Director for the UK and Ireland, Rob Orr, believes that current BlackBerry 7 devices and RIM’s partnerships will be essential in keeping BlackBerry […]

VP’s of EMEA Product Management & Marketing Talk First BlackBerry DevCon Europe

Here is a video of Rob Orr VP of EMEA product management and Rory O’Neil VP of marketing giving their thoughts on the first DevCon Europe happening in Amsterdam.