VP of mobile computing & head of the PlayBook David Smith has resigned from BlackBerry this according to a BlackBerry spokesperson. Mr. Smith has been with BlackBerry for 8 years and resigned due to personal reasons. Recently, BlackBerry has recently been trimming the fat when it comes to certain areas of employment ( this is […]
There have been lots of people coming and going from RIM for over a year now. Alan Brenner who was a Senior VP got hired by Mocana, who specialize in mobile device security. His new role in the company is senior vice president of products and engineering.
Alexandra Zagury is RIM’s new MD and VP for Southern Africa and SA. Along with her new responsibilities, she had to respond to the negative reports about RIM. Right away she did her best to put down the rumors of RIM’s negative reports, saying “they are not portraying a genuine picture of the company”. Market […]
Patrick Spence was Head of Global Sales and at the company for 14 years. Not sure of where he is going to work at now, but this is a pretty big loss for RIM because he had been with the company for so long.
Last week we saw YouMail updated their BlackBerry application and then shortly after that they posted a blog post, letting the world know that they have updated there application for the last time… Well, RIM’s VP of Developer Releations, Alec Saunders has posted the following response on his personal blog. Before we get into that […]
Are carriers spying on mobile phone users? What’s the status of the AT&T/T-Mobile merger talks? Does BlackBerry stand a chance? Can government cellphones be made secure? In this video, ZDNet’ Government’s David Gewirtz sits down with Frank Sickinger, Vice President, B2B, MNC and Federal Government Sales at T-Mobile USA for a rare, exclusive look into […]
Another RIM Employee Jumps Ship?- John Vandermay VP Of BES Software Is The Latest Person To Leave RIM
RIM just isn’t having a good year with lots of members of management leaving for other opportunities. Who wouldn’t take a better opportunity if it dropped in their lap? John Vandermay, who was VP of BES Software has left RIM to work for a mining company , as VP of product development. No word on […]