Posted by: Raj Perumal
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Hi folks! So this just in! Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis have stepped down as co-CEO’s of RIM! They have named Thorsten Heins as the new President and CEO. He has also been appointed to the board!
All I can say, is it’s about flipping time! RIM was on a roller coaster ride into oblivion this past year, and they needed a change and fast!
Now with this announcement, hopefully RIM can begin the healing process and concentrate on churning out good products instead!
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