Thursday, January 19, 2012

RIM Replaces its Co-CEOs

Research In Motion (RIM) named Thorsten Heins as President and Chief Executive Officer, replacing its previous co-CEOs. Mike Lazaridis, former Co-Chair and Co-CEO, has become Vice Chair of RIM’s Board and Chair of the Board’s new Innovation Committee. Jim Balsillie, former co-CEO, remains a member of the Board.