Cable & Telecom

BlackBerry appoints new COO

WATERLOO – BlackBerry has named Marty Beard as its new chief operating officer effective immediately, the company said Monday.As COO, Beard is responsible for cross-functional organizations, including marketing, BlackBerry 10 application development, customer care and quality. He is also responsible for instituting best practices and processes, reads the announcement.Beard was most recently was chairman and CEO of LiveOps, Inc., a  provider of cloud applications and mobile messaging.  Prior to that, he was president of Sybase subsidiary Sybase 365 and vice-president of Oracle Online, Oracle’s e-commerce service unit."BlackBerry continues to attract top talent to the company”, said executive chairman and CEO...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.