Business

The fall of the BlackBerry titans

Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis built one of Canada’s greatest companies. Strategic blunders, reckless pride and bad luck unravelled it all, and cost them their jobs.

CHRIS SORENSEN,CHARLIE GILLIS,CATHY GULLI February 6 2012
Business

The fall of the BlackBerry titans

Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis built one of Canada’s greatest companies. Strategic blunders, reckless pride and bad luck unravelled it all, and cost them their jobs.

CHRIS SORENSEN,CHARLIE GILLIS,CATHY GULLI February 6 2012