MIke Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have stepped down as co-CEO's and Co-chairmen of RIM (Research in Motion), Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Their new positions are Vice Chair of the Board's new Innovation Committee and Board Director respectively.
Thorsten Heins has been named the new CEO and President, he has been with the company since 2007 as was the Senior Vice President of the Blackberry Handheld Business Unit. His appointment to RIM's Board is also took immediate effect.
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