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  1. Blackberry Bets Turnaround on Offering Apple Users $550Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... experience, wants to focus on the enterprise Perhaps the reason Chen won the job at BlackBerry was his work at Sybase. Under his leadership, the company reported 55 straight quarters with a profit and was eventually sold to SAP for $5.8 billion. The ...

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  2. BlackBerry CEO's Forecasting Acumen Under ScrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Wall Street Journal

    ... his reputation as a turnaround expert in part on hitting and exceeding financial forecasts. That helped him resurrect Sybase Inc. and sell the once unprofitable California company in 2010 to Germany's SAP SE for $5.8 billion. Chen supporters argue ...

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  3. BlackBerry CEO's Forecasting Acumen Under ScrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Wall Street Journal

    ... his reputation as a turnaround expert in part on hitting and exceeding financial forecasts. That helped him resurrect Sybase Inc. and sell the once unprofitable California company in 2010 to Germany's SAP SE for $5.8 billion. Chen supporters argue ...

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  4. Industrial Lithium Battery Innovator Flux Power Reviews Q1 Results,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Market Wire

    ... a Strategic Advisory Board , appointing publishing executive and cleantech entrepreneur Sir Nigel Burney and former Sybase & Pyramid Technology executive Steven Capelli as advisory board members. The Advisory Board will support the Board and ...

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  5. Blackberry has no immediate plans to crack 'sensitive' China marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The London Free Press

    ... from Chinese hardware giant Lenovo Group Ltd. Chen, a Hong Kong native who made his name turning around software firm Sybase during the 2000s, said he had met with Chinese government officials, investors and telecom carriers in Beijing. He also said ...

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  6. ukit-awards-2014-red-carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Computing.co.uk

    ... have been pinning their hopes on the star qualities of CEO John Chen, praying that some of the magic he showed at Sybase, which he says made a profit for 60 quarters in a row, will translate into success for an outfit that's lost a lot of fans over ...

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  7. Interview: BlackBerry CEO John Chen on the progress of his turnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Canadian Business Magazine

    John Chen has a reputation as a turnaround artist. As CEO of California-based Sybase Inc., he inherited a company that was once a leader in the electronic database market but was rapidly losing money and customers.

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  8. Chen Mentions China, BlackBerry JumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Seeking Alpha

    ... continues to lose money, critics will continue to ask if Chen is thinking about arranging a sale like he did for SyBase in the 1990s (he has repeatedly said that he has no intention of doing so). But his focus on the best parts of the business and ...

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  9. Cherwell Software Doubles Employee Base, Hires Key ITSM ExecutivesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Freshnews

    ... enterprise software sales experience at Citrix Systems, Mercury Interactive (acquired by Hewlett Packard) and Sybase (acquired by SAP). Shaun Trejo joins Cherwell Software as Regional Vice President of Sales for Western North America. Mr. Trejo's ...

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  10. Lavastorm Analytics Appoints Vincent De Gennaro to Lead Next Phase of EMEA ExpansionRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Freshnews

    ... he also held senior sales management positions at Modexo Ltd., Jaspersoft, Pilot Software, Software AG, Informix, and Sybase. "With a 10-year track record of transforming how companies handle data and analytic challenges, Lavastorm Analytics has ...

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  11. Lavastorm Analytics Appoints Vincent De ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Financial Mirror

    ... he also held senior sales management positions at Modexo Ltd., Jaspersoft, Pilot Software, Software AG, Informix, and Sybase. "With a 10-year track record of transforming how companies handle data and analytic challenges, Lavastorm Analytics has ...

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  12. BlackBerry up 6% after CEO muses about Chinese telecom partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | CBC News

    ... and security settings. BlackBerry's stock is up more than 40 per cent since Chen, known for leading the turnaround at Sybase Inc., took the helm as interim CEO. The data on this site is informational only and may be delayed; it is not intended as ...

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  13. BlackBerry CEO sees fewer new devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Canada Online Explorer

    ... week. "That is definitely something I am very focused on doing." The Hong Kong-born executive, 59, made his name at Sybase, a struggling database software firm that he rescued and sold a decade later to SAP for US$5.8 billion in 2010. "If you look ...

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  14. New PowerBuilder WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Sys-Con Media

    Most of the Sybase people previously handling these PB queries are now gone or relocated at SAP and some of Novalys's customers were a bit lost. Since the new website is located in Europe - it is available in both French and English.

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  15. BlackBerry CEO sees fewer new devices, focus on profitabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The London Free Press

    ... week. "That is definitely something I am very focused on doing." The Hong Kong-born executive, 59, made his name at Sybase, a struggling database software firm that he rescued and sold a decade later to SAP for US$5.8 billion in 2010. "If you look ...

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  16. BlackBerry CEO Says Focus Is On Profitability, Fewer New DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... week. "That is definitely something I am very focused on doing." The Hong Kong-born executive, 59, made his name at Sybase, a struggling database software firm that he rescued and sold a decade later to SAP for $5.8 billion in 2010. "If you look at ...

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  17. Blackberry CEO John Chen shows off Passport and Classic handsets. Image via CrackberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Computing.co.uk

    ... with its market share down from 15 per cent to just 0.8 per cent . Chen said he would repeat the success he'd had at Sybase, a struggling database software firm where he previously served as CEO. Chen took over when the company looked down and out ...

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  18. BlackBerry to focus on profitability nowRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... on doing." The 59 year old Hong Kong-born executive first made his name at the struggling database software firm Sybase where he managed to rescue the company and sold it a decade later to SAP for $5.8 billion in 2010. Chen, who believes that the ...

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  19. Lithium Battery Innovator Flux Power Launches Strategic Advisory Board With Appointment of Sir ...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | GuruFocus.com

    ... resulted in sales growth and improvements in profitability. Most notably, Mr. Capelli's senior leadership roles at Sybase and Pyramid Technology were crucial to the successful 'turnaround' of both and eventual sale to SAP and Siemens respectively. ...

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  20. BlackBerry CEO Beats Nasdaq in 1st Year: Chart of the DayRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | Bloomberg

    ... price of $147.55 in June 2008, when its market value topped $83 billion. Chen, who previously led a turnaround at Sybase Inc. and sold it to SAP AG for $5.8 billion, has said BlackBerry's odds of a successful turnaround are "better than 80/20." ...

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