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Blackberry considers going private: Queen's University professor

2013-11-12

Queen’s University School of Business professor John-Kurt Pliniussen is available to comment on a recent report that BlackBerry is considering going private.

On Friday, BlackBerry shares rose in pre-market trading amid reports that its chief executive officer and board of directors are warming to the idea of taking the company private.

Dr. Pliniussen, a marketing professor who specializes in technology and business innovation, is available for interviews after 11 am.

To arrange an interview, please contact communication officer Anne Craig at 613-533-2877 or anne.craig@queensu.ca at Queen’s University News and Media Services Department in Kingston, Ont., Canada.

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