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BlackBerry preparing to sell off Canadian real estate: Queen's University expert

2014-01-22

Queen’s University business professor John-Kurt Pliniussen is available to comment on BlackBerry selling off most of its Canadian commercial real estate. The Waterloo-based BlackBerry said it plans to use a combination of vacant sales and sale-leaseback arrangements in divesting the properties.

At this point, BlackBerry has not commented on the potential value of the sale.

Please note Dr. Pliniussen, a marketing professor who specializes in technology and business innovation, is out of the country and only available for phone interviews.

To arrange an interview, please contact communication officer Anne Craig at 613-533-2877 or anne.craig@queensu.ca or Rosie Hales at 613-533-6000 ext. 77513 or rosie.hales@queeunsu.ca at Queen’s University News and Media Services Department in Kingston, Ont., Canada.

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