Blackberry (BBRY) fired U.S. VP of Sales Richard Piasentin last month following the poor take-up...

|By:, SA News Editor

Blackberry (BBRY) fired U.S. VP of Sales Richard Piasentin last month following the poor take-up of the company's new devices in the country. As part of its restructuring, Blackberry reportedly intends to axe more middle management in sales and support, adding to 5,000 layoffs in the last FY.