RIM's former co-CEO and current director of the board Jim Balsillie is leaving RIM. "As I complete my retirement from RIM, I'm grateful for this remarkable experience and for the opportunity to have worked with outstanding professionals who helped turn a Canadian idea into a global success," Balsillie said in a statement. RIM's chief technology officer of software and chief operations officer, David Yach and Jim Rowan, are also leaving the firm.

[via AllThingsD]