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BLACKBERY ANNOUNCES ELECTION RESULTS FOR THE COMPANY'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS

WATERLOO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/19/14 -- BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY)(TSX: BB) announced today that the six nominees listed in the Company's management information circular, dated May 9, 2014 for the Company's annual and special meeting of shareholders held on June 19, 2014, were elected as directors to serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders of the Company or until their successors are elected or appointed. The detailed results of the vote are set out below.


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Nominee           Votes For    % Votes For  Votes Withheld  % Votes Withheld
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John Chen         169,540,058  93.48        11,820,270      6.52
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Timothy Dattels   179,168,272  98.79        2,192,056       1.21
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Claudia Kotchka   179,036,733  98.72        2,323,696       1.28
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Richard Lynch     171,659,168  94.65        9,701,160       5.35
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Barbara Stymiest  171,050,538  94.32        10,309,791      5.68
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Prem Watsa        164,313,503  90.60        17,046,825      9.40
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About BlackBerry

A global leader in wireless innovation, BlackBerry® revolutionized the mobile industry when it was introduced in 1999. Today, BlackBerry aims to inspire the success of our millions of customers around the world by continuously pushing the boundaries of mobile experiences. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, BlackBerry operates offices in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. BlackBerry is listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market (NASDAQ: BBRY) and the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: BB). For more information, visit www.blackberry.com

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