RIM has won 2 awards at the 2008 EE Times Ace Awards. The awards are given out every year to 'celebrate the creators of technology who demonstrate leadership and innovation in the global industry and shape the world we live in'.
Mike Lazaridis won for 'Executive of the Year', and RIM as a whole won the 'Company of the Year - Large' award...This award is only eligible to companies with over $750 million in sales.
A big congratulations to Mike and everyone at RIM for an obvious fantastic job over the past year. These 2 awards are certainly a reflection of the fine work they have done.
For more info and to view the complete list of winners, head on over to the EE Times Ace Awards Website.