Research In Motion
, a maker of wireless products for the mobile communications market, named Larry Conlee chief operating officer of engineering and manufacturing.
Conlee worked with the senior management at
for more than 20 years. The post is a newly created position in the company and is effective immediately. Conlee will supervise the engineering and manufacturing groups.
Shares of Research in Motion, which is based in Waterloo, Ontario, rose $6.31, or 10.1%, to $69 in recent