Sonos Grabs RIM Sales Chief May 25, 2012 Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter LinkedIn LinkedIn Google + Google+ Email Email 1 Comment Comments The sales head of BlackBerry maker Research in Motion has reportedly jumped to Sonos. According to Reuters, Patrick Spence is now Sonos’ chief commercial officer. Spence will serve as “right hand man” to CEO John MacFarlane. 1 Comment View Comments Companies: Research in MotionSonos People: John MacFarlanePatrick Spence Comments InTheKnow Yikes, looks like someone read page 47 of the Private Equity handbook that says "hire someone from a big company and that will make it all right" and "make sure he has an MBA" Well, they would have been better to stick with CE or audio folks as hiring a cellphone person who does not comprehend the channel is a bad move. All of these guys make the same bad mistakes!