Employee Spotlight: Freedom Shannon, Outside Divisional Sales Manager Extraordinaire

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at April 28th, 2016

Name: Freedom Shannon Title: External Divisional Sales Manager, New Business Development, Restaurants Start Date:  April 2011 You’ve been with Groupon since 2011, so you’ve obviously seen a lot of organizational changes. How do you balance pivoting with the company while still kicking butt in an Outside Sales role?  Staying focused and never forgetting our mission is to… Read More



Getting to Know Groupon Phoenix: Chris “Magoo” McGeough

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at March 30th, 2016

Last year, we circled up the wagons and headed to the southwest to open up a new sales office in Phoenix, Arizona. Today’s interview features Chris, an Account Executive who joined from the golf industry with a determination to make the most out of the opportunity.   What brought you to Groupon? The new office…new opportunity… Read More


Getting to Know Groupon Phoenix: Account Executive Emily

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at March 21st, 2016

Last year, we circled up the wagons and headed to the southwest to open up a new sales office in Phoenix, Arizona. Today’s interview features Emily, an Account Executive who transitioned from working at a hospital to sales at Groupon. Name: Emily Sykes Title: Account Executive  What makes selling Groupon to local businesses unique? Groupon is very customizable. You… Read More


Getting to Know Groupon Phoenix: Larry Talks Sales in Phoenix and “Drunnies”

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at March 4th, 2016

Last year, we circled up the wagons and headed to the southwest to open up a new sales office in Phoenix, Arizona. Today’s interview features Larry, one of our Account Executives in Phoenix, who chats about his passion for growing his Sales career and what it’s like to help build out a new office. What brought you to… Read More


Employee Spotlight: Mark Talks Sales, Team Building, and Grandpa Groupon

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at February 16th, 2016

Name: Mark Joyner Title: Divisional Sales Manager, Merchant Support Start date: June 2011 What did you do before Groupon? I actually had an interesting path prior to Groupon. I was a history and art history major at Tulane University, and after graduating I worked in the New Orleans art community. I worked at an art gallery… Read More





Groupon Sales Miniview: Elizabeth, Long-Time Groupon Advocate

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at October 28th, 2015

Sales Miniviews feature a face from the Sales organization to talk about their Groupon journey. Today we’ll get to know Elizabeth, who was encouraging businesses to work with Groupon even before she officially joined. (Awesome!) Name: Elizabeth Lopez Title: Business Development Representative Start Date: March 2015 You were a Social Media Coordinator before joining Groupon, what prompted you to pursue… Read More