Groupon Hosts STEM Workshop With Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago

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at February 21st, 2017

Groupon’s vision for STEM Education is for more students in diverse and underserved communities to have access and be inspired to pursue education and careers in science, technology, engineering, and math – and today, our Social Responsibility team hosted 120 of Chicagoland’s best and brightest 3rd-8th grade scouts for a fun-filled day of STEM. Throughout… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Meet Lily…rising Junior @ Carnegie Mellon and Designer Extraordinaire!

at September 20th, 2016

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2016! We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience tackling challenging problems and working with our teams.   Hi there! My name is Lily Fulop. I’m a rising junior at Carnegie Mellon University studying Communication Design. This summer, I’m a visual design… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Meet Emily…rising junior at Johns Hopkins spending the summer with not 1, but 2 teams – Follow her first six weeks at Groupon!

at August 24th, 2016

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2016! We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience tackling challenging problems and working with our teams.   Hello blog post readers! I’m Emily Brahma, a computer science major at Johns Hopkins University. Born and raised a Californian, I lived in the… 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


Groupon Sales: Phoenix and Chicago Sales Team Up, Potluck Ensues

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at September 22nd, 2015

Written by: Peter Schirripa, Regional Sales Director in our Phoenix office The key to success, borrowed directly from SVP of Groupon Sales, Darren Schwartz, is activity x skill. Here in Phoenix, activity is our strong suit. Where we have opportunity to grow and improve is skill. For the past five weeks, four Chicago-based Business Development Reps have been working in… Read More


Groupon Intern Blog: Andrew Project Manages for Groupon & Shakespeare

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at August 17th, 2015

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2015! We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience tackling challenging problems and getting to know our teams. Today’s post is from Andrew, a student at Stanford who brings a unique educational background and a love for Carly Rae Jepsen to Project… Read More


6° of Grouponation: Shinji on the Evolution of Groupon Technology

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at May 5th, 2015

With 6° of Grouponation, we’ll chat with employees who have hit their six-year mark—an impressive milestone for Groupon. Shinji, currently an Engineering Director, has seen Groupon’s technology group evolve immensely since starting his career here. Name: Shinji Title: Engineering Director Start Date: May of 2009 What is your title and what do you do? I’m… Read More


Employee Spotlight: Sales Training Manager Donnie

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at April 6th, 2015

Donnie shares his career path from Merchant Research to Sales Training Manager and enjoys posing in front of oddly-named conference rooms. Name: Donnie Title: Sales Training Manager Start date: August 2011 as a temp, hired on full-time in January 2012 Tell us about your Groupon journey: I started as a temp in Merchant Research in… Read More


Sales Miniview: Kaitlin ♥ NYC

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at March 30th, 2015

We have a new category on the People Blog! With Sales Miniviews, we’ll feature a face from the Sales organization to talk about their Groupon journey. Today’s interview features Kaitlin, a Sales Rep for NYC and Sales Valedictorian. Name: Kaitlin Title:  Account Representative for NYC – Manhattan Start date:  Dec. 2013 First off, what do… Read More