Groupon Volunteer-a-Thon: Why Andrea Volunteers

at June 3rd, 2015

This June, in celebration of Groupon’s Super-Competitive, Very Serious Employee Volunteer-a-thon, we will be featuring one employee each day who will share why they volunteer. Groupon’s Employee Volunteer-a-thon is how we harness our collective employee power for positive change and highlight the great work being done in communities in which employees live, work, and play…. Read More

Sales Miniview: Kelsey, the Target of Office Pranks

at March 16th, 2015

We have a new category on the People Blog! With Sales Miniviews, we’ll feature a rock and/or star from the Sales organization to talk about their Groupon journey. Today’s interview features Kelsey, a Sales Rep for Atlanta. Name: Kelsey Title: Sales Rep for Atlanta Start date: September 15, 2014 Based on your initial thoughts, what’s… Read More

Groupon Intern Sarah: No “Intern Projects” here

at October 3rd, 2014

The #GrouponU Blog is back for 2014. We’ll regularly feature a Groupon intern or recent college grad telling you about their experience first-hand tackling challenging problems and getting to know our teams. Today’s entry is from Sarah in our Chicago office. Sarah has worked cross-functionally with many teams and explains how, at Groupon, there are… Read More

Employee Spotlight: Inside Sales Account Executive Billy

at July 11th, 2013

In today’s employee spotlight, we chat with Billy on our inside sales team. Billy started as a recruiter at Groupon and soon learned that his true interests lie in sales. Billy talks about his transition into inside sales, his future, and an epic road trip he took with his family. Name: Billy Job Title: Inside… Read More

Employee Spotlight: Strategic Account Executive Paul

at June 17th, 2013

Name: Paul Job Title: Strategic Account Executive – Chicago Start Date: October 2010 What did you do before you came to Groupon? I worked as a recruiter at Aerotek, a recruiting and staffing company, and helped to recruit candidates for open positions in Aerotek’s commercial division. Why did you decide to come to Groupon? I… Read More

1st Annual Employee Engagement Fair

at April 8th, 2013

Our Employee Volunteer Program hosted its first-ever Employee Engagement Fair yesterday at our Chicago headquarters. The fair made me think of all of the student activities fairs that I attended during college. From our company-sponsored employee resource groups (ERGs), to local nonprofit community partners, everyone encouraged employees to become involved with their respective organizations. Let’s… Read More

Employee Spotlight: Creative Director Helena

at March 14th, 2013

Name: Helena Job Title: Creative Director, Consumer Experience Start Date: December 2012 What did you do before you came to Groupon? I was a creative director at Citrix Systems. In that role, I managed a team of art directors, senior designers, project managers, and video producers who worked on majority of Citrix’s branding touch points,… Read More