| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Groupon, the daily deals website with a severe case of crashing stock, fired its chief executive and founder Andrew Mason on Thursday and Wall Street rejoiced.
The company’s stock jumped after hours as investors learned that Executive Chairman...
| Mar 1, 2013
"Our main focus is trying to figure out how this model evolves and not consistently falling on our face in the public," Groupon Executive Chairman Eric Lefkofsky reportedly told a Northbrook Chamber of Commerce audience early last April after yet...
| Mar 3, 2013
Whatever you thought of Andrew Mason's high-wire act as chief executive of Groupon, you have to concede he nailed the landing.
Fired from the company he conceived and co-founded less than five years ago, Mason on Thursday tweeted a link to a goodbye memo...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Groupon CEO Andrew Mason was terminated on Thursday of last week, which isn’t a huge shock considering the company’s declining value. What is interesting is Mason’s goodbye letter to the company. In a world of publicists and generic...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:36 PM
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| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Facebook files for what is expected to be the largest technology IPO ever....
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
By Megan Crepeau [After] a spectacular debut on the Nasdaq, Groupon is a public company. On Monday, it reported its second-quarter earnings results. The numbers were dismal. They paint an unmistakable picture of the future of Groupon and other similar.......
| Dec 2, 2012
| 4:33 AM
A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Connected to Chicago (.mp3 file, right click to download) WLS-AM 890. Host Bill Cameron with Greg Hinz of Crain's......
| May 25, 2012
| 11:22 AM
Groupon subscribers this week are getting an email from the daily deals site informing them that they might be eligible to get a chunk of a proposed $8.5 million settlement.
Last month, without admitting fault or wrongdoing, Groupon Inc. settled a class-...
| May 26, 2012
| 3:03 AM
Chicago-based Groupon informed subscribers Friday of a potential refund program established as a result of a class-action lawsuit brought against the daily deals company. The notification, coming via email after 11 p.m. on Friday night, informed readers...
| Jan 29, 2012
It was an evening of accolades for National Louis University, one of the city's oldest private universities, as it celebrated its 125th anniversary with an awards program and dinner to honor its continuing efforts as a pioneer in education. Elizabeth...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Facebook has filed papers for what's expected to be the largest initial public offering ever to come out of Silicon Valley and one of the largest in U.S. history.
Ending months of breathless speculation, the 8-year-old social networking company has...