Andrew D. Mason is an American businessman and entrepreneur. He is the founder and former CEO of Groupon, a Chicago-based website offering users discounts on local businesses. He also co-founded Detour.com.
After graduating from Northwestern University in 2003 with a degree in music, Mason worked in web design for Chicago entrepreneur Eric Lefkofsky. He also interned and worked at prominent Chicago recording studio, Electrical Audio, under recording engineer Steve Albini.
|Jun 20, 2016||Wired News - Lewandowski Is Out as Trump’s Campaign Flails Like a Desperate Startup|
|May 24, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Forget deals: New Groupon campaign emphasizes experiences|
|May 24, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Forget deals, Groupon wants to be known as an experience engine|
|May 18, 2016||GeekWire - Inside Groupon’s new Seattle office: Waterfront views, lots of green, and a fro-yo machine|
|May 14, 2016||Cranes Chicago - Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship's reboot|
|May 3, 2016||The Verge - Detour’s high-tech audio tours veer into museums for the first time|
|Apr 14, 2016||Vator.tv - Companies exit faster under founders than outside CEOs|
|Mar 31, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - The Facebook cofounder that warned about 'polluted' VC deals has raised $50 million for his own startup|