Topic: Andrew Mason

Groupon Launches High-End Restaurant Reservation Service

'Reserve' is OpenTable competitor

Groupon today has launched an OpenTable-like feature called Groupon Reserve that lets consumers book restaurant tables at double-digit percentage discounts. The service will run via technology from, which Groupon…

Andrew Mason Exits Groupon With One of the Best Goodbye Emails Ever

Ousted after bad earnings report

Give Andrew Mason credit. He came in like a smart aleck, and that's the way he's going out. The Groupon founder was fired from the company's CEO position today after a…

Groupon Tries to Assuage Stockholder Fears

CEO: Stock woes "unfortunate side effect of our unprecedented growth"

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason wants you to know everything is O.K. At least that's what he told stockholders today in a four-page letter that reads more like a plea to…

Groupon IPO Back On Track

Discount company preparing for launch as Facebook defers

Online discounter Groupon is preparing for its initial public offering, just weeks after reportedly postponing its investor roadshow. The New York Times now reports that the company is planning to…