Eric Lefkofsky

Eric Paul Lefkofsky (born 13 September 1969[] is a U.S.-born entrepreneur. He is co-founder and CEO of Groupon, co-founder of Lightbank; founder & director of InnerWorkings, Inc., Echo Global Logistics, Inc., Mediaocean. In March 2011, Forbes named him one of 2011's new billionaires.
Posts about Eric Lefkofsky
  • Top Earning Websites

    … Our first Top Earning Websites List was published in March 2009. There have been significant changes since then. AirBnB founded in 2008 did not make the original list but are here today. Myspace no longer features! Please Note: Despite their significant size, some companies are intentionally left out because they are primarily retail based…

    Michael Dunlop/ How To Make Money Onlinein Paid Search Google- 34 readers -
  • Openings and New Hires at Groupon, Rocket Fuel, and Xaxis

    … and increase revenue. Wendell Hicken was promoted to executive vice president of technology and Stu MacFarlane left Herbalife to become executive vice president of consumer platforms. YP is doubling down on exec hires as growth slows in the crowded SMB publisher sector. Kenshoo Promotes ex-SAP Executive to Managing Director Kenshoo has promoted Russ…

    Geoff Michener/ Street Fightin Mobile EMail- 12 readers -
  • In Navigating Supply and Demand, Groupon Hopes for New Life

    … During an earnings call last month, Groupon CEO Eric Lefkofsky admitted to analysts that the company’s deal marketplace — its next big thing — was not coming along as planned. The number of deals purchased through the searchable database he said, was “not as strong as he would have liked,” accounting for less than 10% of all transactions…

    Steven Jacobs/ Street Fightin Google- 10 readers -