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Groupon Watch: PR Chief Quits After 2 Months

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    Groupon’s spokesperson quit after being hired in June, reportedly due to disagreements over the company’s response to recent criticism. Gaypon was introduced, offering deals from LGBT-friendly businesses – joining similarly-focused Qpon in the daily deal marketplace. Also is Groupon a sellout? Some think so.

    Read more: 
    • Introducing Gaypon, the gay Groupon. (NBCBayArea)
    • BusinessInsider explains in-depth why Groupon isn’t a Ponzi scheme, but has an uncertain future. (Business Insider)
    • A Wired writer is disappointed in the “lack of idealism” in the Groupon phenom. (Wired)
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