Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) today announced that it has promoted Kal Raman to SVP, Global Sales and Operations, combining the company’s sales and operations worldwide under one leadership. Raman will continue to oversee the Americas region and now adds EMEA and APAC regions, with Veit Dengler, SVP of International, reporting into him. Raman was previously SVP, Americas and will remain based in Chicago.
Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) launched in November 2008 in Chicago, features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, eat, see and buy in 48 countries around the world. Groupon uses collective buying power to offer huge discounts and provide a win-win for businesses and consumers, delivering more than 1,000 daily deals globally. To subscribe for the best deals in your city, visit http://www.groupon.com. To learn how to become a featured business, visit http://www.grouponworks.com.
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