Who would have thought that coupon deals would make billionaires online?
Just goes to show how desperate local business are to get paying customers in the door.
Got to admire the guys at Groupon though; plus the 1200+ other billionaires!
Groupon co-founder Eric Lefkofsky is the newest Chicagoan to make Forbes magazine’s list of the world’s richest people. With an estimated worth of $1.6 billion, the serial tech entrepreneur ranks 782 on the list released Wednesday. He is tied with Chicago’s Joe Mansueto, founder and president of Morningstar.
Forbes Magazine just released their World's Billionaires 2011 list. And topping it out you have Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim Helu, Microsoft CEO Bill Gates, and investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO, Warren Buffet but it looks like the US is losing …