Groupon Stock Goes Up After Andrew Mason Says The Board Might Fire Him

Posted Nov 28, 2012

Groupon CEO Andrew Mason spoke at the Business Insider Ignition conference today. In the interview, Mr. Mason said that the Groupon board might fire him.

He even said that he would fire himself if he did not think he was right for the job.  Groupon’s stock price went up 12% this afternoon after he spoke at the conference.

Mr. Mason said that he cares a lot more about the success of the company than he does about any particular role at the company.