Michigan Startup Company Gaypon Is The Gay Version Of Groupon

Posted Aug 30, 2011

Gaypon is a new daily deals company that is specifically for the LGBT community. Gaypon will offers deals for businesses that are known to be gay-friendly. Proceeds from sales that take place on Gaypon will be donated to LGBT charities.

To become a Gaypon merchant, the background of businesses are checked to make sure that they don’t have any reviews with discrimination allegations. Gaypon also uses tools such as the Human Rights Campaign?s “Corporate Equality Index,” which rates workplaces that have LGBT equality.

One of the charities that Gaypon plans to donate to is The Trevor Project, an initiative to prevent suicide among the LGBTQ youth. Gaypon promises to keep your personal data private. Gaypon isn’t just for the gay community, but it is focused on local businesses that promotes equality. Gaypon was founded by Robert Graham and Jason Buszta. The company is based in West Bloomfield, Michigan.