Groupon president and COO steps down

March 22, 2011 7:15:58 PM PDT
The Chief Operating Officer and President of Groupon is leaving the Chicago-based company, a Groupon spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday.

No other details have been released over the sudden departure of 44-year-old Rob Solomon.

Groupon's CEO Andrew Mason says Solomon is moving back to California but will remain sd an advisor to the online daily deal site.