McClatchy signs with Groupon – UPDATE
by Sharon Hill
02 Jul 2010We were happy to read this morning that McClatchy newspapers will now be the home of Daily Deals - i.e., online coupons courtesy of Groupon. Arguably the most prominent social coupon site, Groupon offers discounts of 40 percent or more for local entertainment spots
Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.