Groupon Hires Amazon VP Schwietzer for Operations and 2 Other Hot Stocks to Watch

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN): Current price $11.87

It was announced Thursday that the online discounts site Groupon Inc. has recruited Amazon’s Vice President, Robbie Schwietzer, for its Prime frequent-customer operation as senior vice president of operations. Groupon also reported the hirings of the daily-deal site Hopscotch founder, Lisa Kennedy, to be the chief of the Groupon Reserve division; the former Angie’s List executive David Kerr to lead a new¬†business centered on home services; and Hoke Horne, who was formerly with Juniper Networks, as vice President of global commercial finance.

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