The amazing rise of Groupon [Infographic]

If the story from last year is true that Groupon turned down Google’s buyout offer, which could have been worth as much as a whopping $6bn then it clearly thinks it can do much better on its own.

Its growth has been rocket fuelled and 2011 looks set to be a massive year for the deals website as rivals are (currently) tasting its dusty wake. This infographic tells you the story so far. Good read.

[Source: Online MBA]