Faculty & Research

Eric Lefkofsky

Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship

Address :
5807 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Eric Lefkofsky is the co-founder, CEO and Chairman of Groupon. He is also a founder and director of several firms, including InnerWorkings, Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK), a global provider of managed print and promotional solutions; Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a technology-enabled transportation and logistics outsourcing firm; MediaBank, LLC, a leading provider of integrated media procurement technology; and LightBank, a venture fund focused on helping disruptive technology businesses.

Eric serves on the board of directors of Children's Memorial Hospital, the board of trustees of the Steppenwolf Theatre, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Museum of Science and Industry. He holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Michigan Law School. Eric and his wife Liz are the proud parents of three children.

A full biography of Eric Lefkofsky can be found at www.lefkofsky.com.


2013 - 2014 Course Schedule

Number Name Quarter
34201 Building Internet Startups: Risk, Reward, & Failure 2014 (Winter)