Woot Reviews

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Woot CEO Garth Mader
Garth Mader
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    Lost it's direction and has gone down hill.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Carrollton, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Carrollton, TX

    I worked at Woot full-time

    Pros

    Good people overall with the exception of top management.
    Very engaging community of customers.
    Good deals.
    Daily deals from new sources, brands and items keep things interesting.

    Cons

    Leadership direction from the top is misguided and lacks understanding of the daily deal business model that Woot has built.
    Stressful work environment

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on what made Woot...Woot. A simple, fun and engaging shopping experience. The customer needs to be the first focus.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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Website www.woot.com
Headquarters Carrollton, TX
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1994
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Retail
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

If you like your online shopping with a side of snide, Woot has it. The snarky e-commerce company sells discounted computers, electronics, and all sorts of other items at woot.com, t-shirts at shirt.woot, and wine.woot. It generally offers one product per day until it's sold out, which may seem like an odd business model but has brought the company considerable success and attention. Founded in 2004 by CEO Matt Rutledge, Woot (from Internet slang word "w00t" used to express joy or victory) launched its main site in 2004. A pioneer of the deal-of-the-day genre of online... More

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