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April 28, 2015: Lou LaGrange has been named business development director at AFAR Media. He had been senior manager of global digital channels at Lonely Planet. (mb)

July 31, 2013: Patricia Kelly has been named director of sales, Americas, at Lonely Planet. She had been VP, marketing and publicity, at Ten Speed Press. (mb)

February 19, 2013: Jennifer Pentes has been named production team lead at Lonely Planet. She had been assistant director of creative services and marketing at Sundance Institute. (mb)

February 15, 2013: Rana Freedman has been named senior manager of consumer marketing and communications at Lonely Planet. She had been public relations and communications manager there. (mb)

October 5, 2012: Brenda McLaughlin has been named SVP and general manager of Lonely Planet Americas at Lonely Planet. She had been VP of digital media and product marketing at Antenna International. (release)

July 25, 2012: Heather Howard has been named guidebook publisher at Lonely Planet. She had been associate publisher there. (mb)

December 7, 2010: Dominic Rowell has been named digital managing director at Lonely Planet. He had been global marketing director there. (FBNY)

September 2, 2010: Matthew Cashmore has been named digital director at Hachette UK. He had been innovation and ecosystem manager at Lonely Planet. (eBookNewser)

May 18, 2010: James Phirman has been named sales manager, special markets, at Lonely Planet. He had been product and author events manager at Baker & Taylor in San Diego. (mb)

December 18, 2009: Douglas Schatz has been named managing director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, at Lonely Planet. He had been managing director at Stanfords. (Publishers Lunch)

October 13, 2009: John Boris has been named executive vice president at Lonely Planet and managing director Lonely Planet Americas. He had been senior vice president of marketing and interactive at Zagat Survey. (release)

January 6, 2009: Matthew Goldberg has been named chief executive officer at Lonely Planet. He had been senior vice president, digital strategy and operations at Dow Jones. (Publishers Lunch)

March 31, 2008: Jay Cooke has been named senior commissioning editor -- Latin America & the Caribbean at Lonely Planet. He had been commissioning editor -- US East there. (mb)

January 10, 2008: Alex Fenby has been named global publisher at Lonely Planet. He had been guidebook publisher there. (Publishers Lunch)