Lonely Planet

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Headquarters Footscray, Australia
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Want to explore in Ecuador? Travel on the cheap in Chile? You're not alone. Lonely Planet Publications sells guidebooks aimed at the more independent traveler (its books once offered tips on buying good pot). Maureen and Tony Wheeler founded Lonely Planet in 1973 in a kitchen in Melbourne as they wrote a guide based on their trek across Asia. They now publish more than 500 titles covering every continent. Lonely Planet employs some 300 writers to update its publications, which include walking guides ("Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya"), phrasebooks, and budget travel guides... More

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Matthew A. Goldberg


Great Company

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Pros: Lonely Planet is full of people who are passionate about travel and are determined to stay innovative.
Executives are open to your ideas on how to move the company forward. Office culture is creative, fun, and laid back.
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Declined Offer – Interviewed in Nashville, TN Nov 2013 – Reviewed Jan 2, 2014

Interview Details – Submitted my resume, Had an initial phone screening, Had a Skype interview with developers in Austraila, Had a face to face with the number 2 and number 3 person of the company.Full Interview

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