Doug Lombardi

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'''{{PAGENAME}}''' is the Vice President of Marketing at Valve.http//valvesoftware.com/company/people.html Biography on Valve's official website

==Biography==
Lombardi was in the music industry with his friend, Chris Jensen, before he made the decision to get into the gaming industry. In 1994, he started as a freelance journalist contributing to several magazines and worked at CNET's Gamecenter. In 1998, he joined Sierra Entertainment|Sierra On-Line as the brand manager for ''Half-Life''. He joined Valve at the end of 1999. He helps manage and coordinate third-party relations, marketing, and press activities for Valve's game titles and Steam.{{IA|20101023175042/http//gamechoiceawards.com/advisory.html|Biography|Game Developers Choice Online Awards}}

==Trivia==
Lombardi's name appears in ''Half-Life Blue Shift'' as an Easter egg on a locker.

==Selected gameography==
*''Half-Life'' (1998)
*''Half-Life Opposing Force'' (1999)
*''Half-Life Blue Shift'' (2001)
*''Half-Life 2'' (2004)
*''Half-Life 2 Episode One'' (2006)
*''Half-Life 2 Episode Two'' (2007)
*''Portal'' (2007)
*''Portal 2'' (2011)

==Official biographies==
{{CollapsedBio|20110905210014/http//valvesoftware.com/company/people.html|September 25, 2011|Doug Lombardi|After years in the music industry, Doug decided to get a real job. Then he came to his senses and got into the gaming industry instead. As Valve’s Vice President of Marketing, Doug helps manage and coordinate third-party relations, marketing, and press activities.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20080225195850/http//valvesoftware.com/people.html|February 25, 2008|Doug Lombardi - VP of Marketing|After years in the music industry, Doug decided to get a real job. Then he came to his senses and made the decision to get into the gaming industry instead. During his time in gaming, he has worked on the launch of websites, magazines, and games. As VP of Marketing at Valve, he helps manage and coordinate third-party relations, marketing and press activities.}}

{{CollapsedBio|20001203200100/http//valvesoftware.com/people.htm|December 3, 2000|Doug Lombardi - Director of Marketing|After years in the music industry, Doug decided to get a real job. Then he came to his senses and made the decision to get into the gaming industry instead. During his time in gaming, he has worked on the launch of websites, magazines, and games. As Director of Marketing at Valve, he helps manage and coordinate third-party relations, marketing and press activities.}}

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