Out to Lunch

OUT TO LUNCH finds economist and Tulane finance professor Peter Ricchiuti conducting business New Orleans style: over lunch at Commander's Palace restaurant. Each week Peter invites guests from the New Orleans business renaissance to join him. The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Inc magazine have all named New Orleans the best city in the USA to be an entrepreneur. Out to Lunch is the cafeteria of the new New Orleans entrepreneurial movement. You can also hear the show on WWNO 89.9FM.

Photo by Rick Lineberger

Out to Lunch - Fruit & Veggies

Out to Lunch - Fruit & Veggies
June 16, 2013

Kevin Morgan Rothschild, co-founder of VertiFarms, and Megan Nuismer, founder of The New Orleans Fruit Tree Project, are changing the way we grow vegetables in a swampy urban food desert and harvest fruit in an abundant garden of Eden. Read More »

OTL - Back to the Track

OTL - Back to the Track
June 10, 2013

Give lunch an adrenaline surge. Revisit with Wes Ratcliff from NOLA Motorsports Park and Max Materne from The Transportation Revolution New Orleans Read More »

Out to Lunch - Kind-hearted Capitalists

Out to Lunch - Kind-hearted Capitalists
June 3, 2013

Andrea Chen's socially conscious business incubator Propeller: a Force For Social Innovation takes an entrepreneur with a good idea and turns it into good for the community. Reid Stone's Hero Farm takes those socially conscious businesses out into the world. Read More »

Out to Lunch - The NOLA Brain Gain

Out to Lunch - The NOLA Brain Gain
May 19, 2013

NOLA BOUND successfully recruited young entrepreneurs to New Orleans. Meet two of them: founder of App building company Apptitude Chris Boyd and founder of fashion illustration studio MarketteNOLA Marianne Rodriguez. Read More »

Out to Lunch - Rockin' Guns 'n Money

Out to Lunch - Rockin' Guns 'n Money
May 6, 2013

Mignon Faget discusses her controversial Stop The Violence gun pin, Brent McCrossen talks about the digital music revolution and his part in it with audiosocket. Read More »

New Orleans, The Birthplace of Smoothie Jazz

New Orleans, The Birthplace of Smoothie Jazz
April 28, 2013

Jazz Fest - our annual overdose of music and food - is synonymous with New Orleans. Smoothie King - healthy juice food alternative - is the antithesis of the city. Both businesses were NOLA born in the 70's and are now international brands. Meet Smoothie King's Tom O'Keefe and the Jazz & Heritage Foundation's Scott Aiges. Read More »

Out to Lunch - World Trade & Home Health

Out to Lunch - World Trade & Home Health
April 15, 2013

Dominik Knoll's World Trade Center presides over $60b worth of trade annually through New Orleans. Bill Borne's Baton Rouge based Amedisys is one of the biggest players in US healthcare. Dominik and Bill paint a fascinating portrait of New Orleans and Louisiana in the big picture, present and future. Read More »

Out to Lunch - Righteous Nutria

Out to Lunch - Righteous Nutria
April 14, 2013

From wetlands to wardrobe: Cree McCree has taken the rodent pest that is eating the Louisiana wetlands and turned it into fur fashion. Feel good about wearing fur again: it's Righteous Fur Read More »

Out to Lunch - Coffee and Ice Cream

Out to Lunch - Coffee and Ice Cream
April 7, 2013

Adrian Simpson from New Orleans Ice Cream and Danielle Boyce Batten from Cool Brew Coffee are making an allied assault on the nation. Read More »

Out to Lunch - The Great American Auto Revolution

Out to Lunch - The Great American Auto Revolution
March 31, 2013

The Elio is a revolutionary American car that's being built from the ground up in Shreveport. The Von Dutch is a re-imagined classic American motorbike that's being built in New Orleans. Meet Chip Stempeck from Elio and Demetri Melekos from Von Dutch's US Heritage Powersports. Read More »

Out to Lunch - Idea Fest

Out to Lunch - Idea Fest
March 24, 2013

Live at Idea Village's biggest NOLAbiz party yet - 1,000+ entrepreneurs - with hosts Tim Williamson, Kevin Wilkins, and Robbie Vitrano, inNOLAvation founder Damon Burns, Creative Alliance's Jeanne Nathan, and Webster Pierce Jr whose award winning invention, Wave Robber, is going to save the La coast. Read More »

Out to Lunch - Sell Sell Sell

Out to Lunch - Sell Sell Sell
March 17, 2013

Author of How To Sell Your Business For More Than It's Worth Michelle Seiler Tucker lives in New Orleans and sells businesses through her 50 offices across the US. Tracey Moore, founder of Wirth Moore Realty, sells New Orleans real estate. Read More »

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