It’s New Orleans: Out to Lunch

Hosted ByPeter Ricchiuti

OUT TO LUNCH finds economist and Tulane finance professor Peter Ricchiuti conducting business New Orleans style: over lunch at Commander's Palace restaurant. In his 9th year in the host seat, Ricchiuti's learned but uniquely NOLA informal perspective has established Out to Lunch as the voice of Crescent City business. You can also hear the show on WWNO 89.9FM.

Paper or Plastic – Out to Lunch – It’s New Orleans

New Orleans is a city torn between upholding traditions and embracing change.

jonathan bertuccelli & jonathan schudmak

 In this Tale of Two Jonathans, Jonathan Bertuccelli’s Studio 3 creates centuries old papier mache art in the form of elegant Mardi Gras floats while Jonathan Schudmak’s NOLA 3D Printing creates our plastic future.

ricchuitti schudmak bertuccelli

In the Pay It Forward segment of the show Peter, Paper Jonathan, and Plastic Jonathan weigh in on how best to expand the already successful promotional product company Safeguard.

boys' club at commander's

It was a total boys’ club upstairs at Commander’s Palace today