Out to Lunch Acadiana

Wednesdays at Noon & Saturdays at 5:00 PM
  • Hosted by Christiaan Mader

Out to Lunch Acadiana finds editor of nonprofit news outlet The Current, Christiaan Mader conducting business Acadiana style over lunch. Each week Christiaan invites guests from Acadiana's business community to join him. Beyond the foundations of Acadiana's business economy - oil, cuisine, music, there is a vast network of entrepreneurs, small business, and even some of the country's largest companies who call Acadiana home. Out to Lunch is the cafeteria of the wider Acadiana Business Community.

Christiaan Mader is the founder and editor of The Current, Lafayette's first and only nonprofit news organization. An award-winning investigative and culture journalist, Christiaan’s work as a writer and reporter has appeared in The New York Times, Vice, Offbeat, Gambit, and The Advocate.

Out to Lunch Louisiana: June 3, 2020

Jun 3, 2020

 Pork! And other Business:

The pandemic isn't all bad for Business with a capital "B." Louisiana Association of Business and Industry - LABI's Stephen Waguespack tells Out to Lunch what's going on in #BatonRouge and 4th generation pig farmer Tim Melancon from T Moise Farms LLC reports on business down on the organic farm.

Out to Lunch Louisiana: May 27, 2020

May 28, 2020

Are you going to be able to go to the Dome and watch a Saints game this season? New Orleans Saints CFO Ed Lang lays out the current thinking on Out to Lunch. 

Out to Lunch Louisiana: May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020

On this week's Out to Lunch Christiaan Mader checks in with Ed lang, CFO of New Orleans Saints on the future on the NFL, Dr Sasha Thackaberry on the future of LSU and Ashley Thibodeaux Herbert on the future of the office.

Out to Lunch Acadiana: May 13, 2020

May 13, 2020

  On this week's Out to Lunch we take a break from all the bad news to look at life beyond the virus. Christiaan Mader talks with Soulful Empowerment's Mary Margaret Camalo, professional coffee taster Drew Cambre, and BLOCK Lawn Care's Matthew Armstrong. 

Out to Lunch Louisiana: May 6, 2020

May 8, 2020

Christiaan Mader digs into the future of the oil industry with Louisiana Oil & Gas Association's Gifford Briggs and talks monetary policy with Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Adrienne Slack on Out to Lunch. Listen in on KRVS Public Media 88.7FM, anywhere you get podcasts, or click the pic below.