Spark Network has exercised its option to renew the Outside In with Jon Lukomnik podcast for a second season.
“We’re excited by what the team has accomplished in season one, and anticipating great things in season two,” said Jim WIandt, Spark’s founder and CEO. “The show’s unique, interdisciplinary approach resonates within the financial and business communities.”
Season one featured guests from both the financial and non-financial worlds, including: WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert, Henry Schein CEO Stan Bergman, Shakespeare scholar Jim Shapiro, famed investor Barry Ritholz, Sustainalytics founder Michael Jantzi, former UK Cabinet Minister Lord Chris Smith, Finance professor Alex Edman, Labor leader Renaye Manley, US House Judiciary Committee special counsel Norm Eisen, Magician Daniel Roy, Business journalists Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera, and Liver transplant pioneer Dr. Lewis Teperman.
“Season one’s guests were exceptional” noted producer Conor Ó hAonghusa, “and we hope to surpass them in season two.” Among the guests already scheduled for season two are: former Principles for Responsible Investments CEO Fiona Reynolds, Morningstar sustainability expert Jon Hale and Freedom House President and former Washington Post White House correspondent Michael Abramowitz.
“I am having a ball interviewing these incredibly interesting guests and exploring intellectually interesting topics from multiple perspectives, said Jon Lukomnik. “I can’t wait for season two.”