Wintrust Business Lunch 6/28/21: Mortgage rates brush off inflation data, airlines dealing with labor shortages and an NFT art gallery launches in Chicago

Wintrust Business Lunch

Busy security check in lines during Pandemic, Palm Beach Gardens International Airport, Florida. (Photo by: Lindsey Nicholson/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

Segment 1:  Ilyce Glink, owner of Think Glink Media and Best Money Moves, joins John to talk about the AAA anticipating the July 4th weekend to be a record-breaking year for travel, how much gas prices are rising, why Boeing and cruise stocks are falling today, existing home sales falling for a fourth straight month and mortgage rates continuing to brush off inflation data.

Segment 2:  Chicago Inno‘s Senior Editor Jim Dallke tells John the latest news about Chicago startup innovation including a new cocktail startup helping local bars and restaurants with carryout cocktails, a company from former Blackhawk Daniel Carcillo that’s using psychedelics to train brain injuries funding a new brain lab at the university of South Carolina and the first physical NFT art gallery launching in Chicago.

Segment 3: WGN Reporter and Crain’s Daily Gist host Amy Guth gives us a round-up of the latest business stories including the TSA doing self-defense training for flight crew members amid surge in unruly passengers, airport restaurants, TSA offering $1,000 bonuses in hiring scramble as travelers face long lines and nearly every Tesla built and sold in China being recalled.

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