Inside Outside Innovation Team & Innovation Audience 

Inside Outside Innovation can help your company navagate and compete in a world of change and disruption. Connect with our team today about public speaking, coaching, and consulting opportunities.  We also offer partnership, sponsorship, and advertisement opportunities in our podcast, newsletter, events, and social media.

Inside Outside Innovation Sponsorships & Services

Inside Outside Innovation Podcast

Inside Outside produces the weekly Inside Outside Innovation podcast, featuring more than 275+ episodes of interviews with corporate and startup innovators. The podcast has more than 250,000 listens, from innovators in the US, UK, Australia, Canada, Europe, and across the globe. It was featured by Inc. Magazine as one of the “10 Best Design and Innovation Podcasts You Can’t Live Without” and on Silicon Prairie News as an A List Regional Leader. Sponsorship opportunities include ads, giveaways, guest interviews, and topical discussions.  All podcasts transcripts and ads are on IO’s website, as well as all podcast platforms. Listen to the podcast here on or on any podcast platform. We’re always looking for great guests. Let us know if there is someone we should feature.

Inside Outside Innovation Newsletter

Inside Outside Innovation NewsletterThe Inside Outside Innovation Newsletter, is read by thousands of corporate, startup, and organizational innovators each week. The newsletter features a curated list of the best innovation articles, podcast interviews with leading business innovators and authors, exclusive connections to upcoming innovation events, and additional resources to help you and your business thrive. Ads are customizable, trackable, and link directly to your content.

Innovation Keynotes

Brian Ardinger frequently speaks at conferences, corporations, and events including Inside Outside Innovation Summits (2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020) – The IO Imperative: Putting Innovation into Context – video & Forward Faster: Keeping Pace in an Era of Endless Innovation – video, Entrepreneur Best Practices Summit 2021, Gallup’s Future Builder’s Challenge, SXSW, Innov8rs, InfoTech, Lean Startup Circle, Angel Summit (Dallas, Chattanooga), Entrefest, Startup Week (Seattle, Chattanooga, Omaha, Lincoln), Customer Experience World, GlobalShop, TREX (Total Retail Experience), HomeServices, Nebraska IT Symposium, 1 Million Cups (Des Moines, Sioux Falls, Omaha, Lincoln), NMotion Demo Days, Nebraska Chamber Manufacturing Summit, TedXLincoln, NebraskaProduct UX MeetUp, University of Nebraska – Lincoln and Omaha, UNL Center for Entrepreneurship – Founder Friday, Nebraska Wesleyan, Rotary #14, and LPED Innovation Roundtable.

Live and Online Events

IO hosts a variety of immersive events throughout the year reaching thousands of innovators. Check out Inside Outside Innovation Summit – IO2020 (Summits also in 2017, 2018, & 2019), Intersect, Open Coffee, and other great events. Our recent IO Live events profile incredible innovators, entrepreneurs, and authors with live Q&A from the online audience.

Innovation Coaching and Consulting

Inside Outside Innovation offers corporate and startup coaching and training on a variety of innovation topics, including customer discovery, lean startup tools, business model design, new product development, and innovation readiness. Limited spots available.

Social Media Outreach

Inside Outside operates numerous social media accounts to connect with innovators and entrepreneurs everywhere. These accounts include Twitter, LinkedIn, Medium, and Facebook and reach over 13,000 followers.


If you are looking to reach corporate, startup and community innovators, let’s talk. Inside Outside has sponsorship opportunities through our innovation newsletter and podcasts, immersive events, social media and website reach.

IO Merch 

Grab some IO Merch including IO T-shirts (short and long sleeve – People rave about these!), IO Posters, Neoprene Backpacks, and Little Books of Innovation. Purchases support IO’s free resources for new innovators.


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