17. John Hanke, the man behind Pokemon Go (w/ Sierra Katow)


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Sierra Katow from Las Comic Standing joins us to deep dive on John Hanke, an American entrepreneur and business executive. He is the founder and current CEO of Niantic, Inc., a software development company spun out of Google that designed Ingress, Pokémon Go and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. But his story goes deeper once government contracts and the CIA get involved.

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