The Downtown Investment Authority unanimously selected Councilwoman Lori Boyer to fill its vacant CEO position Wednesday afternoon.
The decision was reached after more than three hours of interviews. Boyer will now enter into a contract negotiation with the city.
Boyer edged out Kevin Hanna, a real estate developer and former-development director for the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority, and Gregory Flisram, senior vice president of the Economic Development Corp. of Kansas City
Hanna was in…