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More than three years after the proposal was advanced, the city of New Orleans is adopting a public-private partnership for economic development.

The partnership's 17 member board, the NOLA Business Alliance has hired the organization's first Chief Executive Officer, Rodrick Miller, a longtime economic development professional, to lead the new effort to grow jobs and lure business to New Orleans.

Miller, who starts the job next month, was chosen after a three month nationwide search, and is currently Vice President of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber of Commerce.

Henry Coaxum Jr., the chair of the NOLA Business Alliance, sits down with Dennis to talk about Rodrick Miller's Mission.

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