June 1, 2005
Ray Nagin, Mayor of New Orleans, Don Hutchinson, New Orleans Director of
Economic Development, Cynthia Willard-Lewis, District E Council Member of the New Orleans
City Council, and Eugene Green, President of the New Orleans Regional Business Park
(NORBP) joined Jay McLellan, HAI President, in a press conference
regarding HAI's move to its new facilities in New Orleans East.
The principals of HAI originally worked together in New Orleans East, and HAI's move
back into the city from the suburbs was welcomed by the mayor, who has an HAI system in his home.
Following the press conference Mr. Hutchinson, HAI's Brian Yokum, Council Member Ms. Willard-Lewis,
HAI's Tom Pickral, Mayor Nagin, Jay McLellan, and Mr. Green
participated in a building ribbon-cutting ceremony.