Concluding a closely-watched competition that began in Sept. 2017, Amazon said Tuesday that it will build its second headquarters outside of Seattle in those two cities. In addition, it announced that will be building a new operations center in Nashville, Tennessee that will generate more than 5,000 new jobs there.
“We are excited to build new headquarters in New York City and Northern Virginia,” said Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon in a press release. “These two locations will allow us to attract world-class talent that will help us to continue inventing for customers for years to come. The team did a great job selecting these sites, and we look forward to becoming an even bigger part of these communities.”
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