• Amazon's HQ2 Location Search Just Took a Surprise Twist

    14 days ago - By Fortune

    With just weeks left until its self-imposed deadline of year-end, Amazon is close to selecting two different cities for additional North American headquarters.
    Under the latest plan, the company would hire about 25,000 employees in each city, the Wall Street Journal reported. The paper earlier reported that New York City, Dallas, and Crystal City, Virginia, were among the finalists for what Amazon has called its HQ2. Amazon declined to comment to Fortune.
    The e-commerce giant has spent about one year sifting through hundreds of proposals to host its additional headquarters offices and...
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  • Amazon plans to split HQ2 evenly between two cities: WSJ

    14 days ago - By Reuters

    Amazon.com Inc is planning to split its second headquarters evenly between two locations rather than picking one city, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing a person familiar with the matter.
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  • Amazon is reportedly planning on crowning 2 HQ2 winners, with 2 new headquarters in separate locations

    Amazon is reportedly planning on crowning 2 HQ2 winners, with 2 new headquarters in separate locations

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon is planning to split its second headquarters between two locations, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.
    Each location would have 25,000 employees, a source familiar with the matter told The Journal.
    Locations that are still in the running include New York, Dallas, and Crystal City, Virginia, The Journal reported over the weekend.
    Amazon is reportedly planning on crowning two winners of the company's search for a second headquarters, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal.
    The e-commerce giant "plans to split its second headquarters evenly between two locations...
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  • Dallas and New York also still in Amazon HQ2 finalist pool, report says

    14 days ago - By Philly

    The recent spate of news on reported talks likely indicates that Amazon is in the late stages of choosing a site for the campus, which it has said it would do before the end of this year.
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  • Gov. Deal: ‘We're not going to have our hearts broken' if state doesn't land Amazon HQ2

    Gov. Deal: ‘We're not going to have our hearts broken' if state doesn't land Amazon HQ2

    14 days ago - By Biz Journals

    Despite recent media reports indicating that Amazon has picked northern Virginia for its second headquarters, Gov. Nathan Deal has not given up that the company may pick Georgia.
    Amazon.com Inc. selected Atlanta as one of 20 cities that were finalists to win Amazon's second headquarters, which eventually could lead to 50,000 jobs and billions of dollars of investment.
    “I don't believe we are out of it,” Deal said at a press conference where he announced Georgia had been...
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  • Amazon HQ2 talks reportedly narrow to Crystal City, Dallas and NYC

    14 days ago - By Inman

    Amazon's impact on home affordability has been a major consideration, as the tech giant's presence in Seattle has both created numerous jobs and driven up home values in the surrounding areas to astronomical levels.
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  • Amazon is narrowing down its HQ2 contenders, but there reportedly could be multiple winners

    Amazon is narrowing down its HQ2 contenders, but there reportedly could be multiple winners

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon is in late-stage talks with multiple cities for its second headquarters project, HQ2 , the Wall Street Journal reported.
    One of these cities will likely get the bulk of HQ2 investment, but the Journal cited sources who said the company might also announce consolation prizes for some runner-up cities.
    We'll all know soon enough , as Amazon has said it will announce its decision by the end of the year.
    The search for Amazon 's second headquarters just got more complicated.
    Amazon is in late-stage talks with multiple cities, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday , citing people...
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