This decision ended a long battle between several American cities that wanted to preside over a huge company. But Amazon will be happy as well as New York and Washington. Nashville, Tennessee, will be a new home on the eastern coast of the Amazon.
Amazon will strengthen its presence in New York and the capital to attract more skilled workers than Silicon Valley technology giants. Employee searches at the new headquarters will begin in 2019.
The new Washington headquarters is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, and the New York headquarters is located on Long Island, Queens, next to Manhattan and UN Headquarters.
"We have global talent and will continue to help build wealth for our customers," said Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.
Amazon also posted a profit of $ 1.55 billion. The $ 25,000 company has raised the dollar in New York State. New jobs. Another 593 million Virginia states will provide jobs within the state.
According to Amazon, the company has invested more than $ 160 billion in the United States since 2010. By building and using warehouses, data centers and headquarters in the dollar.
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