IIB: Indy as Amazon’s HQ2 finalist a “Powerful Statement”

January 19, 2018
Mike Langellier, president and CEO, TechPoint

Mike Langellier, president and CEO, TechPoint

Inside INdiana Business interviewed Mike Langellier, the president and CEO of the state’s technology growth initiative TechPoint, about Indianapolis being named to the list of 20 finalists for Amazon’s HQ2. Langellier says being named to the short list is comparable to Indianapolis landing the city’s 2012 Super Bowl bid. Amazon is planning to invest $5 billion and create 50,000 high-paying jobs with its second headquarters. Langellier says Indy’s inclusion on a list of 20 finalists makes a “powerful statement” to other companies looking for prime location. [READ MORE AND LISTEN]

(Source: Inside INdiana Business)