In case you haven’t heard, tech giant Amazon is preparing for cell division of its massive Seattle-based headquarters and Atlanta could be the host body of the new genetic material. Speculation is rampant as to which major cities are serious contenders (D.C., Toronto and Dallas to name a few), but most pundits put our city on the short list - anywhere in the top 5 to top 10. With those odds, it’s no surprise that you can’t leave the beauty salon or checkout without hearing the buzz.

If you are curious about the details, I’ve linked the request for proposal known as Amazon HQ2 RFP here, but the essential requirements are:

  • Within 30 miles of a metro area with 1M+ resident...
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