New York Area
About New York Area
Located on one of the world’s largest natural harbors, New York City’s five boroughs comprise the most populous metropolitan area in the United States.
New York City is home to some of America’s greatest arts venues such as Carnegie Hall and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. All major American sports are represented by at least one New York team, and the Broadway theater scene is known throughout the world.
Manhattan’s Wall Street is the location of the New York Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ, the world’s two largest stock exchanges by trading volume.
New Headquarters: NYC and Arlington
Amazon is excited to announce that we have selected New York City and Arlington, Virginia as the locations for our new headquarters. Amazon will invest $5 billion and create more than 50,000 jobs across the two new headquarters locations, with more than 25,000 employees each in New York City and Arlington.
The new locations will join Amazon Seattle as the company’s three headquarters in North America. In addition, Amazon announced that it has selected Nashville for a new Center of Excellence for its Operations business, which is responsible for the company’s customer fulfillment, transportation, supply chain, and other similar activities. The Operations Center of Excellence in Nashville will create more than 5,000 jobs.
Hiring at the new headquarters locations will begin in 2019.