Orange County's Irvine Co. plans bid for Amazon's second headquarters - LA Times

Los Angeles Times| Fri Sep 08 14:00:58 EDT 2017
Orange County’s Irvine Co. said Friday it plans to bid for Amazon.com’s second headquarters, which Amazon says will employ up to 50,000 people. Privately held Irvine Co. said it would work with the city of Irvine, a master-planned community developed by the company, to “submit a responsive and compelling proposal to lure Amazon’s second headquarters.” “We are uniquely qualified to meet Amazon’s needs,” Irvine Co. Chairman Donald Bren said in a statement. Irvine Co.’s plans came a day after Amazon, the giant online retailer based in Seattle, launched a nationwide search for another headquarters that it said would cost $5 billion. Irvine Co. oversees the 93,000-acre Irvine Ranch in Orange Coun..

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