The economic development world is all aflutter about Amazon seeking a location for HQ2, its second headquarters in the United States. The requirements are very specific, and large cities throughout the nation are lining up to court the online retail giant.
What about Webster Parish? Are we a viable possibility? On paper, the answer is a resounding “no.” But, Amazon isn’t necessarily a “play it safe” company, and neither is their founder.
Jeff Bezos is the same person who ran Amazon for years without showing a profit. He had long-term vision. He is also the person who bought the Washington Post and