Jonathan Aberman was quoted in this article on CNN/Money “Three Amazon Fnalists are Inside the Beltway. What gives?”
“Real software and tech innovation isn’t just product innovation, it’s services solutions, and just being skilled at managing technology, and we’re really the leaders in that in the world,” said Jonathan Aberman, a D.C.-area tech investor. “So I think Amazon’s interest in this region shows how informed they are about the nature of technology talent.”
Given its longstanding desire to diversify away from the federal government and businesses that depend on it, the D.C. area could benefit enormously from having a large Amazon campus in any of the three jurisdictions, Aberman said.