Greater Rochester Enterprise and Invest Buffalo Niagara  have submitted a joint bid in pursuit of Amazon’s second North American headquarters.

GRE did not disclose details given the competitive nature of the selection process, but said that the region’s response focused on big picture thinking and the many key attributes that make Rochester, New York an extremely attractive option for Amazon. Some of these attributes include a well-recognized regional affordability and low-cost of doing business, top-tier talent pipeline, strong history of innovation, and an existing urban infrastructure built to handle past size and future growth.