DETROIT -- Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is rooting for Detroit.
As cities around the country put in their bid for Amazon’s second headquarters, Gilbert is making a push for Detroit to get the hotly anticipated expansion.
“Delivered Detroit’s bid for #AmazonHQ2,” Gilbert tweeted late Thursday morning. “Motor City resides at intersection of muscles&brains, ideal place for @amazon.”
Gilbert and the committee to bring Amazon to Detroit created the following video to showcase the Motor City (via WXYZ on Facebook):
Although Gilbert has obvious connections with Cleveland, he's originally from Michigan.
Cleveland is among the locations vying for Amazon’s next headquarters.
Bids were due to the company Thursday.