George Sowa, CEO of Greater Trenton George Sowa, CEO of Greater Trenton

TRENTON, NJ—Even though it wasn’t selected as a finalist, preparing an elaborate economic development proposal for Amazon’s HQ2 site selection process without the support of the state was an important exercise for New Jersey’s capital city, according to George Sowa, founding CEO of Greater Trenton, the economic development nonprofit started in late fall of 2015.