Tech Firm AutoAlert to Relocate to Kansas City

    Block & Company, Inc., Realtors has announced that AutoAlert will locate its new headquarters in the former Kansas City Southern Railway building, 114 W. 11th St., in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The 1935 building is one of Kansas City’s oldest and most historic buildings.

   AutoAlert, a California-based tech firm and leader in software solutions for auto dealers, signed a long-term lease in floors 4, 5, 7 and 8 of the building. According to a press release issued by Block & Company, the new location will bring 300 high-paying jobs to downtown. The company decided to move to Kansas City based on a surplus of talented tech professionals, innovative companies and the revitalization of downtown.

   A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held in the coming weeks.