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California-based AutoAlert moving headquarters to Missouri

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Missouri Republican Gov.-elect Eric Greitens delivers a victory speech Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in Chesterfield, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Curry) Missouri Republican Gov.-elect Eric Greitens delivers a victory speech Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in Chesterfield, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Curry)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A California-based automotive data analysis company is moving its headquarters to Kansas City, Missouri.

Republican Gov. Eric Greitens announced AutoAlert's decision on Friday.

The company will get as much $9.2 million in tax incentives if it comes through on pledges to create about 300 jobs.

A release from Missouri's Department of Economic Development says AutoAlert picked Kansas City because of its growing downtown area, access to tech talent and available transportation.

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