KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Targeted Metrics, an information and services company, has selected Kansas City for its headquarters and sales operations center, making a $5.8 million capital investment and creating up to 535 new jobs over the next two years.
"We were impressed with Kansas City from day one of our location search. The Kansas City market offers us a tremendous growth opportunity plus access to an existing available skilled workforce that values high productivity," said Mike McGuire, director, Targeted Metrics.
Targeted Metrics evaluated multiple locations across the U.S. before selecting the Kansas City region. The company will initially lease 15,000 square feet at 1504 NW Vivion Road and over the next two years, plans to expand to 60,000 square feet. The company plans to hire 100 percent of its employees in Kansas City.
"The Kansas City area is getting major buzz across the U.S. as a great metropolitan community where companies like Targeted Metrics can hire and attract talented people," said Bob Marcusse, president and CEO, Kansas City Area Development Council, which helped attract Targeted Matrix to the region. "It's important for our region to offer a wide variety of sustainable career opportunities at all professional levels to grow a balanced economy."
Applicants interested in job opportunities with Targeted Metrics can visit: iwi.mcckc.edu/TargetedMetrics.
About Targeted Metrics LLC
Targeted Metrics serves a diversified global client base and provides a broad range of products and services including recruiting, training, and managing sales teams that act as either part of its client's sales infrastructure or as the entire sales engine. www.targetedmetrics.com
About Greater Kansas City
Home to 2.5 million people, the Kansas City region offers the benefits of more than 50 unique communities and 18 counties in Kansas and Missouri. Called "America's Creative Crossroads," the region's distinctive qualities come from a confluence of artistry and innovation. Kansas City and its corporations, universities and lifestyle assets are nationally ranked among the best places to work, innovate and explore. Contact KCADC to learn more about business and career opportunities in the Greater KC area. www.thinkKC.com
SOURCE Kansas City Area Development Council