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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

BDB HOSTS SMALL BUSINESS INNOVATION RESEARCH PROGRAM

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Today, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) hosted the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, a highly competitive program that encourages domestic small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) that has the potential for commercialization.

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

PALM BEACH COUNTY RANKED IN TOP 10 IN THE NATION FOR ATTRACTING TALENT

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Recently, Palm Beach County was ranked in the top 10 communities in the nation for attracting and developing talent. 

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

BDB PARTNERS WITH PALM BEACH TECH TO FILL THE SKILL GAPS IN INFOTECH

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Through collaboration with Palm Beach Tech Association, we've identified several initiatives that are currently building Palm Beach County into a technology hub. 

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

BDB REPRESENTS PALM BEACH COUNTY'S TRI-COUNTY COLLABORATIVE EFFORTS AT UNBOUND MIAMI

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County participated on a panel with the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance, Miami-Dade Beacon Council, and Enterprise Florida to discuss "Tri-County Collaboration".

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TELLUS PRODUCTS OPENS OPERATIONS IN THE GLADES REGION OF PALM BEACH COUNTY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

 See why the President of Tellus Products likes being located in the Glades Region of Palm Beach County. 

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Sunday, September 30, 2018

BDB SUPPORTS LOCAL COMPANIES IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board not only attracts new businesses to Palm Beach County, but also promotes the expansion of local ones. Although it’s exciting to hear that dozens of new companies are relocating to Palm Beach County each year, it’s important to know that there’s usually several dozen companies that decided to expand their existing operations in the county. Companies that already call Palm Beach County home are a core component of the BDB’s economic development strategy.

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Thursday, September 27, 2018

BDB HOSTS EFI TO HIGHLIGHT BUSINESS WITH EUROPEAN COMPANIES

Posted by: Site Administrator on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

EFI directors Christelle Maffre and Yassin Nahi shared information on international trade and business opportunities with companies in the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL YEAR FOR PALM BEACH COUNTY'S ECONOMY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Looking at the Business Development Board's 2017-18 fiscal year, President and CEO Kelly Smallridge says the year to date numbers speak for themselves.

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

BDB PUTS WORKFORCE ANALYSIS RESULTS INTO ACTION

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Today, the Palm Beach County Skills Academic Champions, a group of leaders comprised of education institutions and CareerSource Palm Beach County, were convened to discuss putting the plan into action.

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Monday, July 30, 2018

TWO REAL ESTATE BROKERS PARTNER WITH BDB TO LAND RELOCATIONS

Posted by: Site Administrator on Monday, July 30, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (1)

Colliers International South Florida's Tom Burst and SVN Florida's Robert Hamman are two real estate brokers the BDB assisted with their client’s relocation and expansion projects. Learn about these great partnerships.

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Benefits of Professional Associations in West Palm Beach, Florida for New Businesses 

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

 If you’re new to the area in general, you may be unsure of where to go and how to meet other business leaders. 

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

PALM BEACH COUNTY OFFERS AN IDEAL PLATFORM FOR LEADING-EDGE COMPANIES

Posted by: Site Administrator on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

For decades, Palm Beach County has been a hub for innovation. The first IBM personal computer, versatile Sikorsky helicopters, Lockheed Martin’s marine submersibles and Modernizing Medicine’s health care technology were all created here.

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Monday, July 9, 2018

BDB UNVEILS 2018-2019 PROFILE MAGAZINE

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Profile magazine is recognized as the business annual for Palm Beach County.  It showcases our local economy with industry overviews, company features, and business highlights of critical importance for business leaders, and features an invaluable business directory.  PROFILE has received awards for overall excellence and best of class numerous times.

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

LIFE SCIENCE ADVISORY COUNCIL EXPLORES NEW OPPORTUNITIES TO GROW INDUSTRY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

This morning, the BDB hosted an active meeting of the Life Science Advisory Council, a group of dedicated stakeholders from across Palm Beach County’s vibrant Life Sciences Industry. 

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Monday, June 4, 2018

BDB EXPLORES NEW METHOD TO GROW THE LOCAL ECONOMY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Monday, June 4, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Economic gardening is an economic development approach to growing the local economy from within by fostering entrepreneurship and startups.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Five Reasons Entrepreneurship Fuels Economic Growth in Palm Beach County

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Entrepreneurship fuels economic development in Palm Beach County. Learn the top five reasons that it's so important.

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

BDB TARGETS TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES AS NATIONAL OUTREACH EFFORT TO SHOWCASE THE GLADES

Posted by: Site Administrator on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (1)

Three companies with cutting-edge technologies were featured on the CBS This Morning Segment on artificial intelligence’s role in agriculture. The companies included Blue River Technology, Harvest CROO Robotics, and John Deer Labs, all of which do not currently have a presence in Palm Beach County.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

BDB CONVENES MEMBERS TO DISCUSS TRENDS IN TRANSPORTATION

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Over 50 BDB members in commercial real estate and allied industries attended BDB’s Real Estate Round Table meeting May 16 at the Centurion Tower in West Palm Beach.

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

BDB FACILITATES MEETING ABOUT DOING BUSINESS WITH GERMANY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board hosted a meeting with representatives of Enterprise Florida’s office located in Germany. They presented to a full board room about Doing Business In Germany.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

COLLABORATIVE NETWORKING EVENT BRINGS TOGETHER LIFE SCIENCES COMMUNITY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Over 75 of the community’s top life sciences industry stakeholders convened for The Annual Networking Breakfast for the Life Sciences Industry of South Florida.

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

DOING BUSINESS WITH GERMANY

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Representatives from Enterprise Florida’s Germany Office will present at the BDB office to share information on business opportunities in Germany.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

JFK MEDICAL CENTER BREAKS GROUND FOR EXPANSION

Posted by: Site Administrator on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (1)

Gina Melby, Chief Executive Officer, JFK Medical Center,  Michael Joseph, President, HCA East Division, James Heron, M.D., Chairman, JFK Medical Center and other dignitaries break ground for new JFK Medical Center expansion. 

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Interesting Fun Facts in the Glades Region of Palm Beach County

Posted by: Shereena Coleman on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The BDB continues to market the Glades Region of Palm Beach County as an ideal business location. Check out some interesting facts about the area.

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

BDB HOSTS SEMINAR WORKSHOP ON EXPORT MARKET OPPORTUNITIES FOR FLORIDA TO HONG KONG

Posted by: Gary Hines on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board hosted a Seminar Workshop on Export Market Opportunities for Florida on Tuesday, March 6th at the BDB office.

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Friday, February 16, 2018

BDB MEETS WITH HUNGARIAN BASED COMPANY

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Workplus, a Hungarian based human resource and business development firm, met with BDB to learn more about our unique market and how it can benefit from the numerous companies they represent.

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Friday, February 2, 2018

The Heart of Progress in South Florida

Posted by: Kelly Smallridge on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

For the past 12 months, the eyes of the world have been on Palm Beach.  News reports are showcasing this beautiful area graced with palm trees and surrounded by the ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway.   The business community knows that beneath our serene scenery lies a robust, fast-growing and profitable region for companies that are relocating and thriving here.

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BDB Assists Setomatic Systems to Relocate to Boca Raton

Posted by: Site Administrator on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that Setomatic Systems, a manufacture of payment technology systems for the laundry industry, will relocate its corporate headquarters from Farmingdale, New York to Boca Raton, FL. 

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Friday, January 26, 2018

FIVE BDB INITIATIVES THAT PROMOTE EDUCATION IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Education is a key factor when attracting relocation and retention projects to the area. To ensure that Palm Beach County is widely recognized for its excellence in education and its qualified workforce, the BDB has several major education initiatives.

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Top 10 Reasons to do Business in Palm Beach County

Posted by: Site Administrator on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Palm Beach County's competitive advantages are endless, but here's the top 10 reasons to do business here.

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

BDB Facilitates Economic Development Stakeholders Round Table

Posted by: Site Administrator on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board hosted the Economic Development Stakeholders Round Table meeting on December 19.  The Round Table is comprised of county and city leaders, chamber presidents and other individuals in the private and public sectors who participate in economic development initiatives. 

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