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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 (0)

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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Monday, December 11, 2017

BDB Provides Boca Bowl Tickets to Students in the Glades

Posted by: Site Administrator on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, with the help of Florida Blue, recently connected 100 students from the Glades Region with Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl tickets.

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Palm Beach County Students Gain Access to Robust Internship Opportunities

Posted by: Site Administrator on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board and CareerSource Palm Beach County connected local talent with local businesses at the second Palm Beach County Internship Expo.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

LORE Awarded Bank of America Community Development Grant

Posted by: Shereena Coleman on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

LORE was awarded a $10,000 Community Development Grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation.

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

BDB FACILITATES REAL ESTATE ROUND TABLE MEETING TO HIGHLIGHT COMMERCIAL OFFICE & INDUSTRIAL TRENDS

Posted by: Gary Hines on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (1)

On Tuesday, November 14, approximately 60 BDB members attended the BDB’s Real Estate Round Table meeting at Harbourside Place, Jupiter.

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Academic Leaders Council Moves Forward with Countywide Internship Database

Posted by: Kristen Boyd on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Academic Leaders Council met on October 24 to further discuss strengthening business and education partnerships.

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2017 BDB Gala - Thank You!

Posted by: Kristen Boyd on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Over 600 business, government and educational leaders joined the BDB on October 20 to celebrate our 35th Anniversary and the induction of Ben Boynton as the new BDB Chairman.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

BDB Facilitates Export Seminar

Posted by: Site Administrator on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

BDB facilitated a half-day Export Seminar hosted at the Port of Palm Beach on Wednesday, October 11.   

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Five Reasons Entrepreneurship Fuels Economic Growth in Palm Beach County

Posted by: Site Administrator on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 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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Thursday, August 10, 2017

BDB Attends the South Florida TechGateway Steering Committee

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

On August 8th, the South Florida TechGateway steering committee convened for their semiannual meeting at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance’s headquarters in downtown Fort Lauderdale.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Top Five Reasons Palm Beach County is the Perfect Place for Marine Industries

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Palm Beach County's abundant marine resources and its strategic location make it a top location for the marine industry. Here are the top five reasons it's the perfect place.

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Sunday, July 30, 2017

Governor Scott Announces Modernizing Medicine to Create More Than 800 Jobs in Palm Beach County

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, and the City of Boca Raton, is pleased to announce that Modernizing Medicine, a specialty-specific health information technology leader, plans to expand operations in the Boca Raton Innovation Center (BRIC) and that it will add 838 jobs by 2022.

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Top Five Reasons Palm Beach County is an Innovative Hub for the Life Sciences

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Palm Beach County’s life sciences industry is not only fast-growing, but extremely collaborative.

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, Inc. Reaccredited by the International Economic Development Council

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) announces that the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, Inc. (BDB) has once again been recognized as one of 58 economic development organizations internationally accredited by IEDC as an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO). Originally accredited in 2007, the organization was reaccredited by IEDC following 9 successful years of activity as an AEDO member.

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Friday, June 2, 2017

BDB Targets CEOs in the Northeast with New Ad Campaign

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Friday, June 2, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

The BDB has developed a new advertisement campaign targeting CEOs in the Northeast. The ads showcase Life Sciences, A/A/E, Business/Financial Services, and Manufacturing.  

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Heart of Progress in South Florida

Posted by: Kelly Smallridge on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Right now, the eyes of the world are on Palm Beach.  With the new focus on Mar-a-Lago, news reports are showcasing this beautiful area graced with palm trees and surrounded by the ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway.  Amongst the natural beauty of our area, Palm Beach County finds itself as the host to major national and international discussions.

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Friday, April 28, 2017

BDB VP Traveled on A/A/E Outreach Mission

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

BDB Vice President of Business Recruitment, Retention, & Expansion, Shawn Rowan, attended the 2017 Aviation Week MRO Americas trade show in Orlando.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

BDB and CareerSource PBC Host First Palm Beach County Internship Expo

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Nearly 40 companies with internship opportunities participated with the expectation to hire local talent.

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Academic Leaders Council Convene on April 18

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)
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The BDB convened the Academic Leaders Council on April 18 to continue the work it started on October 21, 2016. The council, comprised of Palm Beach County’s academic leaders, works to strengthen business and education partnerships. While October’s meeting focused on AAE, IT/Telecommunications, life sciences and trades, the dialogue on the 18th was focused on healthcare, distribution/logistics and manufacturing.

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Friday, April 14, 2017

Why Confidentiality is Important in the Economic Development Process

Posted by: Kelly Smallridge on Friday, April 14, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

As a not-for-profit economic development board, it is important for the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County to be transparent and authentic.  While we work very hard to communicate our efforts to recruit, retain and expand companies, there are many aspects of our operations that cannot be disclosed.     

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Palm Beach County Companies Recognized for Excellence in Manufacturing

Posted by: BDB Blogger on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)
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Four companies located in Palm Beach County were recognized for excellence in manufacturing.

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Monday, April 3, 2017

New Winter 2017 Palm Beach County Business magazine

Posted by: Site Administrator on Monday, April 3, 2017 at 12:00:00 am Comments (0)

Palm Beach County Business magazine is the County's only publication dedicated to economic development in Palm Beach County. In this issue of Palm Beach County Business, you’ll discover the growing manufacturing sector, how the Trump Administration will impact your business, and how we're focusing on building a skilled workforce.

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