December 2016

 

 

 

Palm Beach County. The Perfect Business Climate.

 
 
 
 

December
Newsletter

 
 
 
 

INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT: Equestrian

 

 

The equestrian industry is one of Palm Beach County’s most signature economic sectors. Learn more about the impact that it has on the county.

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Your Return on Investment at the BDB

 

2015 – 2016 was an outstanding year for economic development success in Palm Beach County. Here's a video showcasing your return on investment as a BDB member.

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West Palm Beach, FL vs. New York, NY

 

 

To highlight the competitive advantages with locating a business to Palm Beach County, here's a comparison between New York, NY and West Palm Beach, FL. 

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How will the Trump Administration affect your business?

 

Learn what policy changes could mean to the economy, taxes, regulations, and trade at the BDB Economic Development Luncheon.

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Last Chance to Sign Up for Claim Your Future Showcase

 

 

The BDB needs you to show our future workforce the great career opportunities right here at home.  Our Claim Your Future Showcase will spotlight your firm and get hundreds of high school students excited about what your company does. 

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Palm Beach County Adds 13,200 Jobs Over the Year

 

CareerSource Palm Beach County reports that the county had the second highest annual job growth rate compared to all 20 metro areas in Florida. 

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NEW INVESTORS:

 
 

General

 
 
 
 

REFERRAL PROGRAM:

 
 

 
Emily Clifford of JP Morgan Chase
referred
Comvest Partners
 

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Sarah Alsofrom of GL Homes
referred
HGi Technologies
 

 
Gary Lesser of Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith
referred
e-Council Inc.com
 

 
 
 
 

PHOTO ALBUMS:

 
 
BDB 2nd Quarter Luncheon, Kravis Center 1.25.17
BDB - Winter Equestrian Festival Reception, Palm Beach International Equestrian Center 1.21.17
BDB Chairman Board of Advisor Corporate Reception, The Hilton Hotel 12.1.16
 
 
 
 

PLAN AHEAD:
Upcoming Events

 
 
 
FEB
16
 
  BDB 2nd Quarter Upper Level Breakfast
 
 
FEB
23
 
  BDB Hosts 2017 National Engineers Week Honors & Awards Banquet
 
 
MAR
9
 
  BDB and Education Foundation host Education Forecast 2017
 
 
 
 
 

Investors:

 

               

Chairman's Council

 

    

2016-17 Investor Partner

 


Labor & Unemployment Statistics:

Palm Beach County's November unemployment rate of 4.9% is down from the October rate of 5.1% reflecting a net gain of 586 jobs. Read On

 

 

 

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West Palm Beach, FL 33401
www.BDB.org
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Investors

Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America BB&T CareerSource Centennial Bank
DePuy Synthes Power Tools, a Johnson & Johnson Company Engel & Volkers Palm Beach Equestrian Center Florida Crystals Corporation FPL
GL Homes GliddenSpina + Partners Greenberg Traurig Gunster Hardrives, Inc.
HCA Palm Beach Hospitals Hedrick Brothers Construction J.C. White JP Morgan Chase LRP Publications
MBAF Minto Communities, LLC NCCI NextGen Mgmt dba DxWeb Management, LLC Nova Southeastern University
Palm Beach Aggregates, LLC Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners Palm Beach Park of Commerce Pratt & Whitney (A United Technologies Company) Raymond James Financial Services/Boynton Financial Group, Inc.
RSM South Florida Business & Wealth Magazine South Florida Business Journal TD Bank Tortoise Properties
Wells Fargo & Company Wexford Capital