Press Releases

NATIONAL SITE SELECTION CONSULTANTS VISIT COUNTY BUSINESSES

Published Friday, March 29, 2019

Since Site Selection companies negotiate and secure some of the largest economic development projects around the globe, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) brought 11 Site Location Experts from New York, Texas, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Virginia, and other parts of Florida to Palm Beach County for a behind-the-scenes tour at the 2019 BDB Familiarization (FAM) Tour. 

SOUTH FLORIDA MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION RECOGNIZES PALM BEACH COUNTY COMPANIES AMONG 2019 EMPLOYEES AND MANUFACTURERS-OF-THE-YEAR

Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is proud to share that almost all of the winners for “South Florida Manufacturer-of the-Year” categories were Palm Beach County-based companies.

TECHGARAGE EXPANDS TO BELLE GLADE AND HIRES LOCAL COLLEGE STUDENTS AS ROBOTICS COACHES

Published Wednesday, March 6, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County assisted TechGarage with hiring students from Palm Beach State College’s Belle Glade campus as robotics coaches for the Glades Area program. Boys & Girls Club members will learn the newest technological innovations while college students will learn leadership skills, and employers will gain access to a new talent pipeline in the Glades area.

LIFE SCIENCE ENTREPRENEUR CHOOSES JUPITER OVER BOSTON

Published Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) and the Town of Jupiter are pleased to announce a new addition to Jupiter’s growing bioscience sector. Alphazyme, a developer, manufacturer and global distributor of enzymes, will expand its operations to fulfill its goal of becoming the world’s premier partner for custom, industrial-scale, molecular biology enzymes from its headquarters in Jupiter, Florida.

CEO PROFILE: Rob Flippo, CEO of MobileHelp

Published Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, in cooperation with City of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, assisted the expansion of MobileHelp, a mobile emergency response technology company in Boca Raton. The Business Development Board interviewed the CEO.

BDB AND SCHOOL DISTRICT PREPARE WORKFORCE OF THE FUTURE

Published Thursday, February 14, 2019

To further attract more business investment and quality jobs to Palm Beach County, the Business Development Board (BDB) and the School District of Palm Beach County jointly hosted high school students on February 12 to inform them of local job opportunities.

JUPITER GAINS FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND LIFE SCIENCE ACCELERATOR

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) and the Town of Jupiter are pleased to announce the relocation of Beacon Pharmaceutical (beaconpharmaceutical.com), a focused early-stage life sciences firm, to Jupiter. 

BOCA RATON COMPANY ADDS 150 JOBS

Published Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, in cooperation with City of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, assisted the expansion of MobileHelp, a mobile emergency response technology company in Boca Raton.

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