Press Releases

CORPORATE HQ TO EMPLOY UP TO 200 IN BOCA RATON

Published Friday, August 16, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that FlexShopper, a leading national online lease-to-own (“LTO”) eCommerce marketplace and LTO payment solution, plans to employ up to 200 people at its new corporate headquarters in Boca Raton. The company consolidated multiple locations into one large headquarters located at 901 Yamato Road, Suite 260. It leased a 21,622 sq. ft. facility, completed in August 2019.

PALM BEACH COUNTY AEROSPACE HUB ATTRACTS NEW COMPANY

Published Wednesday, August 7, 2019

CYIENT Defense Services, an engineering and technology company, worked with the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) to tap into the local aerospace industry, resulting in an expansion that will support the sector through machining of precision aerospace hardware and engineering services.

BDB FACILITATES THE GROWTH OF 28 COMPANIES IN NINE MONTHS

Published Monday, July 22, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the growth of 28 companies that have either relocated to or expanded in Palm Beach County. All 28 companies have one thing in common; they have relocated or expanded using the BDB’s complimentary services.

LOCAL PALM BEACH COUNTY COMPANY NAMED SENATE SMALL BUSINESS OF THE WEEK

Published Thursday, July 18, 2019

This week, a message from the Nation's capital included a local Palm Beach County startup. Levatas, located in Palm Beach Gardens, was named the "U.S. Senate Small Business of the Week" by U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), Chairman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

SPORTS MANUFACTURER TO EMPLOY 100 IN RIVIERA BEACH

Published Friday, July 12, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the expansion of Fluorotek USA Inc., a leading manufacturer of elite sports equipment for professional sports teams, universities and colleges, as well as the US Military.

NEW PARTNERSHIP TO BOOST MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY

Published Friday, June 28, 2019

Today, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) and the South Florida Manufacturing Association (SFMA) announced a new partnership to foster the growth of the manufacturing industry in Palm Beach County. The two organizations signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the BDB Board of Directors meeting, in collaboration with representatives from SFMA’s board members, hosted at Palm Beach Atlantic University.

BOCA RATON COMPANY TO TRANSFORM OFFICE AS NEW REGIONAL HEADQUARTERS

Published Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with City of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, and the State of Florida, assisted the expansion of ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, connecting businesses to their remote and mobile assets to deliver increased visibility and operational efficiency.

TWO LIFE SCIENCE STARTUPS MOVE TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Wednesday, June 5, 2019

A number of life Science startups are opening offices in Palm Beach County after being accepted into FAU Tech Runway®’s seventh class, known as “Venture Class 7.”  Two of these accepted companies applied as a result of a connection facilitated by the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB).

Investors

Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America Baptist Health South Florida 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 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 PNC Bank 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