Press Releases

PALM BEACH COUNTY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOARD LAUNCHES NEW “INVEST LOCAL” CAMPAIGN

Published Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) unveiled a collaborative, multi-platform campaign to create awareness about the vital importance of supporting local businesses. In an effort to generate support for local businesses and help bolster Palm Beach County’s “recovery economy,” a 40-foot banner was installed on the west wall of its West Palm Beach headquarters at 310 Evernia Street that encourages businesses and citizens to buy local, meet local, eat local, stay local, play local, dine local, etc. This message will also appear in hundreds of email signatures, email campaigns and newsletters over the next six months from members of the business community, as well as the Economic Council of Palm Beach County.

AVENTUSOFT AWARDED $3M TO EXPAND LIFE-SAVING INVENTION IN BOCA RATON

Published Tuesday, April 28, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the expansion of Aventusoft, the inventor of the “HEMOTAG CPAS” cardiac diagnostic system, in Boca Raton. The company announced today that it was awarded an additional $3 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI). Aventusoft plans to add 10 new jobs at its office located at 3651 FAU Blvd, #400 in Boca Raton and will create a capital investment of $6 million through the expansion.

MPLT HEALTHCARE EMPLOYS 131 AT NEW CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

Published Monday, April 20, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the City of Boca Raton, and the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, is pleased to announce the relocation of MPLT Healthcare, a nationwide leader in healthcare and physician staffing. In addition to the move, the company plans to add 75 new jobs to its existing workforce. The new 23,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters will be located at 3701 FAU Boulevard, Suite 300, in Boca Raton with a capital investment of $1,530,000.

COUNTY-WIDE WEBSITE LAUNCHED TO HELP LOCAL COMPANIES NAVIGATE COVID19

Published Thursday, April 16, 2020

As businesses across our region and the globe continue to respond to the COVID-19 crisis, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, in partnership with Palm Beach County, local chambers of commerce and municipalities,  is launching www.BizHelpPBC.com to assist companies in their efforts to access assistance needed for full recovery.   

EAGLE SECURITY EXPANDS TO BELLE GLADE

Published Tuesday, April 14, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the expansion of Eagle Security Services Inc., a company in the infotech sector located in West Palm Beach with plans to grow services into Belle Glade. Eagle Security’s growth is a result of a new contract in the Glades Region and is in the process of hiring 10 local employees to support this. The company provides corporate security, including event protection, electronic surveillance, and consulting. Other services include manned guarding, CCTV surveillance, alarm response and key holding. 

LOCAL BEVERAGE SUPPLIER EXPANDS IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Monday, April 6, 2020

Niagara Bottling LLC announced plans to expand its Palm Beach County operations, with the assistance of the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB). Responding to increased demand for bottled water, the company added two new production lines at its 409,000 sq. ft. manufacturing and distribution facility located in the Palm Beach Park of Commerce.

INTEGRITY IMPLANTS TO ADD 100 STEM JOBS IN PALM BEACH GARDENS

Published Monday, March 9, 2020

Integrity Implants Inc., a fast-growing life science start-up headquartered in Palm Beach County, offers innovative products and solutions for challenging spinal surgeries. Integrity Implants recently relocated to a new built-to-suit corporate headquarters in Palm Beach Gardens, providing space to shepherd its unique products from conception to design testing to delivery.

INTEGRITY IMPLANTS TO HOLD GRAND OPENING FOR NEW HEADQUARTERS

Published Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Integrity Implants Inc., a fast-growing life science start-up headquartered in Palm Beach County, offers innovative products and solutions for challenging spinal surgeries. Integrity Implants recently relocated to a new built-to-suit corporate headquarters in Palm Beach Gardens, providing space to shepherd its unique products from conception to design testing to delivery. Its features include a machine shop to drive product development and a state-of-the-art laboratory enabling surgeons to practice implanting the Company’s products. Integrity Implants has raised over $40 million in capital since its 2016 founding, and is planning to add many local STEM jobs to its current global workforce of over 50 employees.

Investors

#1 Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America Bank United Baptist Health South Florida
Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A. CareerSource DePuy Synthes Power Tools, a Johnson & Johnson Company Equestrian Center Florida Crystals Corporation
FPL Greenberg Traurig Gunster Hardrives, Inc. HCA Palm Beach Hospitals
Hedrick Brothers Construction Hospital for Special Surgery J.C. White JP Morgan Chase LRP Publications
Martens Group Minto Communities, LLC NCCI Nova Southeastern University Palm Beach Aggregates, LLC
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 Stiles-Nicholson Foundation TD Bank Tortoise Properties
Wells Fargo & Company Wexford Capital