Press Releases

LARGE HEDGE FUND SELECTS WEST PALM BEACH FOR CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS

Published Thursday, October 22, 2020

Elliott Management, a $41 billion hedge fund manager, has selected West Palm Beach for its corporate headquarters. Employing a total of 466 people across the world, the firm is relocating its main office to West Palm Beach from Midtown Manhattan.

EXUMA BIOTECH OPENS NEW WEST PALM BEACH LAB

Published Monday, October 19, 2020

EXUMA Biotech, a clinical-stage biotechnology company discovering and developing Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR)-T cell products and delivery solutions for liquid and solid tumors, announced today the opening of its new West Palm Beach laboratories. The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) facilitated the expansion through expedited permitting and also showcased the competitive advantages of the local life sciences industry to EXUMA, resulting in a new 6,500 square-foot lab in West Palm Beach, FL.

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PROP-TECH GLOBALLISTINGS.COM TO OPEN OFFICES IN DOWNTOWN WEST PALM BEACH

Published Thursday, October 1, 2020

GlobalListings.com, the world’s largest online international real estate listings search platform based in Irvine, Ca. - with over 2.3 million property postings per month from over 90+ different countries – announced this week that downtown West Palm Beach will become the company’s future East Coast regional sales and marketing office location starting January 5, 2021.

PALM MEADOWS THOROUGHBRED TRAINING CENTER IN SUBURBAN BOYNTON BEACH TO BE EXPANDED

Published Friday, September 25, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the expansion of the Palm Meadows Thoroughbred Training Center in suburban Boynton Beach.

THE SHYFT GROUP EXPANDS ITS STROBES-R-US OPERATIONS INTO NEW 35,000 SQ. FT. FACILITY WITH PLANS TO HIRE ADDITIONAL PEOPLE IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Thursday, September 10, 2020

The Shyft Group (NASDAQ: SHYF) (“Shyft” or the “Company”), the North American leader in specialty vehicle manufacturing and assembly for the commercial, retail, and service vehicle markets, announced plans to open an additional facility in Jupiter, Florida, in partnership with the Business Development Board, Palm Beach County’s official economic development organization.

AMAZON ANNOUNCES PLANS TO EXPAND IN PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA

Published Thursday, August 20, 2020

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced plans to launch a new, state-of-the-art Amazon fulfillment center in Palm Beach County, creating hundreds of full-time jobs. Amazon currently operates seven fulfillment and sortation centers in the state in Miami, Jacksonville, Davenport, Orlando, Ruskin, and Lakeland.

JUPITER CENTER FOR DISCOVERY BRINGS MORE LIFE SCIENCE LAB SPACE TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Tuesday, August 18, 2020

The Jupiter Center for Discovery will bring much needed high end laboratory space to Palm Beach County, a competitive edge that will attract more life science companies as they leave biotech hotspots like Cambridge, MA and Torrey Pines, CA. 

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOARD BRINGS DECISION MAKERS TOGETHER TO PROVIDE UPDATES TO THE BUSINESS COMMUNITY

Published Friday, July 24, 2020

Today, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) brought together hundreds of business leaders throughout the County to directly bring updates regarding COVID-19. The biggest takeaway: We must all work together to get through this. Here’s what you need to know from the BDB's Tele Town Hall Call today.

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#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 Carrier 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