Press Releases

LIFE SCIENCE COMPANY EXPANDS IN LAKE WORTH BEACH

Published Thursday, May 2, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, in cooperation with the City of Lake Worth Beach, is pleased to announce the expansion of Capzer Pharmaceuticals, a world-class cGMP testing and development laboratory. Capzer will create 10 new jobs to its existing workforce of scientists and will expand to include pharmaceutical manufacturing capabilities to their services.

BOCA RATON HEADQUARTERS CREATING JOBS AND CURING BLOOD CANCER

Published Wednesday, May 1, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with the City of Boca Raton, is pleased to announce that Gift of Life Marrow Registry, a company saving lives for those suffering from certain blood cancers by matching marrow and stem cell donors with those in need, has officially moved into its new 17,465 sq. ft. global headquarters for Bone Marrow Registry & Collection Center. 

LOCAL COMPANY REVOLUTIONIZES FOOD SOURCE FOR AQUACULTURE

Published Friday, April 26, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) assisted the expansion of Algafeed, an algal production company located in Jupiter. Algafeed grows high density, nutritional, natural microalgae to be used as live feed for shrimp, shellfish, and fin fish farms. With a capital investment of $6 million, the company plans on adding 40 new jobs to its existing workforce of 13 to meet the increased demand in production, laboratory and administrative needs. 

EXPANSION BRINGS BREAKTHROUGH DISCOVERIES TO JUPITER

Published Thursday, April 25, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the expansion of Cytonics, a biotechnology research and development company with game-changing therapies in the osteoarthritis (OA) industry. The company will expand in Jupiter, yielding a $2.5 million capital investment into the local economy.

BUYERS EDGE PLATFORM EXPANDS OPERATIONS TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Monday, April 22, 2019

Buyers Edge Platform, the leading nationwide restaurant and food service procurement platform, today announced it will expand its operations to include new offices in Lake Worth Beach, Florida.

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.

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