Press Releases

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).

LEADER IN ARTIFICAL INTELLIGENCE TO BRING 127 JOBS TO WEST PALM BEACH

Published Tuesday, June 4, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with the State of Florida, City of West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, and Related Companies, is pleased to announce the expansion of Levatas, LLC, a leader in artificial intelligence solutions and software, headquartered in Palm Beach County.

NEW RELOCATION BRINGS MORE TREATMENT OPTIONS TO PATIENTS WITH POTENTIALLY TERMINAL DISEASES

Published Thursday, May 23, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that Beacon of Hope CRO, a Clinical Research Organization created specifically to facilitate drug development in expanded access programs through the Right-to-Try (RTT) law, will be a new addition to Boca Raton.

THE WORLD’S TWO BEST SCIENTIFIC INSTITUTES CALL PALM BEACH COUNTY HOME

Published Thursday, May 16, 2019

Nature Index has ranked Max Planck Society and Scripps Research as the world’s top two stand-alone scientific institutes for biomedical research. 

JUPITER EXPANSION BRINGS NEW DISCOVERIES IN RNA-MEDIATED DISEASES

Published Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with the Town of Jupiter and Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, is pleased to announce that Expansion Therapeutics, a biotechnology company focused on advancing transformative medicines to patients with RNA-mediated diseases, is progressing its business development plans in Jupiter.

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.

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 Centennial Bank 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 NextGen Mgmt dba DxWeb Management, LLC
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