Press Releases

UTC CENTER FOR INTELLIGENT BUILDINGS TO SERVE AS GLOBAL CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS FOR UTC CLIMATE, CONTROLS & SECURITY

Published Tuesday, April 17, 2018

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Palm Beach County and the City of Palm Beach Gardens, is pleased to announce that United Technologies, the world’s largest provider of building technologies, will add 100 new jobs at its new $115 million, 224,000-square-foot UTC Center for Intelligent Buildings, located at 13995 Pasteur Boulevard in Palm Beach Gardens.

BDB AND SCHOOL DISTRICT HOST 3RD ANNUAL CAREER SHOWCASE FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Published Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The BDB worked with the School District and CareerSource Palm Beach County to bring together high schools and local companies so that students could learn about career paths and the possibilities that are open to them as the county continues to attract more employers.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOARD OF PALM BEACH COUNTY LAUNCHES WORKFORCE ANALYSIS TO ENSURE CONTINUING BUSINESS RELOCATION SUCCESS

Published Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (“BDB”) today launched a comprehensive workforce study to analyze the area’s labor force, as part of its ongoing commitment to keep Palm Beach County a premier business destination.

BDB ASSISTS BELCAN TO EXPAND OPERATIONS IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, and the City of West Palm Beach, is pleased to announce that Belcan, a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, and IT services, will expand operations in Palm Beach County, creating 200 new jobs. The company currently employs approximately 600 Floridians throughout the state. This expansion will be an investment of over $3 million in the Palm Beach County community.

MODERNIZING MEDICINE PLANS TO EXPAND OPERATIONS IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Thursday, July 27, 2017

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, and the City of Boca Raton, is pleased to announce that Modernizing Medicine, a specialty-specific health information technology leader, plans to expand operations in the Boca Raton Innovation Center (BRIC) and that it will add 838 jobs by 2022.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOARD OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, INC. REACCREDITED BY THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

Published Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) announces that the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, Inc. (BDB) has once again been recognized as one of 58 economic development organizations internationally accredited by IEDC as an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO). Originally accredited in 2007, the organization was reaccredited by IEDC following 9 successful years of activity as an AEDO member.

ACADEMIC LEADERS COUNCIL CONVENE ON APRIL 18

Published Thursday, April 20, 2017

The BDB convened the Academic Leaders Council on April 18 to continue the work it started on October 21, 2016. The council, comprised of Palm Beach County’s academic leaders, works to strengthen business and education partnerships. While October’s meeting focused on AAE, IT/Telecommunications, life sciences and trades, the dialogue on the 18th was focused on healthcare, distribution/logistics and manufacturing.

200 NEW ENGINEERING JOBS COMING TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Monday, March 13, 2017

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with CareerSource Florida and CareerSource Palm Beach County, is pleased to announce the expansion of Parametric Solutions, Inc.

 

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America Baptist Health South Florida BB&T Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A.
CareerSource Centennial Bank DePuy Synthes Power Tools, a Johnson & Johnson Company Engel & Volkers Palm Beach Equestrian Center
Florida Crystals Corporation FPL 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