Press Releases

LOCAL STARTUP CREATES 100 JOBS IN WEST PALM BEACH

Published Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with the City of West Palm Beach, CareerSource Florida, and West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority, is pleased to announce the expansion of Digital Resource, a full-service internet marketing agency in downtown West Palm Beach.

COMPANY ANNOUNCES PLANS TO RELOCATE TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Thursday, December 20, 2018

The Business Development Board  (BDB) is pleased to announce Convergence Investment Partners is relocating from Grafton, Wisconsin to the city of Palm Beach Gardens.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOARD SMOOTHS THE WAY FOR TWO COMPANIES IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Thursday, June 28, 2018

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT: I am pleased to announce that the BDB has facilitated the addition of two prestigious companies to Palm Beach County’s business community:  The fast-growing Chicago-based investment advisory and financial planning firm Cresset Wealth Advisors and the global manufacturer Mueller Industries, Inc. will both open offices at CityPlace Tower in Downtown West Palm Beach.

PRATT & WHITNEY TO EXPAND OPERATIONS IN PBC

Published Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, and Palm Beach County, is pleased to announce that Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines and auxiliary power units will expand its operations in Palm Beach County. 

HUNDREDS OF JOBS COMING TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Friday, April 20, 2018

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) held its quarterly luncheon yesterday where Kelly Smallridge, President & CEO of the BDB, announced several new projects that will create hundreds of new jobs.  

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.

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