Press Releases

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOARD ASSISTS BIOTECH COMPANY AND BRINGS 350 JOBS TO BOCA RATON

Published Monday, October 28, 2019

The Business Development Board (BDB), Palm Beach County's official economic development organization, facilitates the relocation, retention and expansion of companies to or in Palm Beach County by constantly strengthening local businesses one at a time and accelerating the economic future with high-wage and high-tech jobs. One such company that was recently assisted is ADMA Biologics, a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company located in Boca Raton. 

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD LEADERS

Published Wednesday, October 23, 2019

The Business Development Board (BDB), Palm Beach County’s official economic development organization, announced its 2019-2020 Board of Directors, a group of notable leaders positioning Palm Beach County as the top business location. More than 10 of these leaders recently topped Florida Trend’s annual issue, “Florida 500”, a list comprised of the most influential business leaders in the state of Florida.

AMAZON OPENS NEW DELIVERY STATION IN WEST PALM BEACH

Published Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Amazon Logistics announced its new West Palm Beach Delivery Station is officially open. The new station powers Amazon’s last-mile delivery capabilities to speed up deliveries for customers in Palm Beach County.

THIS NEW COMPANY WILL HELP YOU STOP AND SMELL THE ROSES, LITERALLY

Published Monday, October 7, 2019

Palm Beach County's life science industry has attracted FloraScentials, a startup developing innovative product lines for the floral industry, ultimately restoring the fragrance of cut flowers that have lost their scent. After working with the Business Development Board, Palm Beach County's official economic development organization, the company plans to employ up to 10 people and create a capital investment of $1.8 million by the end of 2020. Moving to West Palm Beach from St. Louis, the new site will be in close proximity to Palm Beach Wholesale Florists that will provide cut flowers for FloraScentials’ product development activities.

BDB ATTRACTS $220 MILLION IN CAPITAL INVESTMENT AND THOUSANDS OF JOBS TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

Published Thursday, September 26, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) completed its fiscal year with the growth of 34 companies that have either relocated to or expanded in Palm Beach County. All 34 companies have one thing in common: they have relocated or expanded using the BDB’s economic development services. 

NEW INDUSTRIAL SPACE TO BRING $10M CAPITAL INVESTMENT TO RIVIERA BEACH

Published Wednesday, September 11, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that Johnson Development Associates, Inc. (JDA), a multi-division real estate developer based in Spartanburg, South Carolina, has acquired an industrial site in Riviera Beach.

BDB FUELS THE GROWTH OF SUNSHINE BIOFUELS

Published Thursday, August 29, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce Sunshine Biofuels, a biofuel manufacturing company that has developed alternative fuels to substitute diesel, has recently expanded its current production capacity from five million gallons to twenty million gallons per year, making it the first and now largest Renewable Diesel manufacturer in the State of Florida.

STRIDES ACQUIRES USFDA APPROVED FACILITY IN RIVIERA BEACH

Published Thursday, August 29, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that Strides Pharma, one of the world's largest manufacturers of soft gelatin capsules (SGC), has acquired Micelle BioPharma located in Riviera Beach. Strides Pharma will occupy the full 90,000 sq. ft. facility and employ 150 people. The company plans to invest over $10 million into the local economy.

Investors

#1 Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners 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 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 TD Bank Tortoise Properties
Wells Fargo & Company Wexford Capital