Our Mission

The mission of the Business Development Board (BDB) is to stimulate economic energy, promote business diversity and enrich the vitality of Palm Beach County through the relocation, retention and expansion of companies to or in Palm Beach County.

As a private, not-for-profit company, the BDB works closely with the county commission and county staff, Enterprise Florida, chambers of commerce, business organizations, community redevelopment agencies, downtown development authorities and municipalities to achieve economic development goals in the areas of business recruitment, retention, expansion, job creation, workforce development, infrastructure and availability of capital.

The BDB is an Accredited Economic Development Organization (AEDO), serving as the primary partner to Enterprise Florida for Palm Beach County. The BDB provides individualized services free of charge to companies considering Palm Beach County for a business relocation or expansion. The BDB staff remains personally involved with each project from inception to completion. We adhere to the highest professional standards when researching and managing your site selection needs and will maintain strict confidentiality with all project information.


Where can you get more information?



Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America BB&T CareerSource Centennial Bank
DePuy Synthes Power Tools, a Johnson & Johnson Company Engel & Volkers Palm Beach Equestrian Center Florida Crystals Corporation FPL
GL Homes GliddenSpina + Partners 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 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