2016 Economic Development Forum Highlights

Published Wednesday, July 27, 2016

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, Inc. held its second Economic Development Forum on April 21, 2016 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. The half-day forum brought together over 300 stakeholders representing state, county, and city entities; economic development organizations; universities, public, and private schools; workforce and transportation agencies; utilities; chambers of commerce; and businesses from many sectors. Together, they explored cutting edge economic development ideas and issues that affect Palm Beach County now and for the future.






Here's the report including highlights from the day:


#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 Carrier 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 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