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Published Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Summer interns from across the Nation learned about Palm Beach County’s economy in the Business Development Board’s boardroom. The first-of-its-kind “BDB Lunch and Learn Intern Series” invited summer interns from BDB member organizations to gain a fresh perspective on the area’s business climate. The event included interns from companies such as BDO, Belcan, Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, Colliers International, Garcia Stromberg, Greenberg Traurig, HBK CPAs & Consultants, Holland & Knight, Kimley-Horn, NAI Merin Hunter Codman, Oxbow Carbon, Palm Beach County, SBA Communications, Sharp Communications, Verdex Construction, and Wells Fargo.

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Published Wednesday, August 28, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County’s Vice President of Life Sciences, Robert Mino, spoke with Lynn University students from around the world, including Africa and South America, about about careers in the life science industry and opportunities that are right here in Palm Beach County.

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Published Wednesday, August 28, 2019

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) and the Town of Jupiter are pleased to announce the relocation of Beacon Pharmaceutical (beaconpharmaceutical.com), a focused early-stage life sciences firm, to Jupiter.  As part of Beacon’s move to Jupiter, the company will build a state-of-the-art life sciences accelerator and biologics synthesis facility to support up to 50 companies in which the firm plans investments. This new headquarters will be a building up to 200,000 sq. ft. in Jupiter, creating an estimated more than 137 new jobs with a capital investment of approximately $80 million.  Beacon Pharmaceutical originally planned to house the project in New York City.  Through proactive outreach by the BDB, Beacon Pharmaceutical decided to consider Palm Beach County.    

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Published Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The Palm Beach State College District Board of Trustees has reorganized its leadership by electing a new chair and vice chair for the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Published Tuesday, August 27, 2019

The Palm Beach State College District Board of Trustees has reorganized its leadership by electing a new chair and vice chair for the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Published Monday, August 26, 2019

Residents and business of states with high taxes are headed to Florida, a new report from Florida TaxWatch finds.

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Published Monday, August 26, 2019

Residents and business of states with high taxes are headed to Florida, a new report from Florida TaxWatch finds.

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Published Thursday, August 22, 2019

Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce shareholder Gregor J. Schwinghammer, Jr. was reelected Chairman to the Judicial Nominating Commission for the 15th Judicial Circuit, serving Palm Beach County.

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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 GL Homes 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