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Published Friday, April 17, 2020

March’s unemployment rate of 4.4 percent for Palm Beach County represents the first official measure of the initial employment impact of the COVID-19 crisis, but doesn’t reflect the current reality of anticipated record unemployment, according to the latest monthly reports released today by CareerSource Palm Beach County and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (all numbers not seasonally adjusted). 

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Published Friday, April 17, 2020

Business leaders across Palm Beach County are set to hold a virtual town hall Friday afternoon.

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Published Friday, April 17, 2020

Gov. Ron DeSantis said efforts to get money to those seeking unemployment benefits are showing strong signs of progress. As the governor spoke, officials reported that the Palm Beach County unemployment rate rocketed up to 4.4% in March, entirely due to the onset of the economic shutdown.

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Published Friday, April 17, 2020

Niagara Bottling is to invest $38 million to expand its operations in Palm Beach County, Florida.

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Published Thursday, April 16, 2020

As businesses across our region and the globe continue to respond to the COVID-19 crisis, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, in partnership with Palm Beach County, local chambers of commerce and municipalities,  is launching www.BizHelpPBC.com to assist companies in their efforts to access assistance needed for full recovery.   

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Published Tuesday, April 14, 2020

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce the expansion of Eagle Security Services Inc., a company in the infotech sector located in West Palm Beach with plans to grow services into Belle Glade. Eagle Security’s growth is a result of a new contract in the Glades Region and is in the process of hiring 10 local employees to support this. The company provides corporate security, including event protection, electronic surveillance, and consulting. Other services include manned guarding, CCTV surveillance, alarm response and key holding. 

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Published Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Niagara Bottling plans to invest $38 million to expand its operations in Palm Beach County, Florida.

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Published Monday, April 6, 2020

Ask Shereena Coleman about her work, and her eyes light up.

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Investors

#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 Centennial Bank 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