April 2018

 

 

4/10/18

 

Palm Beach County. The Perfect Business Climate.

 

 

 

 

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Recent Corporate Relocations and Expansions

 

Total: 894 New and Retained Jobs

 

 

 

 

Aerospace Firm Seeks Incentives to Create 215 Jobs in Palm Beach County

 

A confidential aviation/aerospace firm is seeking public incentives to expand its Palm Beach County facility with a $100.4 million capital investment that would create 215 high-paying jobs.

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450 High-Paying Jobs, $115M State-of-Art Building Unveiled in Gardens

 

 

It has modern work space for 500 employees. UTC has created 380 jobs that are new to Palm Beach County, including senior management, professional level and support positions, Barrie said. Another 70 local jobs were retained.

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See Why Kayne Anderson Real Estate Chose Palm Beach County

 

 

 

 

Site Location Experts Tour Palm Beach County

 

 

Site location experts from Georgia, Ohio, Indiana, Texas, Illinois, and South Carolina plus a representative from BDB's state partner, Enterprise Florida, participated in the BDB’s 2018 Palm Beach County Site Consultant Familiarization Program (FAM) on March 7-9.

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Entrepreneurship Success Stories in Palm Beach County

 

There are so many successful entrepreneurs in Palm Beach County.

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BDB Shovel Ready Site Program

 

 

The BDB's shovel ready program identifies all properties in this county that have a certain level of approvals that would allow a company to put a shovel in the ground in less than 12 months. This is a tool that is utilized when attracting corporate relocation and expansions to the area.(properties best viewed on desktop computer)

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SUCCESS IN THE NUMBERS: BDB Completed the 3rd Palm Beach County Internship Expo on April 4

 

 

 

 

CITY SPOTLIGHT: Wellington Considered a Horse 'Disneyland' for the Richest of the Rich

 

 

The Wellington attraction is simple: It's the horse capital of the United States. To a certain elite group that ranges from Olympians to the children of Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Bruce Springsteen, the small town has become a magnet that draws thousands of people every winter.

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ADDITIONAL NEWS

 

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PHOTO ALBUMS:

 

 

Mingle at the Museum with BDB and TD Bank, South Florida Science Center 4.5.18

Palm Beach County Internship Expo - Keiser University 4.4.18

BDB 2018 FAM Tour 3.7-3.9.18

 

 

 

 

PLAN AHEAD: 
Upcoming Events

 

 

 

 
MAY
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BDB 2018 ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

 

 

 
MAY
31
 

 

 

BDB Upper Level Breakfast

 

 

 
JUN
27
 

 

 

BDB Entrepreneur Luncheon

 

 

 

 

 

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2017-18 Investor Partners

 


Labor & Unemployment Statistics:

Palm Beach County's February unemployment rate of 3.7% is down from the January rate of 3.9% reflecting a net loss of 1,995 jobs. Read On

 

 

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Investors

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
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