August 2016

 

 

8/31/2016

 

Palm Beach County. The Perfect Business Climate.

 
 
 
 

August
Newsletter

 
 
 
 

BDB Announces Expansion of Halo
Technologies in West Palm Beach

 

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce it has assisted Halo Technologies, a 3D printing and 3D scanning provider, to facilitate the opening of its office in downtown West Palm Beach. The company, located at 226 Datura, will hire 50 new employees by 2018 and make a capital investment of $300,000 with a warehouse expansion in early 2017. 
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BDB Announces Expansion of Granite
Telecom in West Palm Beach

The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with the State of Florida, Palm Beach County and the City of West Palm Beach, is pleased to announce Granite Telecommunications, LLC, a Quincy, Mass.-based communications service provider for multi-location businesses, will expand its sales and technical support team in Palm Beach County. 
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Palm Beach County Gains 254 More Jobs

 

In addition to Halo Technologies and Granite Telecommunications, the BDB is pleased to announce that it has facilitated three more projects yielding 254 jobs. 

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BDB Upper Level Breakfast in
60 Seconds

The BDB would like to thank everyone who participated in our 4th Quarter Upper Level Breakfast.  Sharon Bock, Clerk and Comptroller of Palm Beach County, gave a County financial report.  Please enjoy this video for highlights from the breakfast. 
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Microsite to Attract Corporate Headquarters

 

 

HQpbc.com is a microsite to help attract corporate headquarters to Palm Beach County.  The BDB has redesigned the website to feature prominent Palm Beach County CEOs and headquarters that help exemplify the county’s attractive business climate. 

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Stay Connected with the BDB

Did you know that the BDB does a #MemberMonday at the beginning of every week on social media? An easy way to stay updated on important news and economic development activity in Palm Beach County is through the BDB's social media pages. READ MORE >

 

 
 
 
 

Summer 2016 Palm Beach County Business Magazine

 

 Palm Beach County Business magazine is the County's only quarterly publication dedicated to economic development in Palm Beach County. In this issue of Palm Beach County Business, you’ll learn about the topics discussed at the 2016 Economic Development Forum, 2016 FAM Tour, and  2016 Entrepreneur Luncheon.  You'll also read about summer project announcements and economic activity happening in Palm Beach County. 

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NEW INVESTORS:

 
 

         

              Corporate                      

 

 
 
 
 

REFERRAL PROGRAM:

 

 
Emily Clifford of JP Morgan Chase
referred
Comvest Partners
 

TO PARTICIPATE
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Sarah Alsofrom of GL Homes
referred
HGi Technologies
 

 
Gary Lesser of Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith
referred
e-Council Inc.com
 

 
 
 
 

PHOTO ALBUMS:

 
BDB GALA - THE BREAKERS, Tracey Benson 9.10.16
BDB GALA - THE BREAKERS, Christopher Faye 9.10.16
BDB GALA - THE BREAKERS, Jason K. Geary 9.10.16
 
 
 
 

Investors:

               

Chairman's Council

 

              

2015-16 Investor Partners

 

Labor & Unemployment Statistics:

Palm Beach County's July unemployment rate of 5.2% is up from the June rate of 4.9% reflecting a net loss of 43 jobs. Read On

Business Development Board of Palm Beach County
310 Evernia St.,
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
www.BDB.org
Sponsorship Opportunities

 
 

 

Investors

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