August 2017

 

 

8/30/17

 

Palm Beach County. The Perfect Business Climate.

 
 
 
 

August
Newsletter

 
 
 
 

BDB Assists Belcan to Expand Operations in Palm Beach County

 

 

The BDB, in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, and the City of West Palm Beach, is pleased to announce that Belcan, a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, and IT services, will expand operations in Palm Beach County, creating 200 new jobs. 

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nexAir Expands in Palm Beach County

The BDB is pleased to announce the expansion of nexAir, a local company that has been in business for over 75 years.

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Five Reasons Entrepreneurship Fuels Economic Growth in Palm Beach County

 

Entrepreneurship fuels economic development in Palm Beach County. Learn about the top five reasons why it's so important.

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Register for the BDB Gala

Join the BDB at our annual gala as we celebrate another year of economic development success.

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2017-2018 Slate of Directors

 

The Nominating Committee for this year is comprised of Chair Gina Melby, Past Chair Frank Compiani, and Vice Chair Ben Boynton. The Committee met several times to evaluate appropriate candidates for “At-Large Seats” available for the 2017-2018 fiscal year.  

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Claim Your Future Showcase

The 2018 Claim Your Future Showcase will show our future workforce the possible career paths available in Palm Beach County.  Sign up to feature your company with an exhibitor booth.

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Please respond to this short survey

 

As one of Palm Beach County's prominent business leaders, you've been invited to participate in this short Existing Industry Survey. All responses will be utilized to identify economic trends across industry sectors and help effectively grow our region’s economic vitality. Your company's response is very important and we look forward to addressing any pressing needs that are identified.  

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2017-2018 Profile Magazine Available Now

Our annual economic development Profile magazine is now available. Learn about Palm Beach County's competitive assets, updated facts and figures, and the collaborative sectors that are driving economic growth.

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Palm Beach County is an Innovative Hub for Manufacturing

 

Palm Beach County is home to many diverse manufacturing companies. Here's a video highlighting the innovation that takes place here.

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NEW INVESTORS:

 

Corporate

 

Presidents

 

 

Frankel Realty      

 

 
 
 
 

PHOTO ALBUMS:

 
Annual BDB Luncheon, Kravis Center 9.28.17
BDB Upper Level Reception - Open House 8.17.17
BDB Brightline Reception 8.3.17
 
 
 
 

PLAN AHEAD: 
Upcoming Events

 
 
OCT
20
 
  BDB 2017 Annual Gala
 
 
NOV
8
 
  BDB Coffee Talk
 
 
NOV
8
 
  Palm Beach County Internship Expo
 
 
 
 
 

Investors:

      

Chairman's Council

 

           

                          

2016-17 Investor Partners

 


Labor & Unemployment Statistics:

Palm Beach County's June unemployment rate of 4.3% is up from the May rate of 3.9% reflecting a slight net loss of 2,907 jobs. Read On

 

 

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West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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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