July 2019

 

 

07/03/19

 

Palm Beach County - Where Business and Pleasure Share the Same View

 
 
 
 

July
Newsletter

 
 
 
 

BDB Announces Four New Projects This Month 

 

 
 
 
 

Warehouse Demand to Grow in Palm Beach County - CBRE Report

 

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Did You See the BDB on the News?

 

 
 
 
 

New Partnership to Boost Manufacturing Industry

 

The BDB and the South Florida Manufacturing Association announced a new partnership to foster the growth of the manufacturing industry in Palm Beach County. The two organizations signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the BDB Board of Directors meeting, in collaboration with representatives from SFMA’s board members, hosted at Palm Beach Atlantic University.

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BDB President to Chair Statewide Industry Association

 

 

Over 500 professionals, 67 counties, and 28 colleges are just a few of the new responsibilities that BDB President & CEO, Kelly Smallridge, plans to take on this year. Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC) has appointed Smallridge as the new 2019-2020 chair, leading the state’s advocacy efforts for economic development and to guide the future of Florida’s economy. 

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Where are they now? Past BDB Projects on the Move

 

STERLING ORGANIZATION:

Look at this cool, new workspace located in the heart of Downtown West Palm Beach. The BDB assisted them last year with the goal to move into the Flagler Financial District. Great job to BDB member Glidden Spina + Partners on revitalizing the iconic corner at Olive and Datura in West Palm Beach. 

 

BEACON PHARMACEUTICAL:

Earlier this year, the BDB and the Town of Jupiter announced the relocation of a focused early-stage life sciences firm with plans to build a state-of-the-art life sciences accelerator and biologics synthesis facility. Check out the proposed 150,000 sq. ft. facility that will support up to 50 companies: 

 
 
 
 

BDB Task Forces that Facilitated Economic Success This Month

 

 
 
 
 

BDB Gives Overview to Interns Across the Nation

 

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.

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Did You Know This About the Port of Palm Beach?

 

 
 
 
 

ADDITIONAL NEWS:

 

Check out CareerSource Palm Beach County's new Intern Bridge Program >

LIFE SCIENCES NEWS >

EDUCATION NEWS >

ENTREPRENEURSHIP NEWS >

GLADES REGION NEWS >

 
 
 
 

NEW INVESTORS:

 
 

Board of Advisor's

 

Corporate

 

General

Advantage Tenant Leasing LLC

 

 
 
 
 

PHOTO ALBUMS:

 
 
BDB Commercial and Industrial Real Estate Round Table, PB Post 6.19.19
BDB Luncheon with Ben Carson, Kravis Center 6.14.19
BDB 2019 Annual Golf Tournament, PGA National Resort & Spa 5.17.19
 
 
 
 

PLAN AHEAD: 
Upcoming Events

 
 
 
AUG
7
 
  BDB Coffee Talk
 
 
AUG
21
 
  BDB Upper Level Breakfast
 
 
SEP
7
 
  BDB 2019 Annual Gala
 
 
 
 
 

Investors:

 

         

Chairman's Council

 

           

                         

Investor Partners

 


Labor & Unemployment Statistics:

Palm Beach County's May unemployment rate of 3.1% is up from the April rate of 2.9% reflecting a net loss of 1,481 jobs. Read On

 

 

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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 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