June 2019

 
 

 

06/01/19

 

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

 
 
 
 

June
Newsletter

 
 
 
 

Two New BDB Project Announcements

 
 

 
 
 
 

The World’s Best Scientific Institutes Call Palm Beach County Home

 

Nature Index has ranked Max Planck Society and Scripps Research as the world’s top two stand-alone scientific institutes for biomedical research. In fact, Florida Atlantic University’s Jupiter, Florida campus is the only place on the planet where two quality research institutions are co-located.

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Three BDB Projects Making Moves

 

 
 
 
 

BDB Members Can Get Involved With BDB Task Forces

 

The Business Development Board's task forces are comprised of BDB members with one powerful shared vision of the future. Get involved and shape Palm Beach County’s future with us.

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Florida is the Big Winner as the Wealthy Move Out of Northern States

 

Bloomberg shared that Florida's efforts to lure Wall Street executives has gained traction and now it's the top state that they're moving to, while Connecticut, New York and New Jersey are facing some of the biggest financial drains. Here are the numbers:

 

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Palm Beach State College Convenes Human Resource Leaders at BDB Office

 

On May 23, the BDB hosted human resource professionals from diverse backgrounds for Palm Beach State College’s Human Resource Business Partnership Council, an initiative that allows Human Resource representatives to openly discuss what’s working and what needs improvement in recruitment efforts at PBSC.

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BDB SBIR Workshop Fuels Success for Local Entrepreneur

 

 

Last year, the BDB, in collaboration with FAU Tech Runway, Palm Beach Tech, Small Business Development Center, and the Research Park, brought the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program to Palm Beach County and one of the success stories is SciKey Diagnostics. 

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Award-Winning Strategies Bring Innovation to Palm Beach County

 

The BDB accepted several awards this past month recognizing innovative strategies in Palm Beach County from Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC) and Palm Beach County Medical Society (PBCMS).

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Related Breaks Ground on Large Office Building in Downtown West Palm Beach

 

 

Related Companies, led by billionaire Miami Dolphins owner Stephen M. Ross, has broken ground on the 360 Rosemary office building in downtown West Palm Beach.

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ADDITIONAL NEWS:

 

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

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Investor Partners

 


Labor & Unemployment Statistics:

Palm Beach County's March unemployment rate of 3.2% is down from the February rate of 3.4% reflecting a net gain of 1,488 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