September 2019

 

 

09/05/19

 

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

 
 
 
 

September
Newsletter

 
 
 
 

BDB Brings over 400 Jobs to Palm Beach County During Month of August

 

 
 
 
 

National Exposure for Palm Beach County

 

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New Publications to Promote Palm Beach County as a Premier Business Location

 

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Palm Beach County: Winning the Game in Workforce Talent

 

Industry and education leaders have been making changes after the BDB took a deep dive into analyzing Palm Beach County’s workforce. Last year, 100 pages worth of data were presented to stakeholders throughout the county after the launch of a comprehensive workforce study, funded by J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Since then, partnerships have been announced, connections have been made, and introductions have turned into new programs.

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Financial Firms Fleeing High-Tax Northeast for Billionaire-Packed Florida County

 

 

Forget Wall Street, financial firms are seeking warmer weather – and lower taxes – in Florida. Hedge funds, private equity firms and wealth management offices are leaving the northeast and heading to Palm Beach County, Florida.

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Made in South Florida: Region's Robust Transportation Network Sparks Manufacturing Boom

 

When most people think of South Florida’s top industries, they think of tourism, hospitality and real estate. Manufacturing? Not so much. But due to the region’s seaports, international airports and prime location, the manufacturing industry has matured into a robust sector garnering national accolades for its growth. For example, Forbes magazine named Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties in its 2018 list of counties where manufacturing thrives.

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South Florida Business Journal Ultimate CEO Awards

 

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“Entrepreneurial Florida” is Much More Than Mickey Mouse and Retirement

 

When the state of Florida is mentioned, there remains a good chunk of the country that thinks about two things – theme parks and retirement. But Florida is much more than that. Indeed, I think of the Sunshine State as “Entrepreneurial Florida.”

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Palm Beach County in the Headlines

 
  • Florida Daily:
    High Earners Fleeing High Tax States for Sunshine State.
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  • Fox 29 News:
    Finance Companies Fleeing Northeast for Lower Taxes in Florida.

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  • Liberty Headlines:
    70 Financial Firms Flee NYC for Palm Beach County Florida in Three Years.
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  • Survival Guy:
    Can You Guess Where Financial Firms Are Going When They Flee the Northeast's High Taxes?

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  • South Florida Business Journal: 
    Aerospace Company to Expand in Palm Beach County, Create Jobs.

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  • Florida Daily: 
    Cyient Defense Services Expanding in South Florida.

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  • Boca Voice:
    FlexShopper Headquarters in Boca With 200 Jobs.

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  • moveBuddha: 
    Palm Beach was ranked the #1 in the state for most popular cities to relocate to.

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  • Niche:
    FAU's A.D. Henderson University School was named #2 Best Public Elementary School and #8 Best Public Middle School.

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PHOTO ALBUMS:

 
 
BDB Gala, The Breakers 9.7.19 - Capehart Photography
BDB Upper Level Breakfast, The Colony 8.12.19
BDB Commercial and Industrial Real Estate Round Table, PB Post 6.19.19
 
 
 
 

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Labor & Unemployment Statistics:

Palm Beach County's July unemployment rate of 3.6% is steady with the June rate of 3.1% reflecting a slight net loss of 354 jobs. Read On

 

 

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Investors

#1 Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners Aerojet Rocketdyne Bank of America Bank United Baptist Health South Florida
Caler, Donten, Levine, Cohen, Porter & Veil, P.A. CareerSource Carrier DePuy Synthes Power Tools, a Johnson & Johnson Company Equestrian Center
Florida Crystals Corporation FPL Greenberg Traurig Gunster Hardrives, Inc.
HCA Palm Beach Hospitals Hedrick Brothers Construction Hospital for Special Surgery J.C. White JP Morgan Chase
LRP Publications Martens Group Minto Communities, LLC NCCI Nova Southeastern University
Palm Beach Aggregates, LLC 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 Stiles-Nicholson Foundation TD Bank
Tortoise Properties Wells Fargo & Company Wexford Capital