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Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

The Business Development Board is a non-for-profit corporation that focuses on stimulating economic energy, promoting business diversity, and enriching the vitality of Palm Beach County, FL through the relocation, retention, and expansion of companies to or in Palm Beach County. We are designated by the State of Florida and Palm Beach County Commission as Palm Beach County's official economic development organization. The Past 5 years the Business Development board has created over 10,000 jobs within the county, created precious networking opportunities for high level executives, and emphasized the perfect business climate that Palm Beach County offers.

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Articles Posted by Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

Top 10 Reasons to do Business in Palm Beach County

1. Our business-friendly tax structure provides one of the most favorable tax environments in the nation.   2. Palm Beach County is centrally located within More...

PALM BEACH COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS TO 3.8 PERCENT FROM 4.7 PERCENT YEAR AGO; 2,800 JOBS ADDED OVER YEAR

West Palm Beach, Fla. (Dec. 22, 2017) – CareerSource Palm Beach County has some gifts for career seekers this holiday season. According to reports released today from CareerSource More...

NEW YORK’S WEALTHIEST ARE THREATENING A MASS EXODUS BECAUSE OF THE GOP TAX PLAN

Wall Street tax expert Robert Willens, president of Robert Willens LLC, has never heard more discussion from wealthy New Yorkers about relocating to another state with More...

Top Five Reasons Palm Beach County is an Innovative Hub for the Life Sciences

Palm Beach County’s life sciences industry is not only fast-growing, but extremely collaborative.  Here’s the top five reasons Palm Beach County is an innovative hub More...

NEW STUDY: ARTS HAS $345.3 MILLION IMPACT ON PALM BEACH COUNTY’S ECONOMY

Randy Cohen, vice president of research and policy for Americans for the Arts, presented the results of a recent study on the economic impact of More...

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BOARD OF PALM BEACH COUNTY LAUNCHES WORKFORCE ANALYSIS TO ENSURE CONTINUING BUSINESS RELOCATION SUCCESS

West Palm Beach, December 5 — The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (“BDB”) today launched a comprehensive workforce study to analyze the area’s labor More...

TRUMP’S TAX PLAN IS MAKING RICH PEOPLE FLEE TO FLORIDA TO DODGE HIGHER TAXES

The Republican tax plan has America’s one percent worried about facing steeper levies on their income, and fat cats in the Northeast may have found More...

Top Five Reasons Palm Beach County is the Perfect Place for Marine Industries

Palm Beach County’s abundant marine resources and its strategic location make it a top location for the marine industry. Here are the top five reasons More...

The Heart of Progress in South Florida

Right now, the eyes of the world are on Palm Beach.  With the new focus on Mar-a-Lago, news reports are showcasing this beautiful area graced More...

Five Reasons Entrepreneurship Fuels Economic Growth in Palm Beach County

1. It creates high wage jobs. When new companies grow, they need to hire more employees. This is where economic development and entrepreneurship intersect. For More...

BDB ASSISTS BELCAN TO EXPAND OPERATIONS IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

West Palm Beach, FLA –The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Palm More...

MODERNIZING MEDICINE PLANS TO EXPAND OPERATIONS IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

West Palm Beach, FLA –The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, and More...