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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

Palm Beach Financiers to Lunch with CNBC’s Kenny Polcari

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — As hedge funds, investors and financial services firms continue to migrate to Palm Beach County, FL, More...

Patricia Lebow Named a 2015 Top Lawyer in South Florida Legal Guide

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (January 26, 2015) — Patricia Lebow, West Palm Beach managing partner at the statewide law firm Broad and Cassel, was recently named More...

2014 A ‘Turnaround Year’ for Palm Beach County Ending with the Lowest Unemployment Rate in 7 Years

West Palm Beach, Fla. (Jan. 23, 2015) – 2014 was a turnaround year for employment in Palm Beach County – there were more employed county More...

Lynn University Students get Inside Look at Career Opportunities in Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, Fla. – College students are learning they can launch their careers right in Boca Raton after graduating. Lynn University and the Boca Chamber More...

International Economic Development Council’s Leadership Summit Selected Palm Beach County

West Palm Beach, FL – The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County was instrumental in attracting the International Economic Development Council’s (IEDC) annual Leadership More...

Area Teacher One of Nine in STate to get Governor’s Award

Alicia Foy was recently held up as a shining example of what every teacher should be. She was one of nine teachers in Florida to More...

Palm Beach County to Help Companies Pay for New Employees

More jobs could come from Palm Beach County’s new taxpayer-funded incentives for businesses to hire and train local workers.. One plan encourages companies hired for More...

Anthology Focuses on Great Teachers’ Impact on Learning

    WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – A recent Gallup survey of 30,000 college graduates turned up a profound but not surprising insight: having a More...

Milken Institute – 2014 Best Performing Cities

Housing is the story behind the largest gains in the 2014 ranking. Metros that experienced the biggest collapse in housing markets during the Great Recession More...

Rosarian Students Paint their Hearts out to Help Local Women and Disabled Daughter

Led by Rosarian Academy’s National Junior Honor Society, 25 middle school students spent this past Saturday, January 10, painting the West Palm Beach home of a More...

Four-Peat! U.S. News Ranks PBA Among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for 4th Consecutive Year

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – Palm Beach Atlantic University makes it a four-peat, ranking among the top 25 colleges and universities in U.S. News & More...

PBSC to Honor Four at 16th Annual King Celebration January 15

(Lake Worth, Fla. – Jan. 9, 2015) Palm Beach State College will honor an organization and three individuals for their leadership and service during the 16th annual More...