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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 Atlantic University Appoints Domeck Dean of Macarthur School of Leadership

WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. – The MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University, named for Catherine T. MacArthur wife of insurance entrepreneur John D. More...

Miller Construction Company Senior Vice President, Brian Sudduth – 2015 Forecasting Comments

“With the cost of certain materials and skilled labor rising, we expect that owners and developers will see a continual upward trend in construction costs, More...

Story of Boca Regional Patient Ruby Graupera-Cassimiro Names one of “Most Inspiring News Stories” from 2014

BOCA RATON, FL – January 8, 2015 RELEASE LINK  The remarkable story of “miracle mother” Ruby Graupera-Cassimiro has been named the fifth Most Inspiring News Story More...

Lockheed Martin Wins Public Incentives in Palm Beach County

The Palm Beach County commission approved a public incentive package for Lockheed Martin Corp. on Tuesday to retain 401 jobs. The aerospace defense contractor could More...

Palm Beach County Employment Reaches Record; Trumps Pre-Recession Peak

West Palm Beach, Fla. (Dec. 19, 2014) – CareerSource Palm Beach County has a present for job seekers this holiday season – there are now more employed More...

BDB and Lore Announce Three Business Prospects for the Glades

CLEWISTON — Key members of the business and development community gathered at the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center in Belle Glade to discuss updates of More...

Palm Beach Chamber Speakers Discuss why South Florida Economy is Hot

Palm Beach County’s economy is healthier than it’s been in quite a while, and three business experts say several factors are diversifying and strengthening the More...

Leading Scientist Joins FAU in Jupiter

BOCA RATON, Fla. (November 26, 2014) — A renowned researcher who holds seven U.S. patents and has authored more than 250 scientific publications has joined Florida More...

Economic Development Leaders Identify Regional Issues

  The BDB hosts quarterly Economic Development Stakeholder meetings to convene city, county and chamber professionals and leaders to share best practices and to maintain More...

2015 Student Showcase of Films Now Open for Submissions Largest Student Film Competition and Award Show in State

Palm Beach County, FL (November 2014) – Student filmmaking in Florida celebrates 20 years through the Palm Beach International Film Festival’s Student Showcase of Films. The More...

Beer here: Giant distributor takes HQ space in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH — Reyes Holdings, a Chicago-area food and beer distribution giant, is opening a headquarters office in West Palm Beach, a major deal More...

Downtown West Palm Beach Launches New Arts and Entertainment District

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 10, 2014) – The much-anticipated West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E District) will officially launch on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014 More...