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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

Ultimate CEO Awards

The BDB is proud to sponsor the 2014 South Florida Business Journal’s Ultimate CEO Awards. Congratulations to BDB partners John D. Couris of Jupiter Medical More...

CBRE Brings New Tenants to the Plaza

BOCA RATON, FL – November 3, 2014 CBRE has signed Imperial Finance & Trading, LLC, a subsidiary of specialty finance company Imperial Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: IFT),  to More...

Delray Beach Historical Society Honors Plastridge Insurance as it Celebrates Its 95th Birthday

It was eight years after the town of Delray became incorporated that Amos Plastridge opened his insurance agency on Atlantic Avenue in the heart of what was More...

A Record-Breaking Fundraiser for Rosarian Academy Guys’ Night Out: 70 Men Raise $18,000

Nearly 70 men of Rosarian Academy attended the 9th Annual Guys’ Night Out at Trump International Golf Course on October 30.  The event brought in a record-breaking More...

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for PBSC Loxahatchee Groves Campus

(LOXAHATCHEE GROVES, Fla. – Nov. 7, 2014)  Palm Beach State College held a groundbreaking ceremony today for its long-planned Loxahatchee Groves campus that will provide more convenient More...

Gunster Attorney Named To Board of Trustee for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 6, 2014) – RELEASE PDF  Gunster, one of Florida’s oldest and largest full-service business law firms, is pleased to announce Christopher P. More...

Business Development Board Announces Corporate Headquarters Expansion – 75 New Jobs

West Palm Beach, FLA – In cooperation with Enterprise Florida and the City of Delray Beach, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) More...

Business Development Board Announces Corporate Headquarters Expansion – 75 New Jobs

West Palm Beach, FLA – In cooperation with Enterprise Florida and the City of Delray Beach, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) More...

FAU and Technology Business Incubator join FPL on New Solar Energy Study

Boca Raton, Fla. (October 1, 2014) – Two new solar-panel installations, constructed by Florida Power & Light Company on the grounds of the Technology Business Incubator (TBI), More...

Federal Study Show All Aboard Florida’s Benefits

For months, opponents of All Aboard Florida had been hoping to gain political ammunition from a long-awaited federal study of the project’s potential impacts. Perhaps, More...

Best Palm Beach County Job Market in Six Years; Job Growth, Wage Increases Help Boost Regional Economy

West Palm Beach, Fla. (Sept. 19, 2014) – Palm Beach County’s unemployment rate for August 2014 is 6.6 percent, down 1.2 percentage points from the More...

Hundreds of jobs could be coming to the Glades

BELLE GLADE, Fla. – Hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars in investment could be coming to the Glades. That’s according to the president of More...