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FROM SUGAR TO ROCKET ENGINES, THIS IS WHAT’S MADE IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

October 2019, PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL – What do Rocket Engines, Arcade Games, Sugar, Biofuel, and Microalgae have in common? They’re all made in Palm Beach County’s advanced manufacturing industry. In honor of Florida Governor DeSantis declaring October as “Manufacturing Month”, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is proud to showcase the diverse industry sector. In fact, there are over 20,900 manufacturing jobs in Palm Beach County with average earnings of $76,179.

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NEW STUDY REVEALS SCRIPPS RESEARCH, FLORIDA HAS PRODUCED $3 BILLION WORTH OF ECONOMIC IMPACT SINCE 2004

JUPITER, FL — The launch of the Florida campus of Scripps Research has produced an economic impact of $3 billion since the nonprofit biomedical institute opened an East Coast branch 15 years ago, Scripps Research Executive Vice President Douglas A. Bingham announced Monday.

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BDB ATTRACTS $220 MILLION IN CAPITAL INVESTMENT AND THOUSANDS OF JOBS TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

September 26, 2019 – PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) completed its fiscal year with the growth of 34 companies that have either relocated to or expanded in Palm Beach County. All 34 companies have one thing in common: they have relocated or expanded using the BDB’s economic development services. Whether it’s expedited permitting, making the appropriate local connections, finding commercial or industrial real estate, or applying for city, county and state incentives, the BDB is positioned to ensure that Palm Beach County puts forward the most competitive information to win the deal. Within the past year, 2,725 high salary jobs were announced for Palm Beach County residents, creating a capital investment of more than $220 million through the BDB’s collaborative economic development efforts.

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BDB ATTRACTS $220 MILLION IN CAPITAL INVESTMENT AND THOUSANDS OF JOBS TO PALM BEACH COUNTY

September 26, 2019 – PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) completed its fiscal year with the growth of 34 companies that have either relocated to or expanded in Palm Beach County. All 34 companies have one thing in common: they have relocated or expanded using the BDB’s economic development services. Whether it’s expedited permitting, making the appropriate local connections, finding commercial or industrial real estate, or applying for city, county and state incentives, the BDB is positioned to ensure that Palm Beach County puts forward the most competitive information to win the deal. Within the past year, 2,725 high salary jobs were announced for Palm Beach County residents, creating a capital investment of more than $220 million through the BDB’s collaborative economic development efforts.

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FIVE REASONS ENTREPRENEURSHIP FUELS ECONOMIC GROWTH IN PALM BEACH COUNTY

1. It creates wage jobs.

When new companies grow, they need to hire more employees. This is where economic development and entrepreneurship intersect. For example, Boca Raton’s Modernizing Medicine was founded by entrepreneurs Daniel Cane and Dr. Michael Sherling and has quickly grown to employ nearly 1,000 people. In the past, the BDB, Palm Beach County’s official economic development resource, assisted the company in expanding its operations to add 838 net new jobs while making a capital investment of more than $15 million in Palm Beach County by 2022.

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