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Palm Beach Zoo 1301 Summit Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33405 Bridget Baratta (561) 533-0887 Fax: (561) 585-6085 www.palmbeachzoo.org The Palm Beach Zoo is a non-profit zoological organization housing approximately 1,400 animals and encompassing over 275 species within 23 acres of lush tropical habitat. Each year, nearly 300,000 people visit the Palm Beach Zoo to have fun while learning.

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CareerSource Palm Beach County 3400 Belvedere Road West Palm Beach, FL 33406 Steve Craig, President & CEO (561) 340-1061 x2221 Fax: (561) 340-1062 www.careersourcepbc.com CareerSource Palm Beach County, the nonprofit organization chartered by the state to lead workforce development in the county, has assisted nearly 30,000 residents in finding employment ranging from entry level positions to the executive suite during its last program year, representing a local economic impact of $489 million in annual wages.

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Economic Council of Palm Beach County 218 Datura St., 3rd Floor West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Danny Martell, President (561) 684-1551 Fax: (561) 689-7346 www.economiccouncilpbc.org Established in 1975, the Economic Council is a private, not-for-profit, nonpartisan county-wide business organization that undertakes projects which create an environment to help business prosper. Limited membership by invitation only. Enterprise Florida, Inc. 800 North Magnolia Avenue, Suite 1100 Orlando, FL 32803 Crystal Sircy Senior Vice President Business Development (407) 956-5640 Fax: (407) 956-5599 www.eflorida.com Enterprise Florida Inc. (EFI) is a public-private partnership serving as Florida’s primary organization devoted to statewide economic development. EFI’s mission is: To diversify Florida’s economy and create better-paying jobs for its citizens by supporting, attracting and helping to create globally-competitive businesses in innovative, high-growth industries.

VISIT THE BDB ON FACEBOOK www.facebook.com/bdbpbc Lake Okeechobee Regional Economic (LORE) Alliance of PB County, Inc. 540 S. Main Street Belle Glade, FL 33430 Brenda Bunting, Secretary (561) 829-2040 Fax: (561) 996-2252 www.lorealliance.org/ Economic and Business Development. Palm Beach County Department of Economic Sustainability 100 South Australian Avenue - 5th Floor West Palm Beach, FL 33406 Sherry Howard, Deputy Director (561) 233-3653 Fax: (561) 656-7452 www.pbcgov.com Adminsters programs for business development, housing, and community initiatives.The mission is to advance community sustainability by increasing economic competitiveness and improving the elements that create a high quality of life for Palm Beach County’s residents.

Profile 2016-2017  

PROFILE, now in its 26th year of publication, is recognized as the business annual of record for Palm Beach County, Florida. This premier, a...

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