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Palm Beach County

Resource Agencies in Palm Beach County

All Stages

1909

1909 is a non-profit organization dedicated to the holistic growth of entrepreneurs in Palm Beach County offering members access to a one of a kind: workspace starting at $50/mo., mentorship platform, educational workshops, accelerator & pitch competition.
Co-Working / Office Space, Coaching & Mentorship, Incubator / Accelerator

Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce

Our mission is the promote and sustain economic prosperity in Boca Raton and South Palm Beach County. We do this by connecting members, advancing commerce, protecting business and enhancing community.
Awards & Recognition, Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

Our mission is to stimulate economic energy, promote business diversity, and enrich the vitality of Palm Beach County through the relocation, retention, and expansion of companies to or in Palm Beach County.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

CareerSource Palm Beach County

We develop, create and retain a quality workforce system in Palm Beach County and offers its professional services to all employers and job seekers in the county.
Education & Training, Hiring

Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches

The Chamber is a proactive organization that achieves results and meets community needs. The association has always been on the cutting edge of the community’s critical concerns, working for new small business programs, representing business interests at all levels of government, promoting tourism and recruiting new business and industry to the area.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

City of Boca Raton Business Tax Receipts

The City requires a Business Tax/Certificate of Use for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business, profession or occupation within its jurisdiction, pursuant to the classifications and rates as provided in the City Code.
Business License, Taxes

City of Boca Raton Economic Development

One of the primary missions of Boca Raton Economic Development is to provide incentives for companies seeking to relocate to the City or to expand their existing business within the City. Based on the criteria listed in the Economic Development Incentive Policy, including the number of jobs created and/or retained, the average job salaries and the capital investment in the community, the City can provide financial incentives. These financial incentives include local matches for state economic development programs, grants and/or loans and subsidized leases. Under this policy, the City can also provide non-financial incentives such as expedited permitting, groundbreaking ceremonies and ribbon cuttings.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

City of Green Acres Business Tax Receipts

The City of Greenacres code of ordinances requires any person or entity operating a business to have a business tax receipt issued by the City. The links on the left provide information needed to submit an application for a business tax receipt and contractor registration. The information and application(s) needed can be downloaded and submitted in person at our office.
Business License, Taxes

City of Lake Worth Business Tax Receipts

A Lake Worth Business License, which includes two parts a Business Tax Receipt and a Use & Occupancy Certificate, is required of all commercial and residential businesses located in the City of Lake Worth. Anyone providing merchandise or services to the public, even a one-person business or home-based business, must have a current Lake Worth Business License from the City of Lake Worth and a Business Tax Receipt from Palm Beach County.
Business License, Taxes

City of Palm Beach Gardens Business Tax Receipts 

A business tax is fixed and imposed upon every person who maintains a permanent business location or branch office within the city for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business, profession, or occupation within the city. It may also be levied upon any person who does not qualify as stated above and who transacts any business or engages in any occupation or profession in interstate commerce.
Business License, Taxes

City of Riviera Beach Business Tax Receipts

A Certificate of Use and/or Business Tax Receipt is required for any person or entity who maintains a permanent business location, branch office, or transacts business with sufficient nexus within the City's jurisdiction for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business or profession, except where exempted by law.
Business License, Taxes

City of Royal Palm Beach Business Tax Receipts

Business Tax is a tax imposed upon every person who maintains a permanent business location or branch office within the Village for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business, profession occupation within the Village.
Business License, Taxes

City of West Palm Beach Economic Development

Our positive, pro-business attitude starts with a City government committed to business and getting things done. Whether you need fast-tracking your development, aid finding incentives or financial assistance, or even help locating the ideal office, parcel, warehouse or jobsite; we have the departments, committed staff and area partners that make it all possible.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

Enterprise Florida

Enterprise Florida recruits new business to the state, and works to retain and expand existing industry and business. We provide site selection services, demographic information, incentive information and much more.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

FAU Tech Runway

FAU Tech Runway offers a collaborative workspace that is a place for entrepreneurs to house, educate, mentor, and fund their companies from inception through venture funding. The goal of FAU Tech Runway is to establish a formal program for mentoring entrepreneurs and their ventures based on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Venture Mentoring Service (VMS). The focus of the initiative is to combine VMS and Stanford’s Lean Launchpad curriculum with University resources and local community expertise to create an ecosystem conducive to the development of successful technology and growth industry start-ups.
Business Development, Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Networking

Finnish-American Chamber of Commerce

Finnish American Chamber of Commerce in Florida (FACC-FL) encourages and promotes Finnish-American business by organizing local business events, training and networking events for our members throughout the year. If you are in South Florida and interested in hosting a members’ visit, please contact any of our board members.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Florida Division of Corporations | Sunbiz

Our activities include a variety of business entity filings, trade and service mark registrations, federal lien recordings, judgment lien filings, uniform commercial code financing statements, fictitious name registrations, notary commissions, and cable and video service franchises.
Business License

Florida Economic Development Council

Since 1964, the Florida Economic Development Council has promoted economic development throughout the state of Florida. Today we are its primary resource for developing economic development professionals, issues education, networking, and recognition of excellence among members of the profession. 500+ professionals count on FEDC to educate, advocate, and connect on their behalf.
Networking

Florida Medical Manufacturers Association

The Florida Medical Manufacturers Consortium (FMMC) is a state-wide association of medical device firms, that exists to unite, promote and grow our industry.
Business Development, Education & Training, Manufacturing, Networking

Florida SBDC at Florida Atlantic University

The Florida SBDC at FAU serves Broward and Palm Beach County businesses. The SBDC has access to robust databases, business research resources, and knowledgeable experts who can help you successfully navigate the obstacles that come with the stages of the business life cycle. Nearly all services are offered at no cost.

Florida Venture Forum

The Florida Venture Forum is a statewide member organization that helps entrepreneurs obtain funding through education, strategic partnering and effective networking. The Forum's educational programs provide in-depth information on topics such as raising debt and equity capital, human resources, finance, management, term sheet negotiation, valuations, marketing and R&D.
Awards & Recognition, Business Development, Funding / Financial, Networking

FloridaMakes

FloridaMakes is a nonprofit that works with individual manufacturing companies, to deliver company-centric service with bottom-line results, designed to: help you expand your market opportunities; adopt best practices, advanced technologies and training, and make the best use of existing public and private state and national resources available to enhance and further your company's growth.
Manufacturing

Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce

For nine decades the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce has served as the hub of business where stakeholders intersect with government, technology, health care, education, economic development, tourism, arts, culture and non-profit interests. If you are a business owner — whether large or small — the Chamber is the place where you can connect with every aspect that makes up the community. You’ll be amazed when you hear about the types of businesses that have relocated to Delray Beach in the last two years. Our long-time business owners coupled with our new up and coming entrepreneurs create a vibrant business landscape like no other.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Greater Lantana Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Lantana Chamber of Commerce strives to improve business, government, economic and environmental issues in our community and surrounding areas. Our Chamber works diligently to support and promote all of our members. We work helping our Chamber members' network to promote their businesses and their positions in the community. The Greater Lantana Chamber of Commerce gives you the opportunity to highlight your business by sponsoring a luncheon, an after-hours business card exchange or by getting involved with one of our festivities or tournaments. We are a very strong networking group.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

GrowFL

We provide strategies, resources and support to second-stage companies for next level growth through Strategic Research and peer-to-peer CEO mentoring. We help companies overcome obstacles to growth and lead them towards prosperity.
Awards & Recognition, Business Development, Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Government Contracting, Importing & Exporting, Manufacturing

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of PB County

Your Hispanic Chamber has been evolving over the last several years and now stands ready to serve you at a much higher level and wider range than ever before. The Hispanic Chamber has created a strategic plan to establish ourselves as not only the voice of the Hispanic business community, but as a gateway to connect Hispanic business with mainstream business in Palm Beach County and beyond.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Palm Beach Code School

Become a Web Developer in 16 weeks. The Web Developer Program is our flagship program designed to prepare graduates for entry level work as
junior Web Developers. The curriculum will encompass web platforms, programming, and web applications including (HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, Javascript, jQuery).
A typical 16 week course will focus on web design principles and concepts, programming, website creation and web applications.
Education & Training

Palm Beach County Business Tax Receipts 

The law requires any business in Palm Beach County selling merchandise or services to purchase a Business Tax Receipt. This includes one-person companies and home-based businesses. In addition to the Business Tax Receipt, businesses must also comply with any local license and ordinance requirements.
Business License, Taxes

Palm Beach SCORE

Palm Beach SCORE chapter is a nonprofit organization that provides small business counseling and training and works closely with the Small Business Administration (SBA). PB SCORE has over 60 local mentors from virtually every business category you can imagine: marketing, manufacturing, service, retail sales, export, legal and many more. No matter where you are in business, we can help.
Business License, Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training

Palm Beach Technology Association

Palm Beach Tech promotes industry growth by working with business groups, educational institutions, and government entities to support the goals of member companies. The core focus is fixed on producing long-term economic impact by attracting new business, supporting startups, and building the talent pool.

With a scope of services that meets the needs of a wide range of industry professionals, from corporate CEO’s to freelance developers, we believe in fostering the industry through a unified and holistic approach.
Education & Training, Networking

PoweringFlorida | Small Business Tool

PoweringFlorida combines the power of both Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Planning and Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) workforce data in one easy-to-use application to help you quickly explore and compare Florida’s communities; gain a broad understanding of the labor force statistics, consumer spending, geography, demography and other important data; and identify and evaluate all available sites and buildings in each community.

Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

Prospera

We specialize in providing bilingual assistance to Hispanic entrepreneurs trying to establish or expand their business. We offer a variety of services especially designed for Hispanic small business owners, to empower them through training, consulting, grants and access to capital.
Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Importing & Exporting

Puerto Rican/Hispanic Chamber of Commerce for Palm Beach County

Our mission is to improve and expand the relationship between Large and Small Businesses, while interacting and learning about our business members's products and services; to promote business opportunities for our members locally, statewide and and across the Nation; and to create new and better ways to bring together the businesses and the community in Florida.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Research Park at Florida Atlantic University

The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® is a 90 acre destination for R&D companies to collaborate on research, invention and innovation with Florida Atlantic University’s faculty and students in Boca Raton, FL, and is home to the Technology Business Incubator®, which helps scale technology companies with ties to FAU, to become sustainable contributors to the regional economy. With locations in Boca Raton and Deerfield Beach, the Research Park is regarded as South Florida’s laboratory for new entrepreneurial ideas and technologies, and is governed by the Florida Atlantic Research and Development Authority, an independent special district created by Palm Beach and Broward counties in partnership with Florida Atlantic University, organized under Chapter 159, Part V, Florida Statutes.
Coaching & Mentorship, Incubator / Accelerator

The Bricks Early Stage Incubator & Venture Capital Firm

We invest very early. We tie our goals to our entrepreneurs and portfolio companies. We invest in people and not merely a business plan. Most importantly, though, we support companies which particularly target military veterans as being within the mix of founders, management or entrepreneurs.
Coaching & Mentorship, Funding / Financial, Incubator / Accelerator

The Center for Technology, Enterprise & Development, Inc

The TED Center is a non-profit organization that supports the successful development of entrepreneurs, small companies, and start up businesses. The TED Center offers an array of business support resources and services that are coordinated through strategic management and a network of contacts. The services are developed to increase the likelihood that small and start-up companies will remain in business for the long term.
Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Incubator / Accelerator

The Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce

We focus on the development and retention of businesses by taking an active role in issues that affect the profitability of local companies, protecting and improving the quality of life for residents and, above all, providing superior services and resources to our members. We have evolved into a “knowledge broker,” connecting businesses with prospective clients. The Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce seeks to be an invaluable partner in increasing our business members’ bottom line. Business is still about relationship building, and understanding this basic principle is the foundation for developing programs, special events and social functions at the Chamber.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

The Studio 1016

A space where individual ambition collides with communal collaboration…photographers collide with writers, florists collide with dancers…all creating an explosive cosmic brain factory! A space promoting the creative ebb and flow of professionals, leading the way in their industry, by offering everything you need, when you need it.
Co-Working / Office Space, Networking

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy, or YEA!, is an educational program that takes students in grades six through twelve through the process of starting and running real businesses. Students work in cooperation with local leaders of industry, community members, and educators to develop ideas and objectives, write business plans, pitch potential investors, obtain funding, register with governmental agencies, and develop their brand identity. By the end of the class, students own and operate fully functioning businesses that can be carried on after graduation.
Education & Training, Networking

Village of North Palm Beach Business Tax Receipts

A Business Tax Receipt is an annual tax levied for the privilege of operating any business within the limits of the Village of North Palm Beach. The tax is required pursuant to Florida Statute 205 and applies to any business located in North Palm Beach whether at a commercial location or operated out of a residence.
Business License, Taxes

Wellington Chamber of Commerce

The Wellington Chamber was formed to focus on what makes Wellington unique from surrounding communities by emphasizing the differences, to bring a competitive advantage to Wellington merchants, and to protect those differences for all residents. In fact, it was a return to the idea that chambers of commerce best serve their communities when they are local and when they do not try to be all things to all people. It was also felt that local chambers must look to the betterment of their communities in all facets of community life and not just the business aspect of the communities.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Women's Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County

The Women's Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County is dedicated to supporting the economic empowerment and advancement of women in the marketplace. Reflecting the business pulse of women, the WCC is the leading voice and champion for women owned businesses, business women and women professionals in all fields and disciplines.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

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Idea Stage

What do you need help with?

1909

1909 is a non-profit organization dedicated to the holistic growth of entrepreneurs in Palm Beach County offering members access to a one of a kind: workspace starting at $50/mo., mentorship platform, educational workshops, accelerator & pitch competition.
Co-Working / Office Space, Coaching & Mentorship, Incubator / Accelerator

Florida SBDC at Florida Atlantic University

The Florida SBDC at FAU serves Broward and Palm Beach County businesses. The SBDC has access to robust databases, business research resources, and knowledgeable experts who can help you successfully navigate the obstacles that come with the stages of the business life cycle. Nearly all services are offered at no cost.

Palm Beach Code School

Become a Web Developer in 16 weeks. The Web Developer Program is our flagship program designed to prepare graduates for entry level work as
junior Web Developers. The curriculum will encompass web platforms, programming, and web applications including (HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, Javascript, jQuery).
A typical 16 week course will focus on web design principles and concepts, programming, website creation and web applications.
Education & Training

Palm Beach SCORE

Palm Beach SCORE chapter is a nonprofit organization that provides small business counseling and training and works closely with the Small Business Administration (SBA). PB SCORE has over 60 local mentors from virtually every business category you can imagine: marketing, manufacturing, service, retail sales, export, legal and many more. No matter where you are in business, we can help.
Business License, Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training

Palm Beach Technology Association

Palm Beach Tech promotes industry growth by working with business groups, educational institutions, and government entities to support the goals of member companies. The core focus is fixed on producing long-term economic impact by attracting new business, supporting startups, and building the talent pool.

With a scope of services that meets the needs of a wide range of industry professionals, from corporate CEO’s to freelance developers, we believe in fostering the industry through a unified and holistic approach.
Education & Training, Networking

Prospera

We specialize in providing bilingual assistance to Hispanic entrepreneurs trying to establish or expand their business. We offer a variety of services especially designed for Hispanic small business owners, to empower them through training, consulting, grants and access to capital.
Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Importing & Exporting

Research Park at Florida Atlantic University

The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® is a 90 acre destination for R&D companies to collaborate on research, invention and innovation with Florida Atlantic University’s faculty and students in Boca Raton, FL, and is home to the Technology Business Incubator®, which helps scale technology companies with ties to FAU, to become sustainable contributors to the regional economy. With locations in Boca Raton and Deerfield Beach, the Research Park is regarded as South Florida’s laboratory for new entrepreneurial ideas and technologies, and is governed by the Florida Atlantic Research and Development Authority, an independent special district created by Palm Beach and Broward counties in partnership with Florida Atlantic University, organized under Chapter 159, Part V, Florida Statutes.
Coaching & Mentorship, Incubator / Accelerator

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy, or YEA!, is an educational program that takes students in grades six through twelve through the process of starting and running real businesses. Students work in cooperation with local leaders of industry, community members, and educators to develop ideas and objectives, write business plans, pitch potential investors, obtain funding, register with governmental agencies, and develop their brand identity. By the end of the class, students own and operate fully functioning businesses that can be carried on after graduation.
Education & Training, Networking

Formation Stage

We’ve selected the agencies below as being important to forming your business; however, you should still review agencies categorized for the Idea stage. Agencies are categorized at the point of recommended introduction in the business cycle.

What do you need help with?

FAU Tech Runway

FAU Tech Runway offers a collaborative workspace that is a place for entrepreneurs to house, educate, mentor, and fund their companies from inception through venture funding. The goal of FAU Tech Runway is to establish a formal program for mentoring entrepreneurs and their ventures based on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Venture Mentoring Service (VMS). The focus of the initiative is to combine VMS and Stanford’s Lean Launchpad curriculum with University resources and local community expertise to create an ecosystem conducive to the development of successful technology and growth industry start-ups.
Business Development, Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Networking

PoweringFlorida | Small Business Tool

PoweringFlorida combines the power of both Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Planning and Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) workforce data in one easy-to-use application to help you quickly explore and compare Florida’s communities; gain a broad understanding of the labor force statistics, consumer spending, geography, demography and other important data; and identify and evaluate all available sites and buildings in each community.

Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

The Bricks Early Stage Incubator & Venture Capital Firm

We invest very early. We tie our goals to our entrepreneurs and portfolio companies. We invest in people and not merely a business plan. Most importantly, though, we support companies which particularly target military veterans as being within the mix of founders, management or entrepreneurs.
Coaching & Mentorship, Funding / Financial, Incubator / Accelerator

The Center for Technology, Enterprise & Development, Inc

The TED Center is a non-profit organization that supports the successful development of entrepreneurs, small companies, and start up businesses. The TED Center offers an array of business support resources and services that are coordinated through strategic management and a network of contacts. The services are developed to increase the likelihood that small and start-up companies will remain in business for the long term.
Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Incubator / Accelerator

Launching Stage

We’ve selected the agencies below as being important to launching your business; however, you should still review agencies categorized for the Idea and Formation stages. Agencies are categorized at the point of recommended introduction in the business cycle.

What do you need help with?

City of Boca Raton Business Tax Receipts

The City requires a Business Tax/Certificate of Use for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business, profession or occupation within its jurisdiction, pursuant to the classifications and rates as provided in the City Code.
Business License, Taxes

City of Green Acres Business Tax Receipts

The City of Greenacres code of ordinances requires any person or entity operating a business to have a business tax receipt issued by the City. The links on the left provide information needed to submit an application for a business tax receipt and contractor registration. The information and application(s) needed can be downloaded and submitted in person at our office.
Business License, Taxes

City of Lake Worth Business Tax Receipts

A Lake Worth Business License, which includes two parts a Business Tax Receipt and a Use & Occupancy Certificate, is required of all commercial and residential businesses located in the City of Lake Worth. Anyone providing merchandise or services to the public, even a one-person business or home-based business, must have a current Lake Worth Business License from the City of Lake Worth and a Business Tax Receipt from Palm Beach County.
Business License, Taxes

City of Palm Beach Gardens Business Tax Receipts 

A business tax is fixed and imposed upon every person who maintains a permanent business location or branch office within the city for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business, profession, or occupation within the city. It may also be levied upon any person who does not qualify as stated above and who transacts any business or engages in any occupation or profession in interstate commerce.
Business License, Taxes

City of Riviera Beach Business Tax Receipts

A Certificate of Use and/or Business Tax Receipt is required for any person or entity who maintains a permanent business location, branch office, or transacts business with sufficient nexus within the City's jurisdiction for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business or profession, except where exempted by law.
Business License, Taxes

City of Royal Palm Beach Business Tax Receipts

Business Tax is a tax imposed upon every person who maintains a permanent business location or branch office within the Village for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business, profession occupation within the Village.
Business License, Taxes

Florida Division of Corporations | Sunbiz

Our activities include a variety of business entity filings, trade and service mark registrations, federal lien recordings, judgment lien filings, uniform commercial code financing statements, fictitious name registrations, notary commissions, and cable and video service franchises.
Business License

Florida Venture Forum

The Florida Venture Forum is a statewide member organization that helps entrepreneurs obtain funding through education, strategic partnering and effective networking. The Forum's educational programs provide in-depth information on topics such as raising debt and equity capital, human resources, finance, management, term sheet negotiation, valuations, marketing and R&D.
Awards & Recognition, Business Development, Funding / Financial, Networking

Palm Beach County Business Tax Receipts 

The law requires any business in Palm Beach County selling merchandise or services to purchase a Business Tax Receipt. This includes one-person companies and home-based businesses. In addition to the Business Tax Receipt, businesses must also comply with any local license and ordinance requirements.
Business License, Taxes

The Studio 1016

A space where individual ambition collides with communal collaboration…photographers collide with writers, florists collide with dancers…all creating an explosive cosmic brain factory! A space promoting the creative ebb and flow of professionals, leading the way in their industry, by offering everything you need, when you need it.
Co-Working / Office Space, Networking

Village of North Palm Beach Business Tax Receipts

A Business Tax Receipt is an annual tax levied for the privilege of operating any business within the limits of the Village of North Palm Beach. The tax is required pursuant to Florida Statute 205 and applies to any business located in North Palm Beach whether at a commercial location or operated out of a residence.
Business License, Taxes

Growing Stage

We’ve selected the agencies below as being important to growing your business; however, you should still review agencies categorized for the Idea, Formation, and Launching stages. Agencies are categorized at the point of recommended introduction in the business cycle.

What do you need help with?

Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce

Our mission is the promote and sustain economic prosperity in Boca Raton and South Palm Beach County. We do this by connecting members, advancing commerce, protecting business and enhancing community.
Awards & Recognition, Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

CareerSource Palm Beach County

We develop, create and retain a quality workforce system in Palm Beach County and offers its professional services to all employers and job seekers in the county.
Education & Training, Hiring

Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches

The Chamber is a proactive organization that achieves results and meets community needs. The association has always been on the cutting edge of the community’s critical concerns, working for new small business programs, representing business interests at all levels of government, promoting tourism and recruiting new business and industry to the area.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

City of Boca Raton Economic Development

One of the primary missions of Boca Raton Economic Development is to provide incentives for companies seeking to relocate to the City or to expand their existing business within the City. Based on the criteria listed in the Economic Development Incentive Policy, including the number of jobs created and/or retained, the average job salaries and the capital investment in the community, the City can provide financial incentives. These financial incentives include local matches for state economic development programs, grants and/or loans and subsidized leases. Under this policy, the City can also provide non-financial incentives such as expedited permitting, groundbreaking ceremonies and ribbon cuttings.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

City of West Palm Beach Economic Development

Our positive, pro-business attitude starts with a City government committed to business and getting things done. Whether you need fast-tracking your development, aid finding incentives or financial assistance, or even help locating the ideal office, parcel, warehouse or jobsite; we have the departments, committed staff and area partners that make it all possible.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

Finnish-American Chamber of Commerce

Finnish American Chamber of Commerce in Florida (FACC-FL) encourages and promotes Finnish-American business by organizing local business events, training and networking events for our members throughout the year. If you are in South Florida and interested in hosting a members’ visit, please contact any of our board members.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Florida Medical Manufacturers Association

The Florida Medical Manufacturers Consortium (FMMC) is a state-wide association of medical device firms, that exists to unite, promote and grow our industry.
Business Development, Education & Training, Manufacturing, Networking

FloridaMakes

FloridaMakes is a nonprofit that works with individual manufacturing companies, to deliver company-centric service with bottom-line results, designed to: help you expand your market opportunities; adopt best practices, advanced technologies and training, and make the best use of existing public and private state and national resources available to enhance and further your company's growth.
Manufacturing

Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce

For nine decades the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce has served as the hub of business where stakeholders intersect with government, technology, health care, education, economic development, tourism, arts, culture and non-profit interests. If you are a business owner — whether large or small — the Chamber is the place where you can connect with every aspect that makes up the community. You’ll be amazed when you hear about the types of businesses that have relocated to Delray Beach in the last two years. Our long-time business owners coupled with our new up and coming entrepreneurs create a vibrant business landscape like no other.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Greater Lantana Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Lantana Chamber of Commerce strives to improve business, government, economic and environmental issues in our community and surrounding areas. Our Chamber works diligently to support and promote all of our members. We work helping our Chamber members' network to promote their businesses and their positions in the community. The Greater Lantana Chamber of Commerce gives you the opportunity to highlight your business by sponsoring a luncheon, an after-hours business card exchange or by getting involved with one of our festivities or tournaments. We are a very strong networking group.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

GrowFL

We provide strategies, resources and support to second-stage companies for next level growth through Strategic Research and peer-to-peer CEO mentoring. We help companies overcome obstacles to growth and lead them towards prosperity.
Awards & Recognition, Business Development, Business Plan, Coaching & Mentorship, Education & Training, Government Contracting, Importing & Exporting, Manufacturing

Puerto Rican/Hispanic Chamber of Commerce for Palm Beach County

Our mission is to improve and expand the relationship between Large and Small Businesses, while interacting and learning about our business members's products and services; to promote business opportunities for our members locally, statewide and and across the Nation; and to create new and better ways to bring together the businesses and the community in Florida.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

The Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce

We focus on the development and retention of businesses by taking an active role in issues that affect the profitability of local companies, protecting and improving the quality of life for residents and, above all, providing superior services and resources to our members. We have evolved into a “knowledge broker,” connecting businesses with prospective clients. The Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce seeks to be an invaluable partner in increasing our business members’ bottom line. Business is still about relationship building, and understanding this basic principle is the foundation for developing programs, special events and social functions at the Chamber.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Wellington Chamber of Commerce

The Wellington Chamber was formed to focus on what makes Wellington unique from surrounding communities by emphasizing the differences, to bring a competitive advantage to Wellington merchants, and to protect those differences for all residents. In fact, it was a return to the idea that chambers of commerce best serve their communities when they are local and when they do not try to be all things to all people. It was also felt that local chambers must look to the betterment of their communities in all facets of community life and not just the business aspect of the communities.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Women's Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County

The Women's Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County is dedicated to supporting the economic empowerment and advancement of women in the marketplace. Reflecting the business pulse of women, the WCC is the leading voice and champion for women owned businesses, business women and women professionals in all fields and disciplines.
Business Development, Education & Training, Networking

Optimizing Stage

We’ve selected the agencies below as being important to optimizing your business; however, you should still review agencies categorized for the Idea, Formation, Launching, and Growing stages. Agencies are categorized at the point of recommended introduction in the business cycle.

What do you need help with?

Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

Our mission is to stimulate economic energy, promote business diversity, and enrich the vitality of Palm Beach County through the relocation, retention, and expansion of companies to or in Palm Beach County.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

Enterprise Florida

Enterprise Florida recruits new business to the state, and works to retain and expand existing industry and business. We provide site selection services, demographic information, incentive information and much more.
Available Buildings & Sites, Business Expansion and/or Relocation

Florida Economic Development Council

Since 1964, the Florida Economic Development Council has promoted economic development throughout the state of Florida. Today we are its primary resource for developing economic development professionals, issues education, networking, and recognition of excellence among members of the profession. 500+ professionals count on FEDC to educate, advocate, and connect on their behalf.
Networking

Palm Beach County's Entrepreneurs