Palm Beach County Business Development Board

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2012

    Development Board CEO's Husband Grows Fat Off Bioscience Project Land Deals

    For almost a decade the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County and its powerful CEO Kelly Smallridge have promised the public that the hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars spent to lure the Scripps Research Institute here would pay us all back by generating millions in research grants a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Rick Scott: ADT Will Bring 120 New Jobs to Boca Raton

    Rick Scott announced today that home and business security company, ADT, will be bringing 120 new jobs over the next two years in Boca Raton. Last month, Palm Beach County commissioners approved $184,000 in incentives to ADT. These new jobs will add to the nearly 700 ADT employees already based i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    Battered Businessman Gets His 350-Grand From Palm Beach Gardens

    photo: pbgfl.orgPalm Beach Gardens City Hall​Frederick Sancilio had to sweat a little more than he might have expected, but last night the founder of a failed biotech in North Carolina managed to get the $350,000 loan he wanted from Palm Beach Gardens. The South Florida Business Journal reports th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2009

    Cash for Clunkers? Disaster-Prone Biotech Founder May Get $350,000 From Palm Beach Gardens

    pbgfl.comMayor Joe Russo​Frederick Sancilio's streak of bad luck looks like it's about to change. A founder of a Wilmington, North Carolina, company called aaiPharma, Sancilio watched from his seat on the board of directors as his company's chief operating officer was busted for fraud in 2004. And ... More >>

  • News

    June 3, 2004

    The Great Slurp

    Gov. Bush's Scripps gamble is sucking up state funds -- and the Everglades with it

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Bringing in the Business

    After seven years of planning and mucho spending, the Belle Glade Business Park still has nary a tenant