Palm Beach Relocation Guide

SPR-SUM 2016

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30 P A L M B E A C H R E L O C A T I O N G U I D E – S P R I N G | S U M M E R 2 0 1 6 B U S I N E S S A N D E C O N O M Y The Breakers 1 S. County Road • Palm Beach, 33480 561-655-6611 • www.thebreakers.com The Breakers historic resort in Palm Beach is one of the iconic landmarks of Florida. Employing over 2,000 people, this spectacular destination has enticed travelers for generations to enjoy its Italian Renaissance setting. Opened in 1896 by railroad tycoon Henry Flagler, today's hotel and grounds occupy 140 acres of land on the Atlantic Ocean. Amenities include 2 golf courses, tennis courts, 4 pools, on-site shopping, a fitness center and a spa. Dining is offered at 7 restaurants, and there are several lounges. Office Depot (headquarters) 6600 North Military Trail Boca Raton, 33496 • 800-463-3768 Office Depot employs 2,000 people at its headquarters location in Boca Raton. Formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, Office Depot, Inc. is a leading global provider of products, services, and solutions for every workplace. The company's retail stores are a single source for everything customers need to be more produc- tive, including the latest technology, core office supplies, facilities products, furniture, and school essentials. It also provides a variety of services including copy and print, technical services, mailing and shipping. The company serves consumers and businesses in 57 countries with more than 2,000 retail stores, award-winning e-commerce sites and a dedicated business-to-business sales organization all delivered through a global network of wholly owned operations, joint ventures, franchisees, licensees and alliance partners. Florida Crystals 1 N. Clematis St #200 West Palm Beach, 33401 • 561-366-5100 www.floridacrystals.com With over 1,700 employees in Palm Beach County, Florida Crystals is a leading national brand in the organic and natural market. The organic and natural consumer products are made from fresh Florida sugar cane that is harvested and milled on the same day. A single-crystallization process preserves the cane's original sun-sweetened flavor. Florida Crystals is America's first and only certified organic sugar that is 100 percent made in the USA, and its prod- ucts are free of artificial additives and preservatives. Florida Crystals maintains the highest standards of environmen- tally friendly farming. Along with being one of the leading organic farmers in the country, the company owns and operates the largest renewable energy facility of its kind in North America. This biomass power facility uses leftover sugar cane fiber and recycled urban wood waste as fuel to produce clean, reliable energy that powers both the sugar operations and tens of thousands of homes. Wells Fargo Bank County wide locations www.wellsfargo.com San Francisco-based Wells Fargo bank has a large presence in Florida, employing 1,367 people in Palm Beach County alone at over 40 locations. Wells Fargo & Company is a nationwide, diversified financial services company with $1.8 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, invest- ments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial financial services through 8,700 locations, 12,800 ATMs, online, and mobile devices. Wells Fargo does business with 70 million customers and one in three U.S. Households, and has approx- imately 265,000 team members in 36 countries across more than 90 businesses. City of West Palm Beach 401 Clematis Street West Palm Beach, 33401 561-822-2222 • www.wpb.org The City of West Palm Beach, unlike the majority of municipalities in Palm Beach County, is a "Strong Mayor" form of government. The Mayor of West Palm Beach operates as the city's full time Chief Executive Officer, and all oper- ating decisions and responsibilities rest in the Mayor's office. With over 1,300 employees on the city payroll, the city has a strategy of both service and growth. To achieve the city's economic development goals it partners with the Business Devel- opment Board, Chambers of Commerce, the Economic Council, Development Services, Planning and Zoning, and busi- ness leaders throughout the city. Boca Raton Resort & Club 501 E. Camino Real • Boca Raton, 33432 888-543-1277 • www.bocaresort.com With 1,292 staff, the Boca Raton Resort & Club is the showpiece of the South Florida-Mediterranean revival style archi- tecture. Designed by Addison Mizner, this landmark is one of the most beautiful 11 12 13 14 15 16

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