Kelly Smallridge to Speak at LBC Breakfast on April 13

Date: Fri, Apr 13, 2018, 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Recurs: Monthly on the third Fri, Feb 21, 2014 to Dec 21, 2018

Category: Breakfast Meeting

Kelly L. Smallridge is President and CEO of Palm Beach County’s public/private economic development agency, the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) where she has worked for 29 years. She serves as the longest tenured economic development President in the State of Florida and has a solid track record in facilitating some of the largest job creation projects for Palm Beach County. In 2013, Governor Rick Scott awarded Kelly with the Governor’s Ambassador Medal recognizing her hard work in creating jobs in Palm Beach County.

Kelly oversees all operations of the Business Development Board which is one of only two Accredited Economic Development Boards in the State of Florida. In 2004, she became the first female President of a South Florida economic development board after serving in many different capacities within the organization including the lead role for the Recruitment, Retention and Expansion from 1988-2004.  

Under her leadership, the BDB has received numerous state and national awards for its work in recruiting and expanding companies to Palm Beach County and is credited with facilitating two of the world’s largest bioscience organizations to the state: The Scripps Research Institute from San Diego and the Max Planck Society from Germany. 

She was also named the Small Business Leader of the Year by the Sun Sentinel and a recipient of the Palm Beach County Public Schools Distinguished Alumni Award.  Kelly was also recognized by Palm Beacher Magazine as one of the top 40 most influential leaders in Palm Beach County,  by the South Florida Business Journal as an “Ultimate CEO” and “Top 100 Power Leader”. 

Location:
Airport Hilton
150 Australian Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL. 33406
(561) 684-9400

 
Registration starts at 7.00AM
7.15AM - 7.40AM VIP Meet & Greet
7.40AM - 7.45AM Welcome
7.45AM - 8.00AM Network at Your Table
8.00AM - 8.40AM Keynote Speaker 8.40AM -8.55AM Q & A
 
Thanks to Our Sponsor: 
 
 
Buy a Corporate Table (8 People) $450, includes signage on Table and being mentioned as a sponsor.
 
Sponsor an LBC Breakfast Meeting $850.00, includes signage on Table, Marketing material on every seat, being mentioned as a sponsor, able to offer prize for Giveaway and 3 minutes podium time to talk about your company!

This event ended Friday, April 13, 2018 at 9:00 AM.

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