9th Annual

Palm Beach Partners Business MatchMaker Conference and Expo

$75 $45

Sponsor Early Bird Discount

for the first 150 registrants


Regular Rate


Luncheon Only

12:30PM - 2:00PM

Friday, September 18, 2015 Raymond F. Kravis Center


Keynote Luncheon Speaker

Keynote Luncheon Speaker

Sheila G. Mains, Founder and CEO of Brownie Brittle LLC and creator of Sheila G’s ™ Original Brownie Brittle™ Snacks

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Quality Connections “Ready, Set, Grow”

Get Ready, Get Set and Grow as you make Quality Connections at the 9th Annual Palm Beach Partners Business Matchmaker Conference and Expo on Friday, September 18, 2015 at the Raymond F. Kravis Center Cohen Pavilion.

The daylong event will feature a selection of workshops, internationally renowned keynote luncheon speaker Sheila G. Mains, Founder and CEO of Brownie Brittle LLC and creator of Sheila G’s ™ Original Brownie Brittle™ Snacks, Power Talks with key decision makers, and exhibits. The evening will culminate with a networking reception with live entertainment.

This year’s theme, Quality Connections “Ready, Set, Grow” underscores the hosts intent to create a cross-county forum whereby small, women-, minority-owned, and disadvantaged business enterprises (SBE, M/WBE, DBE) from Monroe to St. Lucie Counties can generate region-wide opportunities at a single gathering.


2014 Business MatchMakers 562

Meet Government and corporate procurement officers

2014 Business MatchMakers 383

Build strategic partnerships for future contracts

2014 Business MatchMakers 081

Learn effective business strategies for long-term success


Free Wifi

Cell Phone Charging Station

Internet Cafe

Refreshments throughout the day

Power Networking all day

Free Parking

Real Business Networking Reception

Who are we?

The Palm Beach Partners is a coalition of City, County, State and non-profit agencies aligned to maximize economic development opportunities for small businesses throughout the South Florida region.

The group includes: South Florida Water Management District, City of Riviera Beach, Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, School District of Palm Beach County, City of West Palm Beach, Center for Technology Enterprise and Development (TED Center) and PARAGON Florida, Inc.

Our Goal:

Our goal is to extend this distinctive business opportunity beyond our respective geographic and organizational borders to benefit small, women-owned and disadvantaged business enterprises (SBEs, M/WBEs, or DBEs) throughout the entire South Florida region.

Please join us in making the 2015 Palm Beach Palm Beach Partners Business Matchmaker Conference & Expo an unrivaled, collaborative success.

What you can expect:

  • Workshops exposing business owners to the latest social media and marketing technology, how to build your credit and obtain a small business loan and how to build connections and contracting opportunities with government agencies
  • Power Talks with Government Agencies and Private Corporations
  • Keynote Luncheon and Spotlight on Vendor Awards
  • The “Real Business” Networking Reception

Event Location: Kravis Center, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Get Directions

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