April 20, 2020 – BOCA RATON – The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB), in cooperation with Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the City of Boca Raton, and the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, is pleased to announce the relocation of MPLT Healthcare, a nationwide leader in healthcare and physician staffing. In addition to the move, the company plans to add 75 new jobs to its existing workforce. The new 23,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters will be located at 3701 FAU Boulevard, Suite 300, in Boca Raton with a capital investment of $1,530,000.
The Business Development Board provided MPLT access to an incentive package through the State of Florida, Palm Beach County, and the City of Boca Raton. Enterprise Florida and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity rewarded the company through a Qualified Targeted Industry (QTI) tax refund as well. Palm Beach County and the City of Boca Raton also offered MPLT Healthcare rewards in matching funds through a Job Growth Incentive Grant.
FACTS ABOUT THE RELOCATION:
- 131 total jobs
- 75 news jobs
- 23,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters
- $1,530,000 capital investment
- National leader in healthcare staffing
MPLT Healthcare has been listed as one of the South Florida Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” for three consecutive years. The company has also been honored in national rankings many times by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), including a #7 ranking among the “2019 Fastest-Growing Staffing Firms” and a #15 ranking among the “2019 Largest Locum Tenens Staffing Firms,” in addition to other awards and accolades. As part of its investment in the community, MPLT Healthcare will hire Recruiters, Account Managers, Credentialing personnel, Accounting, Marketing, Human Resources, and IT support staff at the new corporate headquarters.
“MPLT Healthcare services more than 400 facilities and clinics throughout the country. The new location will now recruit local talent and form partnerships throughout Palm Beach County’s health care industry. The Business Development Board appreciates the support of Enterprise Florida, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the City of Boca Raton, and the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners,” said Kelly Smallridge, President and CEO, Business Development Board.
“Congratulations to MPLT Healthcare on their relocation in South Florida,” said Jamal Sowell, Florida Secretary of Commerce and president & CEO of Enterprise Florida, Inc. “Enterprise Florida is proud that MPLT Healthcare will add 75 new jobs to the Sunshine State to assist with recruiting healthcare and physician staff across the nation. Now, more than ever, we are grateful for those working in the life sciences industry and helping those they serve.”
About MPLT Healthcare: With years of healthcare and physician staffing experience, MPLT Healthcare has the knowledge, resources and proven industry commitment to help facilities meet the increasing demands of today’s rapidly changing healthcare landscape. We specialize in placing highly qualified physicians and advanced practice clinicians in locum, locum-to-perm and direct hire staff positions. We will always be people helping people as we strive to earn the long-term loyalty of our clients, providers and employees through our dedication to selfless service, a relentless focus on quality and a culture of excellence. For more information, please visit mplthealthcare.com
About Business Development Board
The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County is the official public/private economic development organization for Palm Beach County and Enterprise Florida. Founded in 1982 as a not-for-profit corporation, our primary purpose is to attract and retain new industry, business investment, high quality jobs and workforce development through corporate relocations, expansions and international trade. During the past five years, the BDB has assisted companies that have created more than 12,822 direct jobs with average salaries greater than $69,062, resulting in more than $777 million in capital investment to Palm Beach County and an economic impact that exceeds $6.87 billion. Additional information can be found at the BDB’s web site, BDB.org.
Milgrim Bello, Director of Strategic Marketing
Business Development Board
Kristen Boyd, Vice President of Marketing & Media Relations