Jess Del Vecchio

In April 2015, Jessica Del Vecchio joined the City of Boca Raton as its first economic development manager and was tasked with leading the newly established Economic Development Division. Since its inception, the Office of Economic Development has successfully facilitated over a dozen corporate relocation and expansion projects; including one of the largest deals in Palm Beach County, which committed to creating 838 new jobs in Boca Raton. Prior to accepting the role, Jess spent 15 years in the finance industry. Attaining FINRA Series 3, 7, 63, 65 and Florida’s Life, Health and Variable Annuity licenses, she spent 8 years at Smith Barney and 7 years at Haar Capital, both based in Boca Raton. Del Vecchio has lived in Boca since 1991 and attended Lynn University. Graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and an MBA in Finance, Jessica proudly spoke at her graduation ceremony. The Office of Economic Development is ready to assist in any and all corporate relocation and expansion needs and may be reached at EconomicDevelopment@MyBoca.us.

By Jess Del Vecchio On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

          Boca Raton Connection Spurs Collaboration Between Two Prominent Life Science Companies Boca Raton, FL (November 12, 2019) — A collaboration between two Boca Raton healthcare More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Thursday, October 31st, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

        Lynn University’s social impact lab hosted an incredible and inspiring panel discussion about B Corporations. B Corps are a new kind of business that balance purpose and profit. More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

      Celsius Holdings (Nasdaq: CELH), maker of the drink brand Celsius, announced it is set to acquire Finland based Func Food for $24.6 million. Celsius plans to add the FAST Sport Nutrition line More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Friday, September 6th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

          AD Henderson University School has been named the No. 2 Best Public Elementary School and the No. 9 Best Public Middle School in America by Niche, the largest website for researching More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Saturday, July 27th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Economic Development

Boca. Business. Brief. Join us at our upcoming (free) community event at the Spanish River Library.   Event details are listed below.   To reserve your seat please email us at: EconomicDevelopment@MyBoca.us More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

Boca. Business. Brief. Join us at our upcoming (free) community event at the Spanish River Library.   Event details are listed below.     To reserve your seat please email us at: EconomicDevelopment@MyBoca.us More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Tuesday, July 9th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

          Quarterly Update – Economic Development  Boca Raton Named “5th Best Beach Town to Live”   WalletHub.com compared 192 beach towns across America analyzing More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

  Boca Business Briefs: We attended the grand opening of Gift of Life’s new corporate headquarters. The event was so much more than a ribbon cutting. It was filled with stories of hope, miracles and More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

        Boca. Business. Brief. On Monday, the Mayor presented our office with a proclamation recognizing the importance of economic development in the City of Boca Raton.  Our office launched More...

By Jess Del Vecchio On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
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City of Boca Raton – Office of Economic Development

Boca. Business. Brief.   In a comparison that included 1,200 cities, Boca Raton takes the 14th spot in the country on financial analytical firm WalletHub’s Best Small Cities for Starting a Business.  More...