About Us

Advancing Minority Manufacturers

The MiHUB Cooperative was founded on the belief that for Minority Manufacturers to grow, they must embrace these technologies and be early participants in the Fourth Industrial Revolution through a cooperative business model.

What is a Co-op?


A cooperative, or co-op, is an autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly-owned and democratically controlled enterprise.

Co-Op Principles


  • Voluntary Membership
  • Member Empowerment
  • Democratic member control
  • Member economic participation
  • Autonomy and independence
  • Education, training and information
  • Community Vitality

Co-Op in Advanced Manufacturing


New technologies combined with innovative business models offer minority manufacturers various opportunities to enhance their value proposition


Innovation in advanced and digital technologies continues to transform manufacturing business models, processes and services which impacts every aspect of the manufacturing business, from design, research and development, production, supply chain and logistics management through to sales, marketing and operations.




  • Expertise in the specific manufacturing subsectors
  • Space, industry specific business support services, and peer support to small emerging firms
  • Shared administrative and back office support to small emerging firms
  • Business to Business opportunities with large manufacturing firms
  • Capital to small emerging firms in order to help them scale and expand manufacturing operations
  • Access to bleeding/leading edge advanced manufacturing technologies
  • Research and development support for both small firms and large firms
  • Specialized industry specific training and workforce development; both technical and business




  • Minority Manufacturers
  • Medium/Large Corporations
  • Education Institutions
  • Economic Development Organizations
  • Workforce Development Organizations
  • Community Development Organizations
  • Investment Organizations – Venture, Banks
  • Philanthropy
  • Government – Federal, State, Local
  • Technology Development Organizations
  • Manufacturing Organizations – Business/Trade Groups