About the project

THE BLACK BUSINESS HUB

The Black Business Hub | Madison, Wis. | JLA Architects | Urban League of Greater Madison

“The Black Business Hub and Black Business Hub Accelerator will be the Madison region’s premiere enterprise center devoted to incubating, accelerating, and networking diverse businesses and entrepreneurs.”

– The Urban League of Greater Madison (ULGM)

 

It will offer a one-stop, place-based system of entrepreneurial support, loans, grants, technical assistance, networking, and much more. The Hub will be transformational for generations of Black entrepreneurism in the Madison region. It will create jobs, generate wealth, incubate new ideas, nurture talent, and so much more.

Urban League of Greater Madison

About the Project

The Hub is slated to be built at the Village on Park mall property near the Urban League of Madison’s current facility. It will provide physical space for business owners, offer entrepreneurial support services and common spaces to encourage collaboration. In addition, it will offer a combination of retail & commercial spaces for businesses offering food products, technology, entertainment, personal care, and financial services. A rentable commercial kitchen will also be available at the facility. Over 100 Black-owned businesses and entrepreneurs are expected to be supported by the Hub.

LOCATION:

2234 S. Park St.
Madison, Wis.

PROGRAM:

81,000 s.f. four-story building, including:
- Office suites
- Support services
- Co-working spaces
- Two anchor tenants including a space for a restaurant
- Event space
- Commercial kitchen
- Rooftop terrace

COMPLETION DATE:

In Progress