Who We Are

The Health Innovation Hub is a coaching hub for building a culture of health throughout Central Appalachia. We believe in finding ways to build a healthy workforce and a health economy together.

History of the Hub

2012 – First entrepreneur café pitch event

2013 – Health Innovation Hub launch

2013-2014 – Entrepreneurship Group launched with county partners

2014 – 2nd Pitch event to support local entrepreneurs

2015 – First social enterprise tenants move into the Hub

2016 – New technology acquired for the Hub and construction on the historic building enters the next phase; partnerships for support services are forming

2016 – First learning journey facilitated by Impact Experience brings investor network to Williamson to support social enterprise

2017 – Health Innovation Hub builds team including a HIHub manager and Marketing Manager and the website goes live; active recruitment for entrepreneurs launches

2017 – The Williamson Learning Journey with Impact Experience continues to bring entrepreneurial support from Stanford University and the investor network to support social enterprise