Our Services

Outreach & Networking Events

The Aquaculture program will host various events monthly to foster business development and expansion withib aquaculture.

Technical Assistance

This includes expertise from the Univerity of Miami Aquaculture Program, instruction, site vists, skills training, transmission of working knowledge, and consulting services. This can be conducted via webinar, live events, 1-on-1 consultations and digital support.

Professional Referrals

Major corporations already established in the aquaculture field will offer mentoring opportunties to Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs). This will inculde hospitality groups, grocery chain, restaurants and others. The team will also pair minority-owned aquaculture focused businesses with minority students interested in the industry for mentorship and internship opportunities.

Business Consultations

Services include sales consulting and forecasting, market feasibility studies, operations management and quality control, bid preparation and bonding and manufacturing facility leasing.

Access to Capital

Services include identification of domestic and global financing opportunities, equity financing, brokerage of financial transactions, identification and closure of merger and acquisition transactions.

Education & Training

Industry leaders conduct workshops and seminars designed to teach minority entrepreneurs how to take their businesses to the next level.