MillHouse at the McKinney Cotton Mill marks 1st anniversary

MillHouse co-founders Beth and Carol Beck are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the space.  (Emily Davis/Community Impact Newspaper)
MillHouse co-founders Beth and Carol Beck are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the space. (Emily Davis/Community Impact Newspaper)

MillHouse co-founders Beth and Carol Beck are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the space. (Emily Davis/Community Impact Newspaper)

A membership-based, all-women’s coworking center and creative space, MillHouse, marked its first year of business Oct. 15 at The Cotton Mill in McKinney.

MillHouse is run by the MillHouse Foundation, a nonprofit with the goal of helping women flourish through meaningful connections, social and educational activities, and access to shared resources, CEO and founder Beth Beck said. The space currently features a social networking area called the ConnectBlock, where women have access to several living room-style workstations, a reception area, yoga classes, events and more.


All members have access to the ConnectBlock as well as to a coffee bar, by-appointment child care, happy hours, business coaching, consultation trainings, brunches, annual professional headshots and more.

MillHouse is planning for an additional 3,500 square feet in the next few months, with two shared photography studios and individual studios for MillHouse members.

MillHouse McKinney is located at 610 Elm St., Ste. 1000, McKinney. www.millhousemckinney.com
By Miranda Jaimes
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the Frisco and McKinney editions.


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