J.M. Huber Corporation is one of the largest, family-owned businesses in the United States. The J.M. Huber Corporation received one of the most prestigious awards for a family business: the IMD-Lombard Odier Global Family Business Award for 2013. This global award recognizes top-performing family businesses that successfully combine tradition and innovation, as well as make a contribution to the community. The J.M. Huber Corporation was founded in 1883 by Joseph Maria Huber, an immigrant from Bavaria, Prussia (now known as Germany). It is still owned by the Huber family, which is entering its sixth generation of shareholders. The J.M. Huber Corporation is headquartered in Edison, New Jersey. Its Chief Executive Officer is Michael Marberry.