About Us

We help our clients stand out, get noticed, and build thriving businesses and organizations.


CIA Media Group is an award-winning full-service video production and creative marketing agency founded in 2013.

With 50+ combined marketing years of experience, our team has produced over 1000 successful digital, and corporate video campaigns for dozens of clients over the last six(6)years. Certified woman and minority-owned, the company has established a model of integrity, excellence and many long-standing client relationships. Clients include Fortune 500 companies, mid-sized businesses, government agencies and law firms.

About Montina

I founded CIA Media Group, in 2013, and I’ve spent the last 10 years using videos to share information online. I have invested several years researching and implementing the most effective video marketing strategies online. Through my own personal YouTube channel, I joyously serve over 35,000 subscribers and have amassed over 5 million views on my own videos. Video Marketing works!

Watch this short video to learn more about my personal story and how I built my thriving business! Also be sure to check out my thought leadership articles on Forbes, HuffingtonPost and Above the Law to learn how we implement what we do.


Our core values Leadership transformation , integrity, honesty, fairness, and fun!

Montina Young Portis

Founder & CEO

Montina is a pioneer in the fields of marketing innovation being the only minority woman in the space.  Her business background includes over 20+ years of business continuity planning including business impact analysis, risk evaluation and control, and corporate development. She has more than 5 million views on the number one video platform on the planet and runs an amazing organization that has pure passion for the people they serve.

Shan Thomas

​​VP of Strategy & Business Development

Stepping away from the daily grind of corporate leadership in 2010, Shan brings over 25+ years of business management, sales strategies, and corporate communications. Leveraging her powerful intuitive gifts and strategic abilities, Shan specializes in the energetics of leadership, practicality, and marketing activation. 


Creative, Hard Working, Professional, Reliable, Fun!

We are an experienced team who all bring unique skills to the production process.

Ulises Garcia

Chief Videographer

Cinnamon Murray

​​Lead Digital Account Manager


​​Junior Video Editor

Our team is committed to your success!