Providing Support Services to Minority and Women Owned Businesses - WBEs, MBEs & DBEs


We help certified businesses stand out from the crowd.

Certifications may help businesses gain exposure to additional opportunities and contacts, and  certain government and/or corporate contracts that need to meet requirements and goals for diverse business owner participation.

Business, as usual, is never again going to be business as usual in the post-Coronavirus world.

We help minority, women, diverse and veteran owned businesses learn how to get certified, leverage certifications and much more.

CIA Media Group is an award-winning digital transformation strategy agency founded in 2013. 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.

Our small business support services are provided to improve and maintain the business capabilities of small, minority, woman and diverse businesses and to assist them to be more competitive in their work on DOT and FAA assisted projects.



With over 1 billion unique users visits & more than 6 billion hours of videos being watched monthly online, you now have a chance to take your company to the next level by using video to educate, inform and connect with prospective clients.

With today’s tools and advanced technologies, your website should display your company’s certifications, capabilities, professionalism and credibility. Our websites are designed to clarify your message so prospective clients will listen.

Your digital marketing strategy is the series of actions that help you achieve your company’s goals through carefully selected online and offline marketing opportunities.  Your overall digital marketing strategy needs a larger goal attached to it .

The purpose of our FastTrack programs are to share information about Certification and how to leverage it, Capital and how to access it, Credit and how to get it from a business perspective Contracts and Compliance all from a DBE/MBE/WBE/SBE business perspective. This program is about seeing certified businesses through to success.

The type of certification you seek depends on the programs you’d like to participate in. The Federal Government, state and local agencies, and private sectors all have different types of certifications.  While there’s some overlap between them,  you’ll want to understand the differences, which we’ll review together. We do not assist with applications.

Social media marketing should complement your business development efforts. In this day and age, if you don’t have a social media strategy in place to scale, you have a social media strategy in place to fail.  Social media is an effective form of marketing for a variety of reasons.

The easiest and fastest way to create and grow your authority and “celebrity status” is with Local ABC NBC CBS & FOX TV News and Talk show interviews.

You will learn how to appear "famous" to your audience and win more business.

To help provide a level playing field for small businesses owned by socially and economically disadvantaged people or entities, the government limits competition for certain contracts to businesses that participate in the 8(a) Business Development program.

It's time to put those marketing dollars to work.


Montina is a real person with extensive experience in her field. She answered all my questions in full detail and set me on the right path. I’m glad I made the call and I will be in contact with her regarding other business matters. Highly recommended.

Prince Mbadiwe

I have followed Montina Young for years learning and growing from her expert business advice and gleaning for the gems she has laid down. Our discussion leads me to not only possible avenues to obtaining funding but new ideas on streamlining my product. Everyone will benefit from making an appointment for a business call. She is awesome!

Dalis Wilson

The call I had with Montina was priceless. I definitely benefited from her wealth of knowledge and professionalism. The advice she provided was full of actionable steps that provided a real time roadmap for me to leave the call and take immediate action that I know will be beneficial for my business. I’m convinced it would have taken me weeks to navigate through things Montina walked me through in 30 minutes. I’m forever grateful.

"Stacey McSwine"

I had a wonderful conversation with Montina. She listened, provided realistic recommendations, shared a plethora of resources, and was open to sharing her experiences. I also admire her passion to see you succeed. I look forward to working with Montina as I grow my business.

"Althea Gauvin"

Montina’s insight is priceless! If you’re a new business owner trying to navigate uncharted waters or a seasoned owner with a wealth of experience. Her advice is clear, concise, and informative to taking your business to the next level.

She’s the real deal. Her information is so beneficial, you can apply it to your venture immediately after the call.

“ Ashley Brice ”

I admire Montina passion to see you win. She shared some very important information. She listened and shared her success. She is real and ready to help.

“Kimberly McGruder”