Travis Montaque

Co-Founder & CEO

Travis Montaque is a serial entrepreneur that believes in building businesses in the context of his values. He is the co-founder and CEO of Group Black, the largest Black-owned media collective and accelerator focused on dramatically transforming the face of media ownership and investment. He is also the founder and CEO of Holler Studios, a full-service animation production studio and creative agency. Most recently, he launched and founded Crater, a first-of-its-kind creator network that accelerates next-wave culture. As an industry leader laser-focused on nextgen tech, media, and DEI; Montaque has been recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30, Adweek’s Media Executive of the Year, Entrepreneur Magazine’s Most Daring Entrepreneurs, CSQ NextGen 10, and led Holler to place on Fast Company’s 2020 Most Innovative Companies List and Group Black to Fast Company’s 2023 Most Innovative Companies.

our leadership team

Co-Founder & CEO
Co-Founder & Chairman
Bonin Bough
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer