Milan Media Group

Rivi C.J., Founder & Lead Publicist

When you’re ready to take your brand to the next level, you need an ambitious leader who knows what it takes to get game-changing results. Rivi is the Lead Publicist and Owner of the renowned public relations agency, Milan Media Group. As a trusted resource to several nationally recognized companies, Rivi knows how to get your business the exposure that you’ve been dreaming of to propel your brand’s future.

While she was born and raised in Detroit, Rivi planted her boutique public relations company in Metro DC in 2014. She holds a Master’s degree in Communications (PR) from Drexel University, as well as a certification in Video Broadcasting from Specs Howard School of Media Arts. Along with her extensive education, Rivi brings more than a decade of real-world experience as a successful Publicist.

Her tenacious spirit and innovative ideas are what truly set her services apart from the rest. With a revolutionary approach to PR for clients across the country, Rivi is continually finding new ways to shake up the industry and land her clients the media attention they deserve. From Essence to Glamour, Elle, Allure, and Harper’s Bazaar; under Rivi’s leadership, Milan Media Group has secured press coverage from these outlets and many more.

This resourceful force of a Publicist has executed campaigns for the likes of Black Girl Sunscreen, Curls Dynasty, Taliah Waajid, The Hair Diagram, and The Doux. Her outgoing spirit and wealth of knowledge were also instrumental in the growth and exposure of the multi-million-dollar brand Mielle Organics while representing them from 2014-2020.

When she’s not transforming the way brands deliver their message, Rivi is a loving mother, fashion expert, beauty guru, art aficionado, sports fan, and travel junkie. You can often find this outgoing and curious woman out exploring new places and enjoying the finest wines the world has to offer.

If you’re searching for someone who has professional expertise and a personal passion for seeing her clients grow, Rivi is the ideal partner to work alongside. She thrives when her clients win, and she will do whatever it takes to get there together.

Lani Sanchez, Social Media Manager

Lani Sanchez, our remarkable Social Media Manager, possesses an exceptional talent for crafting visually stunning social media pages and is proficient in utilizing tools like Canva and other image applications. As the owner of Posh Pages social media, Lani collaborates with diverse brands, ensuring their image is stylishly and consistently portrayed across platforms.

Within Milan Media Group, Lani plays a pivotal role in maintaining our Instagram presence, identifying emerging social media trends, and scouting influencers. Her unwavering passion for social media and aesthetics significantly contributes to shaping MMG’s image. With a fervent interest in beauty, fashion, and lifestyle, Lani brings forth a continuous stream of fresh and imaginative ideas.

As the sole Gen Z representative on our team, Lani adeptly keeps the entire staff abreast of the latest developments and preferences in the digital landscape. Her unique perspective and dedication to staying informed are invaluable assets to our organization, ensuring that we remain at the forefront of social media innovation.

Lani’s commitment to excellence and her ability to infuse creativity into our digital presence are truly commendable, making her an indispensable member of the Milan Media Group team.