Co-founder and Executive Producer, Portal A
Nate Houghteling is Co-founder and Executive Producer at Portal A, an award-winning content agency that creates breakthrough Original and Branded entertainment for a new generation; from large scale film productions to premium branded content, celebrity-led shows and channels, and experimental, boundary-pushing originals.
Houghteling is responsible for Portal A’s slate of Originals, overseeing its series in development at emerging platforms like YouTube Originals, and Quibi as well as its partnerships with celebrity talent, such as Stephen Curry, Adam Rippon, and more. Before Portal A, Nate worked at News Corporation in New York.
Portal A is an independently owned, award-winning content agency with a team of 50 based in its San Francisco and Los Angeles offices. Portal A works with top global brands such as Clorox, YouTube, Amazon, Google, Lyft, and Lenovo and develops original series and films for streaming networks. Portal A’s work has been viewed over 1 billion times and was named Digiday’s Best Video Agency in 2019 and Content Agency in 2018.
Nate grew up in Oakland, CA, and is an alumnus of Harvard University.