Mario Ochoa and Tanya Sammis

Mario Ochoa and Tanya Sammis are the co-owners of Sammis & Ochoa, a San Antonio-based public relations agency. Here, along with the rest of the Sammis & Ochoa team, Mario and Tanya will share their bright ideas on the world of PR, business and marketing.

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  • Tell Your Story to the World

    Every business, corporation and non-profit has a unique story to tell. Every coffee shop has more to it than just selling coffee. Every shoemaker was a child and every business owner had a dream. Behind the logos and slogans, there



  • Show Some PR Love This Valentine’s Day

    Valentine’s Day – it’s that one holiday that everyone seems to either love or hate. Whether it’s your favorite time of year or a holiday you wish were banned, if you’re a business owner, it’s a day that offers marketing …



  • Have A Little Faith

    “Know that wisdom is such to your soul; if you find it, there will be a future, and your hope will not be cut off.” Proverbs 24:14

    I grew up in a small, yet booming boarder town in Laredo, Texas. …



  • The Pathway to Greatness

    I’ve always loved San Antonio. My family and I used to vacation here every February and some summers. Being from a small valley town (7.6 square miles in size to be exact), I loved waiting for the “little man” to …



  • 18403 Blanco Road

    Whole Foods

    I’ve never hidden my love for Whole Foods. There’s a reason that I go there every day.

    I know the place has its critics. I know people complain about the price. I’ve heard people mock the organic, “hipster”-sounding ingredients …



  • Why You Should Use Reddit for Your Business

    If you don’t know by now, Reddit is a social content-sharing website that consists of popular links, thumbnail images, and a user policy that allows anonymity and free speech. It allows users to discuss and vote on other users’ content …



  • Why You Should Be Funny on Social Media

    There are many elements that increase a company’s followability on social media platforms.  Updates about your business’ latest news, upcoming events, new hires and promotions are all good factors to keep your audience informed, however; humor has been proven the …



  • A Logo Is Worth A Thousand Words

    For the first time in 18 years, Yahoo, one of the most popular web portal search engines, made a bold move to change their logo. Yahoo’s iconic “Y” is now slightly shifted to a new look, font and color, following …



  • Do you really think you can do better on your own?

    “Do you really think you can do better on your own?”

    I was asked this question about three years and seven months ago in reference to building a business. My response was this, “I can only try.” My response over …



  • Tips on Running a Business Meeting


    When you hear the word “meeting,” at work, you or your employees might think of it as an energy-sucking, mandatory, boring meeting to discuss a few important ideas for your business. Meetings don’t always have to be like this. In …