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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  • Core Value Share – Deliver Happiness by Any Means Necessary

    Hey guys! I haven’t written one of these bad boys in a very long time, so I figured I’d share my thoughts again. Instead of the regular public relations blog topic I have typically written in the past, I want …

  • “Jack of All Trades, Master of…”

    You know the saying that goes “jack of all trades, master of none?” Well, allow me to say that in the duration of my internship with Sammis & Ochoa, that saying has lost all validity. Allow me to elaborate.

    But …

  • An Old Lady’s View on Snapchat

    So, maybe 33 isn’t that old (actually, I’m sure it’s not), but I was certainly not an early adopter of Snapchat. I’m not an avid Selfie-taker, either, so I haven’t quite gotten into the personal use of it, but MAN …

  • First Steps Post-Graduation

    Post-college graduation freak out is a very real and scary thing. I personally felt this immense weight fall on me the second I sat down after walking the stage at the December commencement ceremony. I had just graduated with a …

  • Goodbye, But Not Forever

    I’m moving from an office overflowing with love, intelligence and care to work in an office by myself on the opposite side of I-10. I’m leaving teammates that I’ve formed everlasting bonds with to start in a new office with …

  • Holiday Recipes from the S&O Office

    Tis’ the season to stuff our faces with holiday treats! This past week at the S&O office, we have been munching on so many sweets like cookies, candy, peppermint bark, chocolate, and more chocolate.   Oh! Did I mention chocolate?

    Since …

  • My Fourth Job

    They say the average person holds 15 – 20 jobs in their lifetime. After spending my late teens and early 20s at places such as Lifetime Fitness, Texas Roadhouse and Victoria’s Secret, I stumbled across the greatest (and first) internship …

  • Sculpting My Future – A Journal Entry by Amanda

    I look around the grey room with a blue accent wall and am immediately intimidated. Everyone is very friendly and I know that if I have any questions, I could easily ask any one of them for advice. So why …

  • Coworkers Who Play Together, Stay (& Work Better) Together

    Before writing any blog or article, I like to research no matter what the topic is. I have my own thoughts and opinions of course, but I always feel better about putting something on the internet when I know those …

  • The Genius Behind Ben & Jerry’s Texas Churned Campaign

    As a lifetime resident of the greatest state in the Union, I too mourned the loss of our precious Blue Bell Ice Cream after the Listeria contamination. It’s been about six months since the recall, and I still haven’t whet …