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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  • 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 …

  • From College Grad to S&O Intern—A Journal Entry by Evelyn

    Graduating from college can be a crazy experience. Initially, you can’t help but picture the moment when you will cross the stage. You end up spending all your time daydreaming and getting nothing done. (Yes, senioritis is a real thing!). …

  • I’m Just the Intern: That’s All I Know

    Hello. My name is Dillon (aka, the new intern). Today I want to encourage those looking to make the next or first step in their career to stop. Do NOT take the job! Take the internship. Sound crazy? Allow me …

  • Memorial Day – A Prayer and a Thankful Heart

    We’re all excited for the three-day weekend. Sleeping in on a Monday is appealing at any age. That’s fine and dandy, but before you Google search “what to do in San Antonio for Memorial Day weekend,” take a …