Patillo’s Bar-B-Q

Early this summer, the MRC create team traveled to Beaumont, Texas in search of barbecue & beef links. We met Mr. Robert Patillo, a fourth generation pit master and owner of Patillo’s Bar-B-Q, the oldest Black-owned barbecue joint in Texas, since 1912. We believe it is important to tell stories that are part of Texas…

Nobody CAN like a Mexican

By now, some of you may have huuurd about our taco beer – Revolución Saison Ale, a collab with Independence Brewing. Yeah, we’re taking the tacos to a whole ‘nother level ya’ll! We had a big blow out pari at IndyBrewing with all the tacos, we introduced it to SA and guess what? They like…

Texas Traditions: Tamales

Tamales are part of Texas culture and tradition. In our newest video with the creative team,  Dennis Burnett & co. and for our client BEEF Loving Texans, we explore a Tamalada in San Antonio with the Tamales Queen of Texas, Ellen Riojas Clark, Ph.D. Enjoy and may this story warm up your holidays!

Taco World Premiere: The Tacos of Texas Trailer

Last year we started the “taco research,” yeah we went to 10 cities in Texas to uncover the best tacos in the Lonestar State which is basically like half of America. We traveled over 7,000 miles, covered 10 cities, interviewed over 100 people and at 500 tacos. Oh yeah and we filmed it too thanks…

TNP: This is our Manifesto!

  Since 2000, Mando Rayo has been developing a project to address the leadership gap between Latinos, African-Americans and Asians and mainstream nonprofit boards. Concurrently, GivingCity has been promoting social innovators of color through a regular feature called the New Philanthropists. In the fall of 2014, GivingCity Austin and Mando Rayo + Collective formed a…

People to follow at Blogging While Brown 2015

We’re at Blogging While Brown Conference in Austin this weekend, building community and relationships with bloggers of color. With a focus on tech, and lack of diversity in most tech conferences, #BWBATX truly is diverse, inclusive and refreshing. Here’s more about the conference… “Blogging While Brown is one of the greatest gatherings of Black intergenerational…