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…

The Capital IDEA Opportunity

The Capital IDEA Opportunity is our latest video collaboration with Dennis Burnett Photo Video. Our goal was to create an explainer video that demonstrates the work of Capital IDEA in a 60 second video using real life examples of students, staff, employers and board members. Take a look!

Content for Latino Millennials at #FestivalPEOPLE

MRC was proud to partner with Mercury Mambo and work on the 2014 Festival PEOPLE en Español. We were tasked to develop content and programming that speaks to today’s Latino Millennials through celebrity panels and sessions that were provocative, bilingual & engaging. This included talk shows, a tribute to a Latin American icon, live performances and Q&A’s…

When it Comes to Ad Towns, Don’t Mess With Austin, Texas

Great to see all the media attention Austin is getting, especially when they mention independent agencies like MRC! Good story on the creative ad sector in Austin on AdAge. “Whatever hipster hub Portland, Ore., might claim, Austin, Texas, is the original “keep it weird” city. But like Portland, the city’s advertising and tech scene is…

What’s Next in Hispanic Marketing?

Find out at the Austin AdFed Hispanic Marketing Symposium, June 4 – Austin. These days it seems like everyone’s got Hispanics on the brain — whether it’s in consumer products, food, entertainment or politics — you can’t get too far without hearing how this growing demographic is important to you and the future of your…

MRC on NPR : ‘Hispanic’ Or ‘Latino’? Polls Say It Doesn’t Matter — Usually

In January, we spoke with NPR’s Code Switch on the age old question – Hispanic or Latino? We say it depends who you’re asking. Below is an excerpt from the story. “And there’s a local equivalent of that here in the U.S.: Marketing specialist Mando Rayo says he’s “part Mexican, part American, 100 percent Tejano!”…

EL HANGOUT ATX @ SXSW

Experience a common ground where Latino blogueros and influencers come together and revel in the mayhem of the SXSW Interactive Festival. The bloguero community has grown to become a loud and proud voice for Latinos on many issues and offer a unique perspective on the newest trends and inspirations. These Digitinos (Digital Latinos) have also…