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!

TEXAS TRADITIONS: TACOS

It’s great to work on projects that showcase Texas culture with our client, BEEF Loving Texans in partnership with our film & video guru, Dennis Burnett. We hope it makes you hungry! TEXAS TRADITIONS: TACOS Tex-Mex, beef and tacos. That’s the daily meal for people across Texas, especially from Brownsville to San Antonio and Austin…

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…

Creating An Inclusive Austin with The New Philanthropists

Diversity of nonprofit boards matters. It matters because nonprofits are organizations invested in and accountable to the community, and nonprofit leaders should reflect the demographics of the people they serve. If nonprofits are going to stay relevant, effective and responsive to the needs of the communities they serve, than nonprofit boards must make diversity a…

THE DIGI-DIVIDE AT SXSW 2014 STUDY RELEASED

The intersection of tech + Latinos is where our passion lies and where we see tremendous opportunities for growth and what better place to capture this experience than SXSW. It is for these reasons that earlier this year, we commissioned a study on the Latino experience at the SXSW Interactive Festival. Today, we’re proud to…

In the Driver’s Seat

Whether you’re going to work or hanging out with family and friends in Austin, Texas the commute is getting increasingly difficult and now more than ever public transportation is on the rise. With a growing city, Capital Metro has made it their mission to relieve this stress and much of that is owed to the…

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!”…