Category Archives: Voices

Celebrating 18 Years in Business with VOTO18

As founder of MarketVision, a culture-inspired marketing agency, I’m proud to announce that we are celebrating our 18th birthday. As a woman of Mexican heritage reflecting on her career path, I realize that had I lived at another time or in another country, I might not have had the opportunity to own a business. My …Continue reading »

Culture. Inspired. Kitchens! Latina Foodies You Should Know

Latin culture is full of an array of colorful traditions, and flavor… lots and lots of flavor. On this edition of the #FollowFriday blog series, we indulge in all the guilty pleasures of our favorite Latina foodies — just in time to impress your family and friends with festive holiday treats and feasts.   Bren …Continue reading »

Marketing agency reflections: Where does time go?

Where does time go… and when will things change? Sixteen years ago I retired from Corporate America, not knowing what life would be like without devoting my days to marketing the most renowned trademark in the world, Coca-Cola.  Coming back home to San Antonio gave me time to reflect on the next chapter of my life. …Continue reading »

Crossing Musical Borders

“Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything.” – Plato             Music is driven by emotion, and emotions do not recognize boundaries – or borders. You can be in San Antonio, Texas, listening to a …Continue reading »

Latina Voices: Stop the Stereotypes

Sofía Vergara spins. Mariachi Barbie sings – at least in little girls’ minds. Are the two images related? Maybe you believe, as many do, that Sofía Vergara’s spinning segment on the dais at the Emmys this year was sexist and denigrating, or maybe you share her view that the stunt was an attempt to show …Continue reading »