Mr. J. Hans Strasser
1314 South King Street, Suite 1261
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814-1947
J. Hans Strasser is a native of Austria and an internationally acclaimed
Hotelier. After an early career at Hilton Hotels in Europe and in the United
States, he moved with his family to Hawaii in 1970. While Executive Vice
President at the Colony Surf Hotel and Michel’s restaurant, he was appointed
in 1976 to be the first Honorary Austrian Consul General to Hawaii. In May of
1983, Mr. Strasser established the hotel marketing company, “Hotelmark
Corporation” in Honolulu, which he guided as its Chairman and President.
This innovative company grew over the following 30 years to a highly
respected and most successful global hotel marketing enterprise with over
After 38 years Hans Strasser retired as Honorary Consul General from his
position of representing the country of his birth (Austria) in the country of
his choice (USA) in December 2014.
*The President of Austria has conferred to Honorary Consul General
Strasser “The Big Order of Merit of the Republic” (Austria’s highest award
to be bestowed on a civilian Austrian citizen).