Plus Ultra Strategies is an international consulting services (ISCS) company based in Austin, Texas providing a unique blend of professional services to governments, non-profits, and for-profit corporations including individual member organizations, trade associations, and foundations. It was founded in January 2013. After gaining experience at the national and international level, Plus Ultra Strategies aims to connect the world with the U.S. Hispanic community and vice versa.
Plus Ultra is Latin for “further beyond”. It was the personal motto of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, who was also Carlos I, the first Hapsburg King of Spain. Coinciding with the Age of Discovery, Plus Ultra inspired a people to also go beyond the known world to explore new possibilities and opportunities and in so doing laid the foundation of todayʼs increasingly interconnected and globalized society. We at Plus Ultra Strategies are committed to assisting you to go beyond your expectations and strategic needs by exploring together new possibilities of service and engagement with your clients, constituents, and other key stakeholders. We invite you to consider the possibility of truly fulfilling your organizationʼs mission and objectives by having our associates take you to a whole new level of impact and influence.
Octavio A. Hinojosa Mier is an accomplished non-profit executive who is also recognized for his vision and leadership in promoting the U.S. Hispanic community as a strategic partner for both domestic and international stakeholders. Octavio holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Latin American Studies from the University of Kansas and a Master of Public Administration degree from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, the nation’s top public affairs school. Bilingual in English and Spanish. He has a proven track-record in organization management, program development, and fundraising. Over seven years of Federal Government experience with the U.S. Department of State and U.S. House of Representatives. A strong team leader with a positive outlook on challenges, an excellent reputation for confidentiality, personal integrity, and work ethic. Effective decision-making and communication skills. Active non-profit board member of various local and national organizations.