FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information contact:
Norman Leslie
National Hospitality Services, LLC
Phone: 701.281.7130
Email: nhleslie@nationalhospitality.biz

FARGO (December 29, 2015) — National Hospitality Services (NHS) announces the promotion of
Julie Brown to Vice President of Operations and Sales. She will oversee NHS’s extensive portfolio of full service, limited service and extended stay hotels. Brown is recognized for optimizing hotel financial performance and developing employee talent — building successful teams that drive each hotel’s success.

“The passion Julie brings to NHS every day for hospitality, our guests and our employees is inspiring,” says
Sarah Koustrup, Vice President of Human Resources. “Her extensive sales, revenue management and operations experience makes her stand out as an elite leader in the industry. We are excited to see the operations team grow under her leadership.”

Brown’s operations expertise has resulted in peak performance of NHS properties. She facilitates high-impact sales training and has a passion for motivating team members to achieve success.

Brown credits NHS for its “Culture of Performance,” and management tools that facilitate shared vision and teamwork among its employees. “We’re encouraged to grow and develop, and to take care of each other, as
we take care of guests,” she explains. “We’re in the hospitality business, and we remember that in everything we do.”

Brown joined NHS in 2005 as Director of Sales, Ramada Plaza and Suites of Fargo. Brown became General Manager of Staybridge Suites, Fargo in 2007, and advanced to Regional Director in 2012. She has served the hospitality industry since 1997 in various capacities, including Guest Services Manager, General Manager and Director of Sales for Iowa-based hotels. She earned AA in Fashion Merchandising from Lowthian College before joining the hospitality industry.

About National Hospitality Services, LLC.

NHS is headquartered in Fargo, ND and is a nationally recognized and award-winning company that manages hotels throughout the United States. NHS utilizes disciplined operating, financial, sales, and marketing strategies focused on maximizing the potential of each hotel it manages. NHS manages full service, extended stays and limited service hotels throughout the United States.

Contact: Norman Leslie, National Hospitality Services, LLC. 701.281.7130, nhleslie@nationalhospitality.biz

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