DATE: January 14, 2014

MEDIA CONTACT: Brenda Warren

National Hospitality Services
[email protected]

Local Human Resources Director Featured In National Publication

FARGO, N.D., – January 14, 2014. HR Magazine, published by the Society for Human Resource Management featured National Hospitality Services’, Director of Human Resources, Sarah Koustrup in their cover story, The Joy of Working in HR.

The January 2014 Edition of HR MAGAZINE highlights what human resource professionals love most about their job. Written by Adrienne Fox, Sarah Koustrup was interviewed for the story. “Sarah Koustrup, director of human resources at National Hospitality Services LLC in Fargo, N.D., attributes the rise in the importance of healthcare benefits to HR professionals, to their understanding of the changes taking place in that area. “As HR people, we are in deep with healthcare reform,” she says. “When we hear numbers of how much it costs for individuals, we appreciate what our company offers.”

Koustrup has worked for National Hospitality Services for over a year. NHS owns and manages 14 hotels across the country. Koustrup is further quoted regarding NHS as being “impressed by the CEO’s ability to articulate the connection between treating employees well and great customer service.” Koustrup reports directly to Norm Leslie, CEO of NHS.

The article can be found online at

NHS is headquartered in Fargo, ND and is a nationally recognized and award winning lodging company that operates hotels throughout the United States. NHS utilizes inventive operating, financial, sales, and marketing strategies increasing the potential of each lodging property. NHS manages both full service and limited service hotels. For more information contact: Brenda Warren at [email protected].