For more information contact:

Norman Leslie, President

National Hospitality Services

Phone: 701.281.7130

Email: [email protected]


Fargo, ND (April 2017) – National Hospitality Services (NHS, LLC) has been selected as the professional hotel management company for the Holiday Inn Express by IHG® of Southeast Indianapolis, Indiana. NHS, provides Human Resources, Sales and Marketing, Revenue Management Services, and its proprietary OnTrac™ accounting system for 23 full service, extended stay and limited service hotels nationwide.

The four story, 89 room Holiday Inn Express property was built in 2008 and is filled with unique characteristics including having only king size beds throughout the entire hotel. It features a complimentary full breakfast, an extensive 24-hour fitness center, heated indoor pool and indoor whirlpool. Located near downtown this property stands on the Indianapolis beltway (I-465) & is conveniently located within 18 miles of four major airports.

NHS President Norm Leslie said, “the property will have a $2.3 million refresh opportunity that will focus on high-touch customer-centric guestroom refurbishments along with minor common are upgrades to meet IHG’s new Holiday Inn Express brand standard “Formula Blue: Smart Design for Smart Travel.”” Formula Blue’s fresh, contemporary guest rooms will feature neutral colors, interesting textural combinations, inviting and functional lighting.

This is NHS’s first hotel in the Indianapolis market, Sarah Koustrup, NHS Executive Vice President said, “We are excited to work in the market. Indianapolis is an ideal place for travelers with an excellent blend of leisure and business travelers visiting the community every day.”

NHS will coach and train the existing hotel staff, where several employees have been at the hotel since it opened 9 years ago; NHS has a proven history of improving hotel performance through targeted sales and marketing, proprietary tools and efficient processes.

Holiday Inn Express is an IHG® (Inter-Continental Hotels Group) hotel. Guests can take advantage of IHG® Rewards Club – the world’s largest loyalty program – which offers innovative, relevant and rewarding experiences for global travelers.

About International Hotels Group IHG (InterContinental® Hotels Group) is a global organization with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN™ Hotels, Holiday Inn® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Express®, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®. Contact: Cristi Lott, CHA | IHG | 720.371.9713 | [email protected]

About National Hospitality Services

NHS, LLC is headquartered in Fargo, ND and is a nationally recognized and an 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 stay and limited service hotels throughout the United States.

Contact: Norman Leslie | National Hospitality Services | 701.281.7130 | [email protected]