A Life of Courage, Loss and Perseverance

Josephine Nduta Kariuki and her husband sold off a business, packed their bags and family of three children and hopped onto a plane to go live the American dream. They decided to give it five years then come back home after their last born started college. As she narrates her journey through life, I am amazed at her resilience, strength and faith. Hers is a story of courage, hard work, loss and perseverance. She is a living testimony that nothing worthwhile really comes easy.

Josephine Nduta KariukiJosephine is the managing director and owner of Hotel Troy.  Situated in Karen just after the Brookhouse International School, the hotel offers accommodation and conference facilities. It caters mostly for business people, economy class tourists and locals. It is ideal for those who wish to escape the hustle and bustle of the city centre as the surrounding environment is quite serene.

I ask her why a hotel and not any other business. “I had worked in the hospitality industry for a long time. I thought it best to stick to something I knew.  Having worked at Mount Kenya Safari Club, the Intercontinental Hotel and Lillian Towers, Read On