Hotel News Now editors asked brand executives, hotel owners and hotel managers at the recent Americas Lodging Investment Summit to answer the question: “What is the new normal for your business?” Geoff Ballotti, president and CEO of Wyndham Hotel Group: “I think what it means is there has never been a period in this industry where all of the (key performance indicators) have been more stable and have been more positive than they are today from a stability standpoint. … October was the first month in the last three years where new construction starts, according to STR last week, were actually lower than they were in the months prior, year on year. What that means is, the outlook in terms of the new normal could not be more optimistic than it is today.” Get the full story at Hotel News Now