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Live blog: On property at Hilton Columbus
December 18 2012

For a look behind the scenes of operating a convention hotel, follow’s Stephanie Wharton's live blog as she shadows the hotel's GM.

COLUMBUS—After receiving an invitation to check out the recently opened Hilton Columbus Downtown, graciously accepted. Reporter Stephanie Wharton will spend Monday and Tuesday touring the property, which opened in October, and shadowing some of its employees. She also will have the privilege of interviewing Christian Coffin, GM of the 532-room property, and sitting in on some staff meetings.

Wharton plans to return with great behind-the-scenes content for readers about what it takes to operate such a large property on a day-to-day basis. For now, follow Wharton’s trip live via Twitter, which will be streamed below.



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