The Wrap: Countdown of the top 10 business stories of the year (No. 5) (Video)

For this special year-end edition of The Wrap, we are counting down the top 10 business stories of the year, and revealing them one day at a time.

We’re half way there! In today’s installment, Editor Doug Buchanan and I roll out No. 5 – The downtown Hilton expansion.

The project, which is estimated to cost $190 to $200 million, calls for about 460,000 square feet, which would bring the Hilton Columbus Downtown on both sides of High Street to 858,000 square feet and exactly 1,000 rooms. The…