Raleigh, NC, December 18, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Ken Atkins, executive director of Wake County Economic Development (www.raleigh-wake.org), has announced the launch of a new video series on why Wake County is a great place to live and work. The video series will feature testimonials from a number of local leaders offering first-hand accounts of why people love living and doing business in Wake County from those who know best – actual residents and business leaders. The first video will feature Chip Bullock, CEO of CC Intelligent Solutions, a Raleigh-based IT solutions company that works primarily with defense, national security and eGovernment sectors. The video series is available for download at the WCED Web site, www.raleigh-wake.org. General announcements will alert the media and public when new videos become available.
“We are excited to launch this video testimonial series,” Atkins said. “Wake County is an incredible place to call home as well as do business, and these testimonials will showcase the numerous reasons why people enjoy living in the Triangle.”
New Media Content:
Ken Atkins’ Twitter account
Raleigh-Wake County Business Showcase Videos
- The new video testimonials represent one of many social media and new media projects planned or currently underway for WCED. The organization hosts a blog on its Web site, as well as a section for online news, audio podcasts and its “Raleigh-Wake County Business Showcase” video series.
About Wake County Economic Development:
Wake County Economic Development (WCED), a program of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, is the primary economic development organization for Wake County and its 12 municipalities. WCED hosts clients evaluating Wake County for possible facility locations each year and facilitates dozens of corporate expansions, resulting in new jobs and capital investment for Raleigh and Wake County. Services available to companies that are considering relocating or expanding in Wake County include economic and demographic research, site and building inventory searches, visitation itineraries, community tours, corporate executive and employee briefings, employee relocation assistance, and post-relocation services. In both 2002 and 2003, Site Selection magazine recognized WCED as one of the top ten economic development organizations in the United States. For more information about WCED, please visit www.raleigh-wake.org.
About CC Intelligent Solutions, Inc.:
CC Intelligent Solutions is an IT solutions provider specializing in the Federal and State government spaces. CCIS’ award winning solutions have helped save lives in Iraq and Afghanistan and helped save tax dollars at home. CCIS solutions are built using a 360° approach which maximizes user adoption and client value. Founded in Raleigh, N.C., in 2001, CCIS has 40 employees, primarily located in their Raleigh development center, but with a history of deploying forward and writing software “in the foxhole.” For more information, visit www.ccis-inc.com.
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