RALEIGH, N.C. – Wake County Economic Development (WCED) (www.raleigh-wake.org) has announced the official release of its second video profile for “Raleigh-Wake County Business Feature,” a video series profiling locally-based companies that continue to grow and remain competitive during the nation’s current economic slowdown. The second profile features the Apex-based company Allied Automation, full-service automation group that offers a complete system integration of custom automation equipment from conceptualization through design and fabrication. As a center of technology, research and healthcare, Wake County has several resources desired by medical device companies. The Allied Automation video features commentary on the Triangle’s medical device industry, including interviews with Jeff Graham, company president, and Nathan Marshall, engineering manager, as well as Conni Tucker, assistant executive director for WCED. In the video, they address how the industry is faring in Wake County and what makes the region an attractive destination for not only medical device companies but also businesses in general.