CHARLOTTE, NC: Global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation is happy to announce that Alexander James has been promoted to the position of director of Harper GraphicSolutions. The promotion, which was effective Jan. 1, 2012, makes James responsible for the strategic and technical direction of the Harper GraphicSolutions division. This division of Harper Corporation provides customers with technical solutions, tools, systems, and training. Through his work, James will uphold the mission "to improve plant efficiency, overcome any print limitations, expand market reach, and increase the quality and profitability of our customer's work." Within his new position, James will continue to provide technical support to Latin America and will facilitate the communication between the GraphicSolutions team and international partners. He will also communicate directly with key accounts.James has been a part of the Harper family for more than eight years and has worked in the graphics communication industry for 20+ years. A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Asheville, James also has a master's degree from Clemson University's Graphic Communications program.