Global anilox roll supplier Harper Corporation is proud to announce that Ronald "Lee" Harper Kluttz has been promoted to Vice President of Operations. The grandson of company founders, Ron and Katherine Harper, Kluttz is the son of Harper President Margie Kluttz. He has worked for Harper Corporation of America for 20 years, since 1991, serving as an important part of the professional team.
"My passion, vision, goal, and focus are to
continue to build on the well deserved legacy of the Harper name,"
comments Kluttz. "We will stay focused on the ideals of the founders, Ron
and Katherine Harper, by continuing to supply leading products and quality
services to our customers and the industry."
When he first began his career at Harper
Corporation, Kluttz worked in the Cleaner Hands division. He has since been a
part of several other departments and held a variety of positions, including
blast operator, member of Harper GraphicSolutions™, plant supervisor, customer
service manager, plant manager, and Vice President of Manufacturing Operations.
In his new position, Kluttz will be responsible for the daily operations of Harper
Corporation in both Green Bay, WI, and Charlotte, NC.
Harper Corporation of America is a leader in the
flexographic industry, as it produces and restores more anilox rolls than any
other company. Through this promotion, Kluttz will further contribute to the
success of the company while expanding its capabilities. He has already
participated in Harper Corporation's ground-breaking use of lasers during the
production of anilox rolls, and will be an important figure as the company
continues to create innovative, green products.