James graduated from James Madison University in Virginia, with a B.B.A.
He started at Fox News Channel in 2004 working on Paintbox, developing daily still graphics. After training on both the Flint and Viz systems he learned the art of animation and was soon dedicated entirely to the Viz. As part of a small team, James was involved in the designing and implementing of Fox News Channel’s Viz launch and eventual network wide rollout. In addition to design, he specializes in transition logic, action scripting and template building.