Billy Pittard

Billy Pittard

Chair, Department of Electronic Media Communication
Middle Tennessee State University


  • B.S., Mass Communication 1978


  • Over 200 television network brand identities including: ABC, CBS, and DirecTV; Pioneering work for revolutionary digital media platforms such as TiVo, AOL, and; Main titles for television and film including ER, Nature, The West Wing, and Groundhog Day.
  • 5 Emmy Awards, 16 Emmy nominations, over 900 other professional awards.
  • Documentary Producer, hundreds of hours of videos for software training and professional practices, over 30 documentary films.
  • Inventor: ZOOOOS Interactive Video System. received the highest rating ever given for DVD systems by ChildrenÂ�s Technology Review; 2007 iParenting Media Award; 2007 ParentÂ�s Choice Award.
  • Producer, algebraÂ�s cool: recognized as the Best Instructional Materials of 2004 by the Association of Educational Publishers; Best Educational Video of the last 25 years by the Telly Awards.

Inducted: 2000 | Media Arts