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James George Stewart Edit Profile

director , producer , video executive

James George Stewart, American producer, director, video executive. Recipient regional Emmy nomination Academy television Arts and Sciences, 1976, national Emmy nomination National Academy television Arts and Sciences, 1977, Hartford Advertising Federation award, 1977, 78.

Background

Stewart, James George was born on October 19, 1937 in New York City. Son of George I. and Margaret (Milo) Stewart.

Education

Student, Radio Corporation of America Institute, New York City, 1963. Student, University Maryland, 1958.

Career

With advertising department Pabst Brewing Company, Newark, 1958-1962. Lighting technician Shelle Productions, New York City, 1962-1963. Studio technician Station WTIC-television, Hartford, Connecticut, 1963-1966, producer, director, 1966-1974.

Production manager Station WFSB-television, 1974-1977, executive producer, 1978-1981. Senior unit manager NBC, New York City, 1977. Freelance producer, director Entertainment and Sports Programming Network Network, Bristol, Connecticut, since 1979.

Director Cigna Creative Services, Cigna Corporation, Hartford, since 1981, Station WTIC News at 10, 1989-1996. Sports announcer CRIS Radio, Hardford, since 1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Lighting technician: (television show) Naked City, 1962-1963. Producer, director: Doubleplay Game Show (Regional Emmy award nomination 1976), National Collegiate Athletic Association Baseball, Basketball, Hockey, Soccer, Football telecasts, since 1971, National Hockey League Hockey telecasts, since 1971, various news, special events telecasts, Connecticut, 1967-1981. Director: (television series) Marlo and the Magic Movie Machine, 1976-1980 (Emmy award nomination 1977, 78), Captain Bob, 1970-1974, (television special) Kitty Hawk to the Stars.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1955-1958. Member International television Association, Air Force Association, Communications Media Managers Association, Connecticut Radio Information Service, Communications Media Managers Association, Society of Strategic Air Command.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, sports, music.

Connections

Married Linda Tower, July 12, 1980.

father:
George I. Stewart

mother:
Margaret (Milo) Stewart

spouse:
Linda Tower