Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing from a really early age. During his growing upward years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poems as well as authored a number of short tales. His talent within this field was additionally honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to make a career of his enthusiasm for the words by means of first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his very first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the tv industry also just before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this field grabbed this opportunity to acquire an access as well as to generate a foothold in the news and television industry.
He mastered the actual ropes quickly, understanding the technical issues of the workings of the television network as well as remained part of the channel for more than a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a tiny television station start-up.
He joined up with this particular team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the very first in the state. He snapped up the chance of showcasing his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this knowledge to build the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV after finishing two years in this start up. During his stint with this tv network, he exploited the various facets of his expertise and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back to Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as being a Director. His primary show however, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He got his very first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre as well as received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently working on his second book. He is also part of a music group which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitarist