Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing from a really early age. During his developing up years in Connecticut he was observed dabbling with poetry as well as authored a number of short tales. His talent within this field was additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his enthusiasm for the words by initially obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his very first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television industry even just before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel was an affiliate of the ABC network and had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience in this field grabbed this chance to gain an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the actual ropes quickly, understanding the particular technicalities of the operation of a tv network as well as remained part of this channel for more than a period of two years.
He then relocated to Boston and also started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as part of a small tv station start-up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the very first in the state. He snapped up this opportunity of presenting his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working with several accomplished directors. He used this knowledge to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV right after completing two years in this start-up. In his stint with this tv network, he exploited the many areas of his expertise and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position within the organization as a Director. His main show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He got his first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently working on his next book. He is also part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer and guitarist