Peter Lion was keen in the direction of writing from a really early age. All through his developing upward years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poetry as well as wrote numerous short tales. His talent in this field was additionally perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession of his enthusiasm for the words by means of initially obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television industry even before he had finished his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this discipline snapped up this chance to acquire an access and to create a foothold within the news and television sector.
He learned the actual rules quickly, understanding the particular technical issues on the operation of a tv network and continued to be part of the channel for more than a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of assignments, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be within television and also his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as a part of a small television station start up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the very first within the state. He grabbed this chance of showcasing his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this kind of understanding to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV after finishing two years with this start-up. In his stint in this tv network, he exploited the many areas of his expertise and functioned as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back in Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position within the organization as a Director. His primary show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s already been nominated many times 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.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is currently working on his next book. He is also a part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitar player