Peter Lion had been keen towards writing from a really early age. During his developing up years in Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poems and also authored numerous short tales. His skill within this field had been additionally honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to create a career involving his passion for the words and phrases by means of initially getting a degree in Journalism from 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 embarked into the tv business even before he had finished his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this discipline snapped up this opportunity to gain an access and to create a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He learned the actual ropes swiftly, understanding the technicalities of the workings of the television network and remained part of this tv channel for over a period of two years.
Then he relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his key one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be in television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as a part of a small television channel start-up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first in the state. He grabbed the chance of presenting his talent as well as understanding as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this knowledge to build the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV right after completing 2 years in this start up. During his stint in this tv network, he milked the various facets of his talent as well as functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back in Connecticut and became part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as a Director. His primary show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has already been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He got his very first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre as well as acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently working on his next book. He is additionally part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer and guitar player