Peter Lion had been inclined in the direction of writing from a very early age. All through his growing upward years in Connecticut he was observed dabbling with poetry and also authored numerous short stories. His skill within this field was further perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by means of first obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine article within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television business also 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 was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience within this discipline grabbed this particular opportunity to acquire an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and television industry.
He mastered the actual ropes swiftly, understanding the particular technicalities on the operation of the tv network as well as continued to be part of the tv channel for more than a period of 2 years.
He then moved to Boston and also started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on several projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be within television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a tiny tv 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 be the first within the state. He snapped up the opportunity of showcasing his talent and understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to create the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV right after completing two years with this start up. During his stint in this tv network, he exploited the many areas of his expertise and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back in Connecticut and became a part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as being a Director. His main show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s been nominated frequently for his contribution within the television industry. He got his very first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his next book. He is also a part of a music group which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer as well as guitarist