Peter Lion was keen towards writing at a very early age. During his developing up years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poems and also wrote numerous short stories. His talent in this discipline had been additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started adding to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession involving his enthusiasm for the words by initially getting a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television business even before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience in this discipline grabbed this opportunity to gain an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He mastered the ropes swiftly, comprehending the technicalities of the operation of a tv network as well as continued to be part of this tv channel for more than a period of two years.
Then he relocated to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his key one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be within television and his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a tiny television station start up.
He joined up with this particular team as being a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the first within the state. He grabbed this opportunity of presenting his talent and knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV after completing 2 years in this start up. During his stint in this television network, he milked the various areas of his expertise and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back in Connecticut and also became part of ESPN sports network. Still a 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 corporation as a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre as well as acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is also a part of a music group that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer and guitar player