Peter Lion was keen towards writing from a very early age. All through his growing up years within Connecticut he had been seen dabbling with poems as well as wrote a number of short stories. His talent in this discipline was additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to make a career of his passion for the words by means of first obtaining a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the television industry 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 tv channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this discipline snapped up this opportunity to acquire an entry and to generate a foothold in the news and tv industry.
He mastered the actual rules quickly, comprehending the particular technical issues of the workings of a television network as well as continued to be a part of the tv channel for over a period of two years.
Then he moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on a number of assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and 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 tiny tv channel start up.
He joined this particular team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the very first within the state. He grabbed this opportunity of presenting his talent and understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this understanding to create the actual 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 with this tv network, he milked the various areas of his talent and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back to Connecticut and grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s already been nominated many times for his contribution within the television industry. He received his very first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre and acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his second book. He is additionally a part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitarist