Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing from a really early age. All through his developing upward years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poems and also authored a number of short stories. His skill in this field had been further perfected 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 profession involving 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 within the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television industry also just before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this discipline grabbed this particular chance to gain an access as well as to generate a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He mastered the ropes quickly, understanding the technicalities of the workings of the television network and continued to be a part of this channel for over a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and also began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a small tv station start-up.
He joined this team as being a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first in the state. He grabbed this chance of presenting his expertise and knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this understanding to build the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV after finishing 2 years in this start up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the many facets of his talent and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back in Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has been nominated frequently for his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre as well as received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is additionally part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitar player