Peter Lion was keen towards writing at a really early age. All through his growing upward years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poems and also wrote a number of short tales. His talent in this discipline was further perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to make a profession of his passion for the words and phrases by means of first 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 ventured in to the television industry also just before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and also was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this discipline snapped up this opportunity to gain an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He mastered the actual rules quickly, comprehending the technicalities on the workings of a tv network as well as remained part of the channel for more than a period of 2 years.
Then he relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be within television and his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a small 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 be the very first within the state. He snapped up the opportunity of presenting his talent and knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He used this kind of understanding to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV after completing 2 years with this start up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the various facets of his expertise as well as functioned 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 for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position within the corporation as a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has already been nominated many times for his contribution in the television industry. He got his very first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre and acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from doing work, Peter Lion is currently working on his second book. He is also a part of a band which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer and guitarist