Peter Lion had been inclined towards writing from a very early age. All through his growing upward years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling with poems as well as wrote a number of short tales. His skill within this discipline had been additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began contributing to the students school newspaper.
He set out to create a profession of his passion for the words and phrases by means of initially obtaining a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the tv business also before he had completed his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this field snapped up this chance to acquire an entry and to create a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the rules swiftly, understanding the particular technical issues on the operation of a tv network and continued to be part of the channel for more than a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be within television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as part of a tiny tv channel start-up.
He joined this particular team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to become 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 had the opportunity of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of understanding to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV after completing 2 years with this start-up. In his stint in this television network, he milked the various facets of his expertise as well as worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and became a part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the organization as a Director. His primary show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He received his very first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from doing work, Peter Lion is presently working on his next book. He is also a part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer as well as guitarist