Peter Lion was inclined towards writing from a really early age. During his growing up years within Connecticut he had been seen dabbling with poetry as well as wrote numerous short stories. His talent within this field had been additionally perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started contributing to the students school newspaper.
He set out to create a profession involving his passion for the words and phrases by means of first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine article within the Hartford Magazine before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television industry even just before he had completed his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This television channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this discipline snapped up this opportunity to gain an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the ropes swiftly, comprehending the particular technicalities of the operation of a tv network as well as continued to be a part of the tv channel for over a period of two years.
Then he relocated to Boston and also started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on a number of projects, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as a part of a tiny television station start up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the first in the state. He grabbed the chance of presenting his expertise as well as 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 build the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV right after completing two years in this start-up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the many facets of his expertise as well as functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back to Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position within the corporation as a Director. His main show however, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He received his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is currently working on his next book. He is also part of a band which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitarist