Peter Lion had been inclined in the direction of writing at a very early age. During his developing upward years in Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poetry and also authored numerous short tales. His talent within this field had been further perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began contributing to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a career of his enthusiasm for the words by means of initially getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his very first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the tv business even before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience within this field snapped up this particular chance to acquire an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and television industry.
He mastered the rules quickly, comprehending the particular technical issues of the workings of a tv network and remained a part of this tv channel for over a period of two years.
Then he moved to Boston and began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on a number of assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be within television and his love for penning pulled him back to his home state as part of a small tv station start up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the very first within the state. He grabbed the chance of presenting his expertise and understanding as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to create the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV right after completing 2 years in this start up. In his stint in this tv network, he exploited the many areas of his talent as well as functioned as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back to Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position within the organization as being a Director. His main show however, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has been nominated frequently for his contribution within the television industry. He got his first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre as well as received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his next book. He is additionally part of a band which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer and guitarist