Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a very early age. All through his developing up years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poems and also wrote numerous short stories. His skill within this field had been further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to create a profession of his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by means of first obtaining a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his very first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the television business also just before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This television channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this discipline grabbed this particular chance to acquire an access and to generate a foothold in the news and tv sector.
He learned the ropes quickly, understanding the technicalities on the workings of the television network as well as remained part of the tv channel for over a period of 2 years.
Then he relocated to Boston and began 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. However, his wish to be within television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as a part of a small tv station start up.
He joined this team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the first within the state. He snapped up this chance of showcasing his talent as well as understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He used this knowledge to build the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV after finishing two years in this start-up. In his stint in this television network, he milked the various facets of his talent and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It was during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and became 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 as well as the NFL Draft through his position within the corporation as being a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently working on his second book. He is additionally a part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitar player