Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing at a really early age. All through his growing up years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling in poems and also authored a number of short stories. His skill in this field had been further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began contributing to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession of his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by initially getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the tv business also just before he had finished 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 television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this field grabbed this chance to gain an access as well as to generate a foothold in the news and television sector.
He learned the actual ropes swiftly, comprehending the particular technicalities on the operation of a television network as well as continued to be a part of the channel for over a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on several projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a tiny tv station start up.
He joined this team as a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first within the state. He grabbed this opportunity of showcasing his expertise and knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this kind of understanding to build the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV right after completing 2 years with this start up. In his stint with this tv network, he exploited the various facets of his talent and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then 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 including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position within the organization as a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He got his very first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is also a part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer and guitarist