Peter Lion was inclined towards writing at a very early age. All through his growing up years within Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poems and also authored a number of short tales. His talent within this field had been further perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began contributing to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a career of his enthusiasm for the words by initially getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine before he had graduated with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the tv industry also before he had finished his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this field snapped up this particular opportunity to gain an entry and to generate a foothold in the news and television industry.
He mastered the ropes quickly, understanding the particular technical issues on the operation of the television network as well as continued to be part of this channel for over a period of two years.
He then relocated to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be in television and his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as part of a small television station start up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the very first within the state. He grabbed the chance of presenting his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this kind of knowledge to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV after finishing two years in this start up. In his stint with this tv network, he exploited the many facets of his talent and functioned as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It was during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and became part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position in the organization as a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his very first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre as well as received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from doing work, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is additionally a part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitar player