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 seen dabbling in poems and also wrote a number of short stories. His talent in this field was additionally perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the students school newspaper.
He set out to create a career involving his passion for the words and phrases by first obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the television business even just before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel was an affiliate of the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this field grabbed this opportunity to acquire an access and to create a foothold in the news and television industry.
He learned the ropes quickly, comprehending the particular technicalities of the workings of the television network and remained a part of this tv channel for more than a period of 2 years.
Then he relocated to Boston and also started 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 in television and his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as a part of a small tv channel start-up.
He joined this team as a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the first in the state. He grabbed the opportunity of showcasing his expertise and understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this knowledge to create the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV right after completing 2 years in this start-up. During his stint with this television network, he milked the various facets of his expertise and worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back in Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position in the organization as being a Director. His primary show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre as well as received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his next book. He is additionally part of a music group which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitar player