Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing at a really early age. All through his developing upward years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling with poems and also wrote a number of short stories. His talent within this field was further honed 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 involving his passion for the words and phrases by means of first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the tv industry even just before he had finished his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this discipline grabbed this particular chance to acquire an entry and to create a foothold within the news and television sector.
He learned the rules swiftly, comprehending the technical issues of the operation of a television network and continued to be part of the channel for over a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and also began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and 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 channel start up.
He joined up with this particular team as being a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the first in the state. He grabbed the opportunity of presenting his talent and understanding as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this kind of understanding to build the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV after finishing two years in this start-up. During his stint with this tv network, he milked the various areas of his expertise and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back to Connecticut and became part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position in the corporation as a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has been nominated many times with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre and acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is currently working on his next book. He is also part of a band which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer and guitar player