Peter Lion was keen in the direction of writing from a very early age. All through his developing upward years in Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poems as well as authored numerous short tales. His talent within this discipline was additionally perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession of his passion for the words and phrases by initially obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the television business even 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 tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this discipline snapped up this chance to acquire an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and television sector.
He mastered the ropes swiftly, understanding the technicalities of the operation of the television network as well as remained part of this channel for more than a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and also his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as part of a small television channel start-up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first in the state. He grabbed this chance of showcasing his expertise and knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He used this understanding to create the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV after completing two years in this start-up. During his stint in this tv network, he milked the various areas of his expertise as well as worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back in Connecticut and became a part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the organization as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from doing work, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his next book. He is also part of a music group which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer as well as guitar player