Peter Lion was inclined towards writing at a really early age. All through his developing up years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poems and also authored numerous short stories. His talent in this field had been further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a career involving his enthusiasm for the words by means of first obtaining a degree in Journalism from 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 into the television business also just before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This television channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience in this field snapped up this chance to gain an entry as well as to generate a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He learned the actual rules quickly, understanding the particular technical issues on the operation of the television network and continued to be a part of this channel for over a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled several assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a small tv channel 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 very first in the state. He grabbed the opportunity of presenting his talent as well as understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this understanding to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV right after completing two years with this start-up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the various areas of his talent as well as worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back in Connecticut and became part of ESPN sports network. Even now 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 within the corporation as a Director. His main show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has already been nominated many times for his contribution within the television industry. He got 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 also a part of a music group that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitarist