Peter Lion had been inclined in the direction of writing from a really early age. During his developing up years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poems as well as authored a number of short tales. His skill within this discipline was additionally honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession of his passion for the words and phrases by means of initially getting a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine article within the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He embarked into 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 being a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this field snapped up this chance to acquire an access and to generate a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He mastered the rules quickly, understanding the technical issues of the workings of the tv network and remained a part of the channel for more than a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his key one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as a part of a small tv channel start-up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the first in the state. He snapped up this chance of presenting his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this understanding to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV right after finishing two years in this start-up. In his stint with this television network, he exploited 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 at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position within the corporation as being a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently working on his next book. He is additionally a 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