Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a very early age. During his developing upward years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poems and also authored a number of short stories. His skill within this discipline was additionally perfected when right 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 enthusiasm for the words by first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the tv industry also just before he had completed 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 had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience in this field grabbed this chance to gain an entry as well as to create a foothold in the news and television sector.
He mastered the ropes swiftly, understanding the technical issues on the operation of the television network and remained part of this channel for over a period of two years.
He then relocated to Boston and also started working with WSBK as being 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 penning pulled him back in his home state as part of a small television channel start up.
He joined this particular team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first within the state. He snapped up this chance of presenting his expertise and knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has had the ability of working together with several accomplished directors. He used this understanding to build the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV after completing 2 years in this start up. During his stint with this television network, he milked the many areas of his expertise and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and also became part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position within the organization as a Director. His primary show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his very first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his next book. He is additionally a part of a band which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer and guitar player