Peter Lion was keen in the direction of writing at a really early age. During his growing up years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poetry as well as authored a number of short stories. His talent in this field was additionally honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began contributing to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession involving his enthusiasm for the words by initially obtaining 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 television industry also before he had completed his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this discipline grabbed this chance to acquire an entry and to create a foothold in the news and television sector.
He mastered the actual rules quickly, understanding the technical issues on the workings of the television network and continued to be a part of the tv channel for more than a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and also began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled several assignments, his key one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be within television and also his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as part of a tiny television channel start up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first in the state. He grabbed the opportunity of showcasing his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this kind of knowledge to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV after completing 2 years with this start-up. During his stint in this television network, he milked the many facets of his talent and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back in Connecticut and grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position in the corporation as a Director. His main show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated many times for his contribution in the television industry. He received 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 focusing on his next book. He is additionally part of a music group which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitar player