Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing at a really early age. All through his developing upward years within Connecticut he had been observed dabbling in poems as well as authored numerous short tales. His skill within this discipline had been further honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession of his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by means of first obtaining 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 with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the television business even 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 television channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this field snapped up this particular chance to acquire an entry and to generate a foothold in the news and television industry.
He mastered the actual ropes swiftly, understanding the technical issues on the workings of a television network and remained a part of this channel for over a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a tiny television channel start up.
He joined this particular team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the very first in the state. He snapped up the chance of presenting his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the ability of working with several accomplished directors. He used this kind of understanding to build the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV right after completing two years in this start-up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the many areas of his expertise and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and became part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre as well as 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 been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre as well as received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from doing work, Peter Lion is currently working on his next book. He is additionally a part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer and guitar player