Peter Lion had been inclined towards writing at a really early age. All through his developing up years within Connecticut he had been observed dabbling in poems and also wrote numerous short stories. His skill in this discipline was additionally perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a career involving his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by means of first getting a degree in Journalism from 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 even before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience in this field snapped up this opportunity to gain an entry as well as to create a foothold in the news and television industry.
He learned the actual ropes swiftly, understanding the technical issues on the operation of the tv network as well as continued to be part of the channel for over a period of 2 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 and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be within television and his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as part of a tiny tv channel start-up.
He joined up with this 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 grabbed this chance of presenting his talent as well as understanding as in his stint in Boston he has had the opportunity of working 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 finishing 2 years in this start up. In his stint in this tv network, he exploited the many areas of his talent as well as 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 motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred 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 shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as being a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s already been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre as well as received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is presently working on his second 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 guitarist