Peter Lion had been inclined in the direction of writing at a really early age. During his developing upward years in Connecticut he was observed dabbling in poetry and also authored numerous short stories. His talent in this field had been further perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to make a career of his passion for the words and phrases by means of first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television industry even before he had finished his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and also was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience in this discipline grabbed this chance to gain an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and television industry.
He learned the rules quickly, comprehending the particular technicalities on the operation of the television network as well as remained part of this channel for over a period of two years.
Then he moved to Boston and also started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on a number of assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be within television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as part of a small television station start up.
He joined this team as a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the first in the state. He grabbed this chance of showcasing his expertise and understanding as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the ability of working with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this kind of understanding to create the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV right after completing two years in this start-up. In his stint with this tv network, he exploited the various facets of his talent as well as functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It was in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back to Connecticut and grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the organization as being a Director. His main show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has already been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He got his very first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre as well as acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his next book. He is additionally part of a band that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer and guitarist