Peter Lion had been inclined towards writing from a very early age. All through his growing upward years in Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poems and also wrote numerous short stories. His skill in this discipline was further honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a career of his passion for the words and phrases by first obtaining a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the television business even before he had finished his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel was an affiliate of the ABC network and was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this field snapped up this chance to acquire an entry as well as to create a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He learned the actual ropes quickly, understanding the technicalities on the operation of the tv network and remained a part of the tv channel for more than a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and also started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be within television and also his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as a part of a small tv channel start-up.
He joined this team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the very first in the state. He grabbed the opportunity of showcasing his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has had the ability of working with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to create the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV after completing two years with this start-up. In his stint in this tv network, he exploited the various facets of his expertise and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back to Connecticut and also became part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as being a Director. His primary show however, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre as well as acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is also a part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer as well as guitarist