Peter Lion was inclined towards writing at a very early age. During his growing up years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poems and also authored a number of short tales. His skill in this discipline had been further perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession of his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by means of initially getting a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television business even before he had completed his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience in this field grabbed this chance to gain an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and television industry.
He learned the actual ropes quickly, understanding the technical issues on the operation of a television network as well as remained a part of the channel for over a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as a part of a small 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 within the state. He snapped up the chance of presenting his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of understanding to build the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV right after finishing 2 years with this start up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the many facets of his expertise and worked 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”.
He then transferred back to Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position in the corporation as a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his very first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his next book. He is additionally a part of a music group which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer as well as guitar player