Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing at a very early age. During his developing upward years in Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poems as well as wrote numerous short tales. His skill in this field had been further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to make a profession of his passion for the words by initially getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television business also just before he had completed his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel was an affiliate of the ABC network and also was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this discipline snapped up this opportunity to gain an access as well as to create a foothold in the news and tv industry.
He mastered the rules swiftly, comprehending the particular technicalities of the workings of a television network as well as remained a part of this tv channel for over a period of two years.
Then he moved to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his key one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as a part of a small tv 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 very first in the state. He grabbed this chance of showcasing his talent as well as understanding as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working with several accomplished directors. He employed this understanding to build 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 milked the many facets of his expertise as well as worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back to Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated frequently for his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is also part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer and guitar player