Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a very early age. During his growing upward years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poetry as well as wrote numerous short stories. His skill within this discipline had been additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession of his passion for the words and phrases by means of initially getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television industry also just 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 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 snapped up this particular opportunity to gain an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and television sector.
He learned the actual rules swiftly, comprehending the particular technical issues on the workings of a television network and continued to be part of this channel for over a period of two years.
Then he relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on a number of assignments, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be within television and also his love for penning pulled him back to his home state as a part of a small television channel start up.
He joined up with this team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the very first in the state. He grabbed this opportunity of presenting his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this knowledge to build the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV after completing two years in this start-up. During his stint in this tv network, he milked the many facets of his talent and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position in the organization as a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his 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 currently working on his second book. He is additionally part of a band which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer and guitarist