Peter Lion had been inclined towards writing from a very early age. All through his growing up years within Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poems and also authored numerous short stories. His talent within this field had been further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his passion for the words and phrases by first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine article within the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the tv industry also just before he had completed his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this discipline snapped up this particular chance to acquire an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He mastered the ropes quickly, comprehending the technicalities on the operation of the television network as well as continued to be part of this channel for over a period of two years.
He then moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be in television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as part of a small television channel start up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first within the state. He snapped up the chance of presenting his talent and knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the ability of working together with several accomplished directors. He used this kind of understanding to create the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV after completing 2 years with this start up. In his stint in 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 director. It had been in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and also became a part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He received his very first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his second book. He is additionally a part of a music group that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitar player