Peter Lion had been inclined in the direction of writing from a very early age. All through his developing upward years within Connecticut he was observed dabbling in poems and also authored numerous short tales. His talent in this field was further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started adding to the students school newspaper.
He set out to make a career of his enthusiasm for the words by means of first obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television industry also just before he had completed his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience in this discipline snapped up this chance to gain an access as well as to create a foothold in the news and tv sector.
He learned the rules quickly, comprehending the technicalities on the workings of the tv network and continued to be a part of the channel for more than a period of two years.
Then he moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his key one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be within television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as a part of a tiny television station start-up.
He joined up with this particular team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the very first within the state. He snapped up this chance of presenting his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this kind of understanding to create the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV right after completing two years in this start up. In his stint in this tv network, he milked the various facets of his talent and worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back in Connecticut and grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his very first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre as well as acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently working on his second book. He is additionally a part of a band that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer and guitar player