Peter Lion was keen in the direction of writing at a really early age. All through his developing up years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poetry as well as authored numerous short tales. His talent within this field had been further 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 career involving his enthusiasm for the words by means of first getting a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his very first magazine article within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the television industry also just before he had finished his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this discipline snapped up this particular chance to gain an access and to create a foothold in the news and television industry.
He mastered the rules quickly, understanding the technical issues of the workings of the tv network as well as continued to be part of the tv channel for over a period of two years.
He then relocated to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his key 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 a part of a tiny tv channel start up.
He joined this particular team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first within the state. He snapped up this chance of showcasing his expertise and knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working with several accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to create the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV after completing two years in this start up. In his stint in this television network, he exploited the various areas of his talent as well as worked as being 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 discovered inspiration for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back in Connecticut and grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He got his very first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre as well as received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is presently working on his second book. He is additionally a part of a music group that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer and guitarist