Peter Lion had been keen towards writing from a very early age. All through his developing upward years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poems as well as wrote a number of short tales. His skill in this field had been further perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession of his passion for the words by means of first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine before he had graduated with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the tv industry even just before he had completed his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this discipline grabbed this particular chance to gain an entry as well as to create a foothold in the news and television industry.
He learned the ropes swiftly, comprehending the particular technicalities on the workings of a television network as well as remained part of the tv channel for more than a period of two years.
Then he relocated to Boston and started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on several projects, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, 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 tv channel start up.
He joined this particular team as being 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 opportunity of presenting his talent as well as understanding as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the ability of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this kind of knowledge to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV after finishing 2 years with this start-up. During his stint in this tv network, he exploited the many facets of his expertise and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration with regard to his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back to Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position within the organization as being a Director. His primary show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has been nominated many times with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre as well as received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently working on his second book. He is additionally part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitar player