Peter Lion was keen towards writing at a really early age. All through his developing up years within Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poems and also wrote a number of short tales. His skill in this field was additionally perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to create a career of his passion for the words and phrases by means of first obtaining 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 graduated with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the tv industry also before he had finished 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 had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this field snapped up this particular chance to gain an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the ropes swiftly, understanding the particular technicalities of the operation of the tv network as well as remained a part of the tv channel for over a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on a number of assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be within television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as a part of a tiny tv station start-up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first within the state. He snapped up the chance of presenting his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He used this knowledge to build the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV after finishing 2 years in this start up. During his stint in this television network, he exploited the various facets of his expertise and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It was in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back in Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position in the organization as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He received his first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre and received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently working on his second book. He is also a part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer and guitarist