Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a really early age. During his growing upward years within Connecticut he was observed dabbling with poetry and also wrote a number of short stories. His talent within this discipline was additionally perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the students school newspaper.
He set out to create a profession of his passion for the words and phrases by first obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the television business even before he had finished his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and also was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this discipline snapped up this particular opportunity to gain an entry and to generate a foothold in the news and television industry.
He mastered the actual rules swiftly, comprehending the technicalities on the workings of the tv network as well as remained part of the tv channel for over a period of two years.
Then he relocated to Boston and began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled several assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be in television and also his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as a part of a small television station start-up.
He joined this particular team as being 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 showcasing his expertise and knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this kind of understanding to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV after completing two years in this start up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the various areas of his expertise as well as 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 discovered inspiration for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position within the organization as a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his very first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is additionally part of a band which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitar player