Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing from a really early age. During his developing up years within Connecticut he had been observed dabbling in poems and also authored a number of short stories. His talent within this discipline was further perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started adding to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession involving his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by initially obtaining a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine article within the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the television business also before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this discipline grabbed this particular chance to gain an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and television industry.
He learned the rules swiftly, understanding the particular technical issues of the operation of a tv network as well as remained part of this channel for over a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be within television and his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a tiny tv station start-up.
He joined up with this team as a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first in the state. He snapped up the chance of showcasing his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the ability of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of understanding to create the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV right after finishing 2 years with this start-up. In his stint with this television network, he milked the many areas of his expertise as well as functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back to Connecticut and became part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as a Director. His primary show however, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre as well as received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his second book. He is additionally part of a music group which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitarist