Peter Lion had been inclined towards writing from a really early age. All through his growing upward years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poetry and also authored numerous short stories. His skill in this discipline was additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by initially obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the television business also before he had completed his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel was an affiliate of the ABC network and had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this field snapped up this particular opportunity to gain an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the actual ropes swiftly, understanding the technicalities on the operation of a television network and remained a part of this channel for over a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and also started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on a number of projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a small television channel start up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first in the state. He snapped up the chance of showcasing his expertise as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working together with several accomplished directors. He used this knowledge to create the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV right after finishing 2 years with this start up. During his stint with this tv network, he exploited the many facets of his talent as well as worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been 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 to Connecticut and became a part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as being a Director. His primary show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He got his very 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 next book. He is additionally part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer and guitarist