Peter Lion was keen towards writing from a very early age. During his developing upward years in Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poetry and also authored numerous short tales. His skill in this discipline had been additionally perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a career of his passion for the words and phrases by means of first getting a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the tv business even before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience in this discipline grabbed this particular chance to acquire an access and to generate a foothold in the news and tv sector.
He mastered the actual rules swiftly, comprehending the technicalities on the operation of a television network as well as remained a part of the tv channel for more than a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He worked on several projects, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be within television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a small television station start up.
He joined this team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first within the state. He grabbed this opportunity of showcasing his talent and understanding as in his stint in Boston he has had the ability of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to create the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV after finishing two years with this start up. During his stint in this television network, he exploited the various facets of his expertise and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as being a Director. His main show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently working on his next book. He is additionally a part of a band that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer as well as guitarist