Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a very early age. All through his growing upward years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poetry and also authored numerous short stories. His talent in this discipline was additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession involving his passion for the words by means of initially obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the tv industry 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 television channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience within this discipline snapped up this opportunity to acquire an entry and to create a foothold in the news and tv sector.
He mastered the rules swiftly, comprehending the technical issues on the operation of a television network and remained part of this channel for more than a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on a number of assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be within television and his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as part of a small tv station start up.
He joined up with this particular team as a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the first in the state. He snapped up this opportunity of presenting his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the ability of working with several accomplished directors. He used this understanding to create the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV right after finishing two years with this start up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the many areas of his talent as well as worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It was during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back in Connecticut and became a 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 corporation 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 for his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently focusing on his next book. He is also a part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer and guitar player