Peter Lion was inclined towards writing from a very early age. All through his growing upward years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poetry as well as wrote numerous short stories. His skill within this field had been additionally perfected when after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to create a profession involving his passion for the words by means of first getting a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the tv industry also before he had finished his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this field grabbed this opportunity to acquire an access and to create a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He learned the actual rules quickly, understanding the particular technical issues on the workings of the tv network and remained part of this tv channel for over a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a small television channel start-up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first within the state. He snapped up this opportunity of showcasing his expertise and understanding as in his stint in Boston he has had the ability of working with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this knowledge to create the show 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 various areas of his talent as well as functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back in 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 particular shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position within the organization as a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He got his very first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre as well as received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is currently working on his second book. He is additionally part of a music group that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitarist