Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a really early age. During his growing up years in Connecticut he was observed dabbling in poems as well as wrote numerous short tales. His skill in this field was additionally perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his passion for the words by first obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the tv business even before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and also was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience in this field snapped up this particular chance to gain an entry and to create a foothold in the news and television sector.
He learned the actual rules swiftly, understanding the particular technicalities of the operation of the tv network as well as remained a part of this channel for over a period of 2 years.
He then moved to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of assignments, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be in television and also his love for penning pulled him back to his home state as a part of a small television station start up.
He joined this team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first in the state. He snapped up the chance of presenting his talent and understanding as in his stint in Boston he has acquired the ability of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this knowledge to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV after finishing two years with this start-up. During his stint with this television network, he exploited the many facets of his expertise as well as functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and also became a 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 and 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 been nominated frequently for his contribution in the television industry. He received his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is currently working on his second book. He is also a part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer and guitarist