Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing from a very early age. During his growing up years within Connecticut he had been observed dabbling with poetry and also authored numerous short tales. His skill within this field had been further honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began contributing to the students school newspaper.
He set out to create a profession of his passion for the words by means of initially obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television business even just 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 particular television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this discipline grabbed this particular chance to gain an entry and to create a foothold in the news and television sector.
He mastered the rules quickly, comprehending the technical issues on the operation of the television network and remained a part of the tv channel for over a period of two years.
He then relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a small tv channel start-up.
He joined this particular team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the first in the state. He grabbed this chance of showcasing his talent and knowledge as in his stint in Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to build the show right from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV right after finishing two years in this start up. In his stint in this tv network, he milked the many areas of his expertise and 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 for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back to Connecticut and grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy with regard to his work within Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently working on his next book. He is additionally a part of a music group which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer and guitar player