Peter Lion had been inclined in the direction of writing from a really early age. All through his developing upward years within Connecticut he was observed dabbling with poetry as well as wrote numerous short stories. His talent within this field had been additionally perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a career involving his enthusiasm for the words by means of first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine before he had graduated with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television industry even 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 particular television channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience in this discipline snapped up this particular chance to gain an access as well as to create a foothold in the news and television industry.
He learned the rules quickly, comprehending the particular technical issues of the workings of the 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 projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be in television and his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as part of a tiny tv station start-up.
He joined up with this team as a director and a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the first within the state. He snapped up this opportunity of showcasing his talent and understanding as in his stint in Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He used this kind of understanding to create the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV after completing 2 years in this start-up. In his stint in this tv network, he milked the various facets of his talent as well as functioned as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back in Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position in the organization as a Director. His primary show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s been nominated many times with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He received his first Emmy for 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 second book. He is also part of a band which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitar player