Peter Lion was inclined towards writing at a very early age. All through his growing up years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling with poems as well as wrote numerous short tales. His skill in this discipline was further perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began adding to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a career involving his passion for the words and phrases by initially getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine well before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the television industry also just 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 television channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience in this field grabbed this opportunity to gain an access and to generate a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the actual rules swiftly, understanding the particular technical issues on the workings of a television network and remained a part of the tv channel for over a period of 2 years.
Then he relocated to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be in television and his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a 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, that was to be the first in the state. He snapped up this chance of showcasing his talent and understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the opportunity of working with several accomplished directors. He employed this kind of knowledge to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV right after completing two years with this start up. During his stint in this television network, he exploited the many areas of his talent and worked as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and became a 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 in the organization as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although 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 as well as received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from doing work, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his next book. He is additionally a part of a music group which goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer as well as guitar player