Peter Lion had been inclined towards writing from a really early age. During his developing upward years in Connecticut he had been seen dabbling in poetry and also authored numerous short stories. His skill in 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 attempted to make a career of his passion for the words and phrases by means of first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the tv industry also just before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this field snapped up this opportunity to gain an entry and to create a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He mastered the rules quickly, understanding the particular technical issues on the operation of the tv network as well as continued to be a part of this channel for over a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled a number of assignments, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his wish to be within television and also his love for penning pulled him back to his home state as part of a tiny television station start-up.
He joined up with this particular team as 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 the chance of showcasing his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this kind of knowledge to build the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV after completing two years in this start up. In his stint in this tv network, he milked the many areas of his talent and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back to Connecticut and became a part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as a Director. His primary show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated many times for his contribution in the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work in 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 also a part of a band which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer and guitarist