Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a very early age. During his growing upward years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poetry as well as wrote numerous short tales. His talent in this field was further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he began contributing to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his passion for the words and phrases by first getting 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 also just before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and also was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this field grabbed this particular opportunity to acquire an access as well as to create a foothold in the news and tv sector.
He mastered the ropes quickly, comprehending the particular technicalities on the workings of a tv network as well as continued to be a part of the tv channel for more than a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and started 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 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 being a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the first within the state. He snapped up this opportunity of presenting his expertise and knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the ability of working with several accomplished directors. He used this knowledge to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV right after finishing 2 years with this start up. In his stint in this television network, he milked the many facets of his expertise as well as functioned as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It was in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back to Connecticut and grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Still an integral part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position in the organization as being a Director. His primary show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre and acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently working on his second book. He is also part of a band that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer and guitarist