Peter Lion had been keen towards writing at a very early age. During his developing up years in Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poetry as well as authored numerous short tales. His talent in this discipline had been additionally honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a profession of his passion for the words by initially getting a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the tv business also before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduating, 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 was based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience in this field grabbed this opportunity to acquire an access as well as to generate a foothold in the news and tv sector.
He mastered the actual rules quickly, comprehending the particular technical issues on the workings of a television network and continued to be a part of the channel for more than a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and also started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be within television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a tiny tv channel start-up.
He joined this team as a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the very first in the state. He grabbed this opportunity of showcasing his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has acquired the opportunity of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV right after completing two years in this start-up. During his stint with this tv network, he milked the various facets of his expertise as well as functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It had been in the course of his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and also became part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in 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 already been nominated many times for his contribution within the television industry. He got his first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Aside from working, Peter Lion is presently working on his second book. He is also a part of a band that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is its lead singer as well as guitar player