Peter Lion was inclined in the direction of writing at a very early age. During his growing upward years in Connecticut he was observed dabbling with poems and also wrote a number of short tales. His talent in this discipline was further honed when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to make a career involving his enthusiasm for the words and phrases by first getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his first magazine article in the Hartford Magazine well before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television business even before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This television channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also had been based out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience within this field grabbed this particular chance to acquire an access as well as to create a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the actual rules quickly, comprehending the particular technicalities of the workings of a tv network and remained a part of the tv channel for over a period of 2 years.
Then he moved to Boston and also started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his major one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be in television and also his love for writing pulled him back in his home state as a part of a small television station start up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to become the very first in the state. He grabbed this opportunity of showcasing his talent as well as understanding as in his stint in Boston he has had the opportunity of working together with several accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to build the actual show right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV right after finishing two years in this start up. In his stint with this television network, he milked the various facets of his expertise as well as worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered motivation for his book named “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back to Connecticut and also grew to become a part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position in the corporation as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he’s been nominated many times for his contribution in the television industry. He received his very first Emmy with regard to his work in Sports Centre and received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently working on his next book. He is additionally part of a band that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer as well as guitarist