Peter Lion was keen towards writing from a really early age. During his developing upward years within Connecticut he was observed dabbling in poetry and also authored numerous short tales. His talent within this field had been further honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started contributing to the actual students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his passion for the words and phrases by means of first obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He embarked into the tv business also before he had completed his college. A few months before graduating, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel was an affiliate with the ABC network and also was centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had no experience within this discipline snapped up this chance to gain an access as well as to create a foothold in the news and television industry.
He mastered the actual rules quickly, comprehending the particular technicalities on the operation of a television network as well as continued to be part of the channel for more than a period of two years.
He then relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled several projects, his key one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, 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 tv channel start up.
He joined up with this particular team as being a director and also a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the first within the state. He snapped up this chance of showcasing his talent as well as understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working together with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this understanding to build the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined KADA TV after finishing 2 years in this start up. In his stint with this television network, he exploited the various areas of his talent as well as worked as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and director. It was in the course of his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back to Connecticut and became part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft through his position within the corporation as being a Director. His main show however, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, although he has already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He got his first Emmy for his work in Sports Centre and acquired his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is presently working on his next book. He is also a part of a music group which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also its lead singer as well as guitarist