Peter Lion had been inclined in the direction of writing from a really early age. During his growing upward years in Connecticut he was observed dabbling with poetry and also authored numerous short stories. His skill in this discipline was additionally perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started contributing to the students school newspaper.
He attempted to create a profession involving his passion for the words and phrases by initially obtaining a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his very first magazine write-up within the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate with his journalism degree.
He ventured into the television industry even just before he had finished his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up employment with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This particular tv channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had simply no experience in this discipline grabbed this particular opportunity to acquire an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and television industry.
He learned the actual ropes quickly, comprehending the particular technical issues on the operation of the television network and remained part of this tv channel for over a period of 2 years.
Then he relocated to Boston and started working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He worked on several assignments, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. However, his desire to be within television and also his love for writing pulled him back to his home state as a part of a tiny television channel 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 become the first in the state. He snapped up the opportunity of presenting his expertise as well as understanding as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working together with several accomplished directors. He employed this understanding to create the show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined KADA TV after completing 2 years with this start-up. In his stint in this television network, he exploited the various areas of his talent and worked as being 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 discovered inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then moved back to Connecticut and also became a part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft through his position in the corporation as a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has already been nominated many times for his contribution in the television industry. He received his first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his next book. He is also a part of a music group that goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer and guitar player