Peter Lion had been keen in the direction of writing at a really early age. All through his growing up years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling in poetry and also wrote a number of short tales. His talent within this field was further perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School inside Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to make a profession involving his passion for the words by initially obtaining a degree in Journalism from the Southern Connecticut State University. He released his very first magazine write-up in the Hartford Magazine before he had graduated along with his journalism degree.
He ventured in to the television business even before he had completed his college. A few months before graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This television channel had been an affiliate of the ABC network and also was based 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 generate a foothold within the news and tv sector.
He learned the actual ropes quickly, comprehending the technicalities on the workings of a television network as well as continued to be a part of this tv channel for more than a period of 2 years.
Then he relocated to Boston and also started working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his major one being the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be within television and also his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as part of a tiny television channel start-up.
He joined this particular team as a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, which was to be the first within the state. He snapped up the chance of showcasing his expertise and understanding as in his stint in Boston he has had the ability of working with a number of accomplished directors. He employed this kind of knowledge to build the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and also joined up with KADA TV right after finishing 2 years with this start up. In his stint with this tv network, he exploited the various areas of his expertise and functioned as a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been during his stint with KADA-TV that Peter Lion found motivation with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he transferred back to Connecticut and also became a part of ESPN sports network. Even now a part of ESPN, he is responsible for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position within the organization as a Director. His main show nevertheless, remains, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he has already been nominated many times with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre as well as acquired his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is currently focusing on his second book. He is also part of a music group which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer as well as guitar player