Peter Lion was keen towards writing at a really early age. During his developing up years within Connecticut he was seen dabbling with poetry as well as authored a number of short stories. His skill in this field was further honed when after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he began adding to the students school newspaper.
He set out to make a profession of his passion for the words and phrases by initially obtaining a degree in Journalism from 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 embarked in to the tv industry also before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as being a part tome graphics operator. This tv channel was an affiliate of the ABC network and also had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion though, had no experience within this discipline grabbed this particular opportunity to acquire an entry and to generate a foothold within the news and tv industry.
He mastered the ropes swiftly, understanding the technical issues on the workings of a tv network and remained part of the tv channel for over a period of two years.
He then relocated to Boston and began working with WSBK as being a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball as well as Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his desire to be in television and also his love for penning pulled him back to his home state as part of a small tv channel start-up.
He joined this particular team as a director and a technical director with the 10 PM news cast, which was to become the very first in the state. He grabbed the chance of presenting his expertise as well as knowledge 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 right from scratch.
Peter Lion relocated to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV right after finishing 2 years in this start-up. During his stint in this tv network, he milked the various areas of his talent and functioned as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It had been during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration for his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
Then he moved back to Connecticut and grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Still a part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their particular shows including Sports Centre and the NFL Draft in his position within the organization as being a Director. His main show nevertheless, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a two time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s already been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution in the television industry. He received his very first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre as well as received his subsequent Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from doing work, Peter Lion is presently working on his next book. He is also part of a band which goes by the title of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is their lead singer and guitar player