Mark Eaton is a successful, award-winning motivational speaker, entrepreneur and best selling author of The Four Commitments of a Winning Team, who has earned the coveted CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) designation, the speaking profession’s highest international measure of professional competence. He has spoken to numerous world-class organizations including IBM, FedEx, Phillips 66, Caesars Entertainment, T‑Mobile, LG, and businesses, government agencies and universities at every level. He has been featured as a team-building expert in print and online publications such as Forbes.com, Sports Illustrated and Entrepreneur.com.
Eaton is also a 7’4″ NBA All-Star who played with the Utah Jazz for 12 seasons, led the NBA in blocked shots 4 of those seasons, was named to the NBA All-Defensive Team 5 times, was named NBA Defensive Player of the Year 2 times, and still holds 2 NBA records—most blocks in a single season (456) and career average blocked shots per game (3.5).
In addition to his work on team building, Eaton is managing partner in two award-winning restaurants in Salt Lake City, Tuscany and Franck’s, recently voted Best Restaurant in Utah.
Eaton is founder and former chairman of the Mark Eaton Standing Tall for Youth Foundation, which provided sports and outdoor opportunities for more than 3,000 at-risk children. He is a former president and board member of the Legends of Basketball, which supports the needs of retired NBA players.
Eaton’s television and radio experience includes eight years as host of Jazz Tonight on KJZZ-TV, host of Mark Eaton Outdoors on The Outdoor Channel, and three years as host of Sports Health Today, an internationally syndicated radio show. He attended Cypress College and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
When Mark is not speaking, writing, or working he enjoys traveling with his wife Teri, horseback riding, mountain biking, skiing, and the outdoors. He lives in Park City, Utah with his wife, children, horses, dogs, and barn cats.
- What it takes to consistently play at the top of your game
- How to build trust and loyalty
- The secret to establishing an inspiring, energizing and harmonious work environment
This is a must-see speech if you want to attain your highest goals, maximize your team's potential and develop a game plan to turn every member of your organization into a peak-performer!
You'll engage in challenging, high-level conversations that will empower you to:
- Find out exactly what your customers REALLY want from you
- Identify the one thing that will make you outstanding
- Discover the secret to enduring and profitable relationships
- Create an environment of generosity, commitment and possibility...where sales soar
Don't miss the opportunity to get these essential concepts and strategies you can use immediately to achieve the success you've only dreamed of!
This exhilarating, action-packed presentation will provide your team with proven actionable ideas that will impact their commitment to each other and to the safety and well-being of everyone in your workplace by:
- Clarifying how honoring each team member's strength and role is of critical importance to the success and safety of the team
- Highlighting the only way to ensure your well-being is to ensure the safety of all
- Demonstrating how professional success is directly related to the willingness to promote the security of every member of your team
- Educating your team on how responding to the requests and requirements of others and following safety procedures will make them invaluable
Your team will be on the edge of their seats, laughing, empowered and eager to get out there and do it differently.
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MARK EATON, CSP
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“By sharing four ‘simple’ commitments, our team was able to understand their basic obligations and expectations. I am not a great fan of sports as a metaphor for business. I am rethinking my position after hearing your story and the lessons that you learned.”
“The Four Commitments of a Winning Team was the most engaging, relevant keynote presentation that we have had! His presentation truly made our event a great success. His presentation is highly polished, entertaining, and the message sticks.”
“Our members left the meeting inspired, motivated and, most importantly, with clear action steps to create their own winning teams! Our industry is comprised of exhibition and meetings industry professionals, as well as meeting planners, whom have all heard hundreds of speakers in their careers. Mark’s presentation was a huge hit and received high marks!”