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Mark Eaton

Mark Eaton

What if you came to work and there was no Internal Competition? None. This former NBA Star shares teamwork and leadership principles that work!

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Price range

  • $20,000 - $25,000
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  • Coaching
  • Motivation
  • Peak Performance
  • Sports/Athletes
  • Teamwork/Teambuilding
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  • Associations
  • Athlete
  • Corporate
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  • 15 Years
  • About

    MARK EATON is a successful 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 a featured team-building expert on,, Wharton Business Radio, and Sports Illustrated.

    Eaton is an 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.

    He is also 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. He attended Cypress College and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

    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.

    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.

  • Videos
  • Program

    Keynote | Educational | Entertainment | Inspirational

    In this high-energy, insightful presentation, Mark shares how he rose from auto mechanic to NBA All-Star and, after twelve amazing years with the Utah Jazz, reinvented himself and became a business leader, entrepreneur, radio and TV personality and subject of a soon-to-be released film.

    You’ll experience the excitement and drama of how he challenged himself and his beliefs and found the courage to keep going and achieve success beyond anything he thought possible. You’ll get the inside story on what it takes to win, and discover how to turn your people into top performers by applying the concepts that create sports superstars to the world of business. Mark gives you proven strategies and powerful, actionable ideas you can use immediately to create breakthroughs in your workplace and inspire your team to start playing a bigger game.

     Imagine the value as you discover:

     What it takes to consistently play at the top of your game

    • How to build the trust and loyalty
    • The secret to establishing an inspiring, energizing and harmonious work environment



    Discover the secret of being the go-to player on your customer’s team. In this exhilarating, interactive program, Mark will take you beyond the known and familiar to uncover your ability to earn your customer’s confidence … and business!

     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… 



    Turn every member of your team into a peak performer,
    and take your team to the top of the biggest game out there!

    In this transformative program, Mark will take you on a fascinating journey to attain an astonishing understanding of yourselves, your team members and the people you need to reach. You will be astounded by your new-found perception of what motivates and drives your team members, your customers and the people you need to reach. You’ll be on the edge of your seats, captivated by the fascinating information he reveals. You’ll be laughing as you see yourselves and everyone else in a new way and understand why people respond the way they do at a level you never thought possible. For the first time, you’ll truly understand people you may have spent years working with!

     In this unique interactive presentation, you’ll find out how to:

    • Identify each team member’s purpose, position and value
    • Unlock the hidden potential of every member of your team
    • Facilitate authentic communication between team members
    • Revolutionize, recharge and restore harmony in every key relationship


    You’ll be inspired, energized and excited, and able to honor those around you with greater acceptance and understanding of their strengths, talents, needs and potential. This is an experience that transcends learning; it’s one of bonding and revelation. You and your team will become an unstoppable force empowered with a plan to utilize everyone’s talents and skills, and reach into the hearts and minds of your customers. Call now to schedule this important seminar for your organization!


    They’ve heard the keynote, now they’re ready to get into action. With this interactive presentation there’s no need to wait until it’s over. This dynamic breakout session will ramp up the action, outcomes and energy! Your group will craft dynamic action plans right on the spot that will:

    • Elicit extraordinary commitment day after day
    • Create a collaborative and innovative organization
    • Eliminate conflict and internal competition in the workplace
    • Infuse your team with the energy necessary to produce outstanding outcomes

     Your team will return to work empowered by commitments and strategies they can implement immediately to achieve their most important goals.

  • Review
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    “Mark Eaton was great! Our organization loved him and could really relate to his program. We had a virtual platform and I was a little worried the message wouldn’t come a crossed the same, but I asked Mark to do it live and it was very well taken.”

    Brookside Laboratories, Inc. Lauren K
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    “I’ve engaged Mark twice now to speak to business groups, and I’ve been very impressed with his professionalism, his kindness, his story and his insights. If you’re looking for a big man with a big presence and a big dose of infectious motivation to share, Mark has you covered!”

    Marketing Success Institute B.P.
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    “Not only did Mr. Eaton entertain our customers and meet our expectations, he surpassed them!”

    Caesars Entertainment Sr. VP
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    “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.”

    Clyde Companies Jake W
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.
Clyde Companies Jake W