Keynote Address

Wednesday, Dec. 5 | 8:45 a.m.-9:45 a.m.

The keynote address is always a popular event at the Irrigation Show, offering interesting insights from those who have achieved success in various areas of life. This year’s keynote address will be the main event on Wednesday morning. Come and listen as former NBA All-Star Mark Eaton entertains and inspires sharing experiences from his 12-year basketball career.

The keynote address is open to all attendees and exhibitors. Continental breakfast will be provided.


2018 Keynote Speaker

Mark Eaton
NBA All-Star and Team Building Expert

Mark Eaton is a 7'4" NBA All Star and team building expert. Mark teaches organizations nationwide how to employ the principles and coaching techniques he mastered in his 12-year basketball career. The Four Commitments of a Winning Team enables industry leaders, teams and individuals to outsmart, outlast and outperform their competition and achieve record breaking success. Mark shares his incredible journey of how he went from a 21-year-old old auto mechanic with no future in basketball to a record breaking NBA player and All Star!

Meeting planners and clients alike have touted Mark as the “best speaker they have ever had” and appreciate the fact his message has immediate impact and actionable commitments. Mark’s message is ideal for those looking to inspire, strengthen and motivate their team, increase commitment between co-workers, and create an environment of safety and trust.

Mark enjoys horseback riding, skiing and the outdoors. He lives in Park City, Utah, with his wife Teri, their children, Clydesdales, dogs, cats and a burro.



Mark Eaton