Robert Eatman, Class of 1981
Founder of the talent agency Robert Eatman Enterprises
Robert Eatman is the founder of the talent agency Robert Eatman Enterprises, which represents some of the best known names in entertainment today, including Nick Cannon and Dr. Drew, as well as many up and coming artists. After graduating from Chicago-Kent, Eatman initially joined a law firm where he represented the business interests of performers associated with the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, the Screen Actors’ Guild and the American Guild of Music Artists. He also gained valuable experience negotiating the production of television series for networks and syndicators while working for FOX Broadcasting Company and formed relationships with radio and business personalities and broadcast executives who would eventually form the core of his business when he founded Robert Eatman Enterprises.