Biography

Robert graduated from Indiana University School of Music with a degree in both Music Performance and Business. He then played French horn professionally throughout Europe and the U.S. Subsequently, Robert earned a law degree from the Chicago Kent School of Law in his native Chicago. In 2012, his law school honored him by naming him an Alumni of Distinction.

After practicing with a law firm in Chicago, Robert represented the business interests of radio and television performers as an executive with AFTRA, SAG and AGMA, where he negotiated labor agreements with major radio and television broadcast operators. He also gained experience negotiating television series deals for networks and syndicators while working for the Fox Broadcasting Company and during his involvement in producing the animated series Peter Pan and the Pirates for the Fox Kids Network. The relationships Robert developed with radio and television personalities as well as broadcast executives formed the core of his business when he founded his own talent agency, Robert Eatman Enterprises, Inc., in 1991.

Today, Robert Eatman Enterprises, Inc. represents many of the best-known performers in broadcasting. His background in television and radio, as well as his experience as a performer, make him the best choice for well-established and up-and-coming performers.

Ross has many years of experience in representing broadcast talent and in negotiating broadcast employment agreements. After graduating from Dartmouth College and Boston University Law School, Ross served as a judicial law clerk, taught law school and held other academic positions in the law. In 1987, Ross was retained as Executive Director and General Counsel for the Philadelphia local of AFTRA and the SAG, the national unions that represent on-air talent. As AFTRA/SAG’s chief negotiator and counsel in Philadelphia, Ross represented hundreds of on-air television and radio news and programming talent in labor negotiations with the major broadcast networks and other major broadcast owners. He also represented film actors, musicians, and other performing arts talent during his tenure with AFTRA and SAG.

 

Candace obtained her CPA license in 1991 and started her own accounting business in 1992. She began working with Robert Eatman Enterprises, Inc. in 1998. In Candace's spare time, she enjoys golfing, swimming, music, travel and social dancing.

Erika is a French expat who moved between Europe and the United States for most of her childhood before going on her own to Canada. While living in Montreal, Erika received a Bachelor's degree from McGill University. Erika studied sociology and international development. In 2015 Erika moved to California, joined Robert Eatman Enterprises and has enjoyed learning the business while working closely with clients.