Richard Kaufman is the Owner and Founder of Goodspot, which is a motion picture and film company. Kaufman founded Goodspot in 1997 with a phone call to a designer. Goodspot has partnered with many of the leading Hollywood motion picture studios and Goodspot’s clients come from the world of entertainment, politics, fashion and consumer goods. Their diverse client list includes Nike, Cole Haan, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Image Entertainment, The Television Academy, and The Aspen Music Festival.
Prior to founding Goodspot, Kaufman was a Partner and Co-Creative Director at New Wave Entertainment. He also worked as a Video Tape Editor at Modern Videofilm.
In 2008, Kaufman was honored with an Emmy nomination for his production and direction of the 11th Annual Ribbon of Hope Ceremonies, which was a star-packed, multi-camera event produced with the Academy of Television.