Robert Tuchman is an entrepreneur in the sports and entertainment industry having had the opportunity to create, build and eventually sell two separate experiential agencies. The most recent company started, Goviva, was acquired by Creative Artists Agency in 2016.
Prior to getting acquired by Creative Artists Agency, Goviva was an industry leader in the business of once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Clients consisted mainly of Fortune 100 companies including American Express, Capital One, AT&T, Google, and HP. The company was named to the Inc. 500 list of America’s fastest growing companies in 2015.
His first business, Tuchman Sports Enterprises (TSE), was an innovator in the experiential industry as one of the first companies to curate exclusive experiences to attend live sporting and entertainment events. Clients included iconic brands such as Hershey, Coca-Cola, Anheuser-Busch, and Microsoft. TSE was acquired by the private equity firm Pfingsten Partners in 2006 and today through subsequent acquisitions is part of NFL On Location. Prior to being sold, TSE made the Inc. 500 list in 2005.
Tuchman has written two books, 100 Sporting Events You Must See Live (Benbella Books) and Young Guns, The Fearless Entrepreneur’s Guide to Chasing Your Dreams and Breaking Out on Your Own (AMACOM Publishing). He is also the host of the podcast “How Success Happens” for Entrepreneur Magazine.