Paul Goodman is CFO of Pura Vida Bracelets, a jewelry company featuring bracelets handmade in Costa Rica. Prior to starting Pura Vida Bracelets, Goodman attended San Diego State University, where he received his B.S. in Finance. While attending SDSU, Goodman worked for a top accounting firm in San Diego, gaining valuable knowledge in accounting, bookkeeping, and taxation. In 2010, Goodman graduated and made his way down to Costa Rica with some buddies for a surf trip, where he met two local artisans making bracelets.
In only five years, Goodman has helped grow Pura Vida to employ 100+ talented artisans, with products distributed in over 2,500 retail stores.
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