Changing the world through technology: Eric Pulier

Eric Pulier is a renowned name among the American visionaries with a passion to changing the world through technology. Born and raised in Teaneck, New Jersey,had a keen interest in technology, and Eric Pulier was programming computers since his fourth grade. This entrepreneur started his venture with a database company in high school, and till today he has co/founded a total of 15 IT companies which are highly acclaimed and supported by the leading investors in the country. Besides these, he is a passionate technologist, a published author & columnist, a renowned public speaker, and a philanthropist by heart.

After completing his graduation from Harvard University as magma cum laude, Eric moved to Los Angeles to establish People Doing Things in 1991 and played the leading role in creating the Starbright World which is a unique platform for chronically ill children to interact with each other. Later on, in 1997, he was selected to lead the “The Bridge to the 21st Century“, the prestigious Presidential Technology Exhibition. He also played a vital role in Al Gore’s health care and technology forum and Clinton Global Initiative.

However, Eric is mostly known for his entrepreneurship success in enterprise technology. Desktone, Digital Evolution, US Interactive, Media Platform, Akana, ServiceMesh, and the Enterprise Cloud Leadership Council are some of the ventures that he has founded ever since he moved into L.A. Currently he is based in Los Angeles and lives with his four kids.

He is also a successful author and has published some articles on technology. During college, he was the author and editor of a weekly column for Harvard Crimson Weekly. He has also developed some innovation on different arena including cloud computing which is waiting for patents. He is also a prominent public speaker on technology and attended a number public events on IT as a speaker. As a philanthropist, he has been engaged with some humanitarian causes and making his contribution to the society through technology and his personal fortune. Currently, he is serving on the board of Innovation Board of the XPRIZE Foundation and The Painted Turtle.

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