Eric Pulier is a well known American Entrepreneur, philanthropist and author based in California city of Los Angeles. He grew up in Teaneck, New Jersey. He started programming computers while in fourth grade and by the time he was in High school he set up a database company. In 1984 he joined Harvard University to progress with his studies. His major area of study was English and Literature. He was an editor and writer of a column in The Harvard Crimson. He had classes at MIT which was a neighboring school and in 1988 he graduated magna cum laude.
In 19991 he moved to Los Angeles where he founded a company that dealt with health care, Education among other issues through the use of technology. His ambitions kept on moving and in 1994, he founded Digital Evolution which is an interactive agency. In 1998, it merged with US interactive LLC. Pulier also championed the formation of Starbright World, a social network used by chronically sick children through which they can chat and post comment to other children who have the same problems.
He was also selected by the Inaugural Presidential Committee to create and execute The Bridge to 21st century which was the Presidential Technology Exhibition in Washington DC. After this exhibition he participated In the former vice president Al Gore’s health care and technology workshop where he gave an advice on initiative on health care and technology. He also takes part in the Clinton Global Initiative.
Generally he has founded other ventures such as Desktone, Akana and others. He is also a co – authour of Understanding Enterprise SOA, a well noted book on service oriented architecture.
Pulier also funds many non – profit making organizations. He is also a member of the X – Prize Foundation, the painted turtle and many other philanthropic organizations where he sits as a board member.