What makes Eric Pulier a great Entrepreneur and a Philanthropist?

Eric Pulier is an American based entrepreneur, philanthropist, and author. He lives in Los Angeles California. Eric Pulier was born and raised in Teaneck, New Jersey. At the tender age, Eric had a passion for computers. At fourth grade, he had learned to code and to create software by himself. While he joined high school, Eric started a database company. The company focused on providing solutions to data storage and management.

Education

After high school, Eric decided to do away with computer programming. He joined Harvard University in the year 1984. At Harvard, Eric majored in English and Literature. While he was still a student, Eric was a both a writer and the editor of the Harvard Crimson magazine. He also attended classes at MIT and graduated with first class honors.

Career

In the year 1991, Eric moved from New Jersey to Los Angeles and founded PDT (People Doing Things). PDT focused on finding solutions to problems facing education, healthcare, and other social issues. The organization performed very well, in fact; it motivated him to start another company. In the year 1994, Eric founded an interactive agency known as Digital Evolution. Digital Evolution joined forces with US Interactive LL C in the year 1998.

Government projects

Eric also worked on government projects. In the year 1997, he was chosen by the President Inaugural Committee, to help in creating Presidential Technology Exhibition held in Washington D.C. Following the success of the project, Eric was appointed by the Office of the Vice-president to head Healthcare forum. The conference aimed at providing healthcare solutions through the use of technology. The project is one of the most successful that Eric has carried out throughout his career.

Philanthropy

Apart from having founded over 15 successful companies, Eric has also invested his time and money in charity. He serves as a board member of X-prize foundation. X-prize is a non-profit organization that focuses on providing a platform where people compete in finding solutions to problems facing humanity. Eric is also a significant contributor to the Painted Turtle. Painted Turtle is an organization that deals with helping kids suffering from chronic diseases.

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