Eric Pulier is an American entrepreneur who has made a name for himself not only through his success but also through her perseverance and his philanthropy. He is a unique member of American society because his success has only been made by using his skill sets to helping those that truly deserve help.
Eric Pulier was born and raised in New Jersey. His success started as early as fourth grade. In the fourth grade, Pulier programmed a computer. This started Pulier’s love and career path that involved the use of technology. Using technology to better the world would later become a career path that Eric Pulier would follow.
By the time that Pulier was in high school, Eric Pulier had started his own database company. His innovation and intelligence is what eventually earned him a spot in the freshman class of Harvard University. At Harvard University, Pulier took an interest in American and English literature and graduated with a degree in both. Pulier even graduated magna cum laude. While attending Harvard University from 1984 to 1988, Pulier even participated in the school newspaper, Harvard Crimson.
After graduating with great honors, Pulier packed up his bags and decided to start new in the land of opportunities, Los Angeles. In 1991, only 3 years after moving, Pulier became the proud founder of People Doing Things. This new company focused on the topics of health care, education, and many other hot topics. All of these subjects were addressed by Pulier through the use of his special skill-set, technology. In 1994, Pulier then founded a brand new company which was later merged with a competing company. One of Pulier’s proudest accomplishments was his creation of Starbright. Starbright was a social media network that was private. The site was geared towards chronically ill children. On the site, children could chat, blog, or post content. The goal of this site was to let chronically ill kids talk to others who are in the same situation.
In 1997, Pulier was asked to both create and execute the Presidential Technology Exhibition that would take place in Washington D.C. The theme of this exhibition was 21st century technology, meaning what one might think to expect within the next 100 years. Pulier, after the exhibition, even had the honor of being asked to work along side Al Gore for the purpose of addressing his forums through technology.
Eric Pulier, though still young, has had a long a successful career. Pulier, a philanthropist currently sits on the innovative board which is a board that regularly discusses solutions to problems that effect humanity. Pulier is also dedicated to helping the children. he has made multiple donations to help the children who are chronically ill.