Eric Pulier is the Chief Executive Officer of ServiceMesh. This man is regarded as one of the most influential people when matters related to coming up with technologies that help both governments and businesses are concerned. He has been part of the formation of very many companies that have been financed by venture capitalists all over the world. Pulier is also among the 30 e-Visionaries according to VAR Business. This man is also a very respected public at conferences about technology in all parts of the world.
Raised in New Jersey, Eric began interacting with computers at a very young age. In fourth grade, he was already programming computers. His thirst for technology oriented businesses pushed him to start a database company while in high school. In 1994, he joined Harvard University where he studied American and English literature. While in Harvard, he was involved in editorial work for the Harvard Crimson. While still at Harvard, he started classes at MIT where he graduated in 1998. Soon after moving to Los Angeles in 1991, he founded PDT (People Doing Things) which was a company seeking solutions for education, healthcare as well as other issues that could be solved using technology.
In 1994 while still at Harvard, he formed Digital Evolution, which was an interactive agency. In 1998, the company merged with US Interactive LLC. Eric was on the front line in building Starbright World, which was a private social network for children with chronic illnesses. The platform enabled them to chat, message one another and most importantly, get the chance to meet others sharing similar problems. This platform made a lot of significant difference which gained Puler a lot of recognition.
In 1997, the Presidential Inaugural Committee selected him to create and execute the Presidential Technology Exhibition which was held in Washington. After a successful exhibition, he was again chosen to participate in the Vice President’s technology and healthcare forum. Pulier also supports the Clinton Global Initiative as well as other many similar initiatives.
When matters philanthropy are concerned, Puller is always on the front line. He is a Board member of the X-Prize Foundation, which organizes competitions that are aimed at coming up with solutions to solve significant human problems. He is mainly very philanthropic on all causes associated with children. This entrepreneur has also co-written a book titled Understanding Enterprise SOA. This man is a perfect example of how working hard and smart can make anyone successful.
Through his track record, he has clearly demonstrated that it is indeed possible to attain the highest levels of success by doing what one is very passionate about. Every dream is a big dream until one decides not to make it so.