Eric Pulier is an American investor with a knack for writing, public speaking and philanthropy. As of today, his broad portfolio includes the over fifteen companies he either funded, founded or co-founded. Eric Pulier’s main specialization lies in raising capital. Today, he’s feted for raising hundreds of millions of dollars from leading hedge fund investors in the states and beyond.
Here are some of the companies Mr. Pulier has worked his magic on Digital Evolution, US Interactive, Media Platform, Akana, Desktone, ServiceMesh and the Enterprise Cloud Leadership Council. What’s more, Eric is heavily involved in charity and philanthropy. Here’s a few examples of the organizations and causes the tech-investor supports: Trident Capital, eCompanies, Monitor Ventures. The investor continues to finance startups in the tech and in the media realm.
A perfect example of his altruistic nature is evident in a particular initiative he works with. It’s called The Painted Turtle, a summer camp for children suffering from chronic illnesses. Another selfless endeavor he participates in goes by the name of the X-Prize Foundation. Ideally, X-Prize is a non-profit organization which aims to come up with solutions to the biggest conundrums facing humanity today.
The mission of the Painted Turtle initiative is to reach out to kids threatened with terminal diseases and inspire them to transform into greater persons. The kids get a chance to interact and share with each other through the camping experiences. Additionally, the organization caters to the medical needs and the education of the ailing youngsters.
Clinton Global Initiative
Before launching Painted Turtle, Eric was involved with People Doing Things. This company was started way back in the early nineties and it focused on health care, education among other issues solving using technology. Soon thereafter, in 1994, he began yet another IT firm, Digital Evolution. Four years later, Digital Evolution merged with US Interactive LLC. Eric has done extensive work with the Clinton Global Initiative.
About Eric Pulier
Eric is based in L.A, but he was born in Teaneck, New Jersey. He graduated from Harvard University. He graduated in 1988 with a Magna Cum Laude. He studied English and American Literature, Computer Science, Visual, and Environmental Studies. He has co-authored two academic publications: Understanding Enterprise SOA and the Enterprise Industrial Complex.
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