Aran (Eran) Ariel - Chairman &  Co Founder

Accumulated 15 years of hi-tech experience in an array of activities: In addition to co-founding FocalPursuit, Eran independently develops and implements comprehensive turnkey e-commerce/virtual business projects, content management systems and supplementary projects such as those in the field of Bluetooth proximity marketing. Eran is an ardent supporter of Open Source projects such as Zen-Cart, Joomla! and Openproximity. Prior to FocalPursuit, Eran provided services – in partnership with US-based service and consulting firms - to Israeli hi-tech ventures seeking to expand top line growth in the USA and Canada. 2006 through 2007: VP of business development at RDV-Systems, a startup in the field of innovative 3D modeling and simulation solutions for the CAD industry. I established and directed every single aspect of the company’s business activities in the United States. Stints at start-ups include the positions of marketing manager at Hi-G-Tek, a developer of active RFID solutions (2005), Director of Marketing and Sales at TeraSync, a developer of advanced synchronization modules for SONET and SDH based equipment (2002-2004), and ITS/CTWare, a developer of CTI applications (2001). From 1997-2001, I held the position of sales manager of the computer technologies division at Contahal. Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from the School of Business Management, College of Management, Tel-Aviv; Ben Gurion University’s preparatory and matriculations program; and completed the MIT Forum/Tel Aviv University’s Recanati entrepreneurship workshop (2008).

 

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