Eran was born in Princeton, NJ, raised in Israel and now resides in Mountain View, CA.
He has been a LAMP stack developer for over 9 years (P for PHP), focusing on development standards, design patterns and open-source. He is a co-founder at Binpress, a discovery service and marketplace for source-code components, which was developed by Lionite, a company he is a partner at.
He studied Physics at the Tel-Aviv University, and is a certified Zend Framework engineer, a stackoverflow contributor and a moderator on the devnetwork forums. He is also a user-experience enthusiast.