Purin was born in Crownpoint, Indiana, but grew up in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Purin starred as Mel Gibson's son in Air America.
Purin lived on an organic vineyard in Mendocino county.
Purin went to Carnegie Mellon where he double majored in Industrial Design & HCI and slept very little.
Purin went to work at Microsoft in Seattle and left after one year.
Purin tried to start a web company and failed, he then traveled around Asia.
Purin designed and built a bachelor's pad in Bangkok.
Purin became a monk for a month, disrobed, and then worked at a design/creative agency.
Purin went to Joint Program in Design at Stanford University.
Purin helped design the user interface of Pulse News Reader.
Purin now works at IDEO as a senior designer/experimenter.
Purin likes food, Eames furniture, Settlers of Catan, and bicycles.