Craig McCaw Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Craig McCaw

Last Updated: 03 Apr, 2024 | Views: 84

Age: 74

Profession: Business Men

Other Profession(s): Entrepreneur

Famous For: Founder Of McCaw Cellular

Higher Education: Stanford University

Net Worth: $2 Billion

Craig McCaw Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
11 Aug, 1949 (74 Years 09 Months 9 Days)

Birth Country
United States

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Craig McCaw Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography): 
Craig McCaw was born on 11 August 1949. He is an American businessman, entrepreneur, and pioneer in the cellular phone industry and market. His contributions are not just significant, but they have shaped the very landscape of this industry. He is the esteemed founder of McCaw Cellular, now part of AT&T Mobility, and Clearwire Corporation, now part of T-Mobile. His mother's name was Marion, and his father's was J. Elroy McCaw. 
Craig McCaw early life 
Craig McCaw, the second of four sons, was born into a family that lived in the affluent gated highland community north of Seattle. Craig McCaw's father was the owner of Gotham Broadcasting Corporation and he was also doing a  business of commercialization of Television and radio stations. However, tragedy struck at the age of 57 when his father passed away in 1969, leaving behind a company in Centralia, Washington, with an estimated 2000 to 4000 subscribers and a significant debt that was not sold to repay.
Craig McCaw Later ventures establishments 
• Craig McCaw planned to enter the broadband and ISP market and became the founder of NEXTLINK Communications. 
• NEXTLINK Communications linked up with Concentric Network, and now it was to be called XO Communications.
• In 2004, Craig McCaw founded Clearwire Corporation, a wireless broadband Internet service provider.
• In 2007, Clearwire  is that company which providing their services in 46 markets in the united states . a well-known company, could offer its services in 46 markets in the US and four markets in Europe. 
• In January 2009 at Portland, Clearwire  had launched its first 4G mobile WiMAX network 
Craig McCaw Awards and Honors 
• 2000 – Wireless Hall of Fame Honoree
• 2007 – Silicon Valley Forum's Visionary Honoree

Craig McCaw Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 175 cm
In Meters 1.75 m
In feet & Inches 5'9"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 68 Kg
In Pounds 149 lbs

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Craig McCaw Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
J. Elroy McCaw

Mother's Name
Marion McCaw

Wendy Petrak, Susan Rasinski

Bruce McCaw, Keith McCaw, John McCaw Jr.

Chase McCaw, Reid McCaw

Julia McCaw

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