Currently alive, at 61 years of age.
1954 – Craig Benson was born on the 8th of October in New York City. He was an American cable television businessman and Republican politician.
1977 – Received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Babson College.
– He attended Chatham High School in Chatham, New Jersey.
1979 – He graduated with an MBA at Syracuse University.
1983 – He and partner Bob Levine started Cabletron Systems in a garage.
1985 – The company Cabletron Systems, moved to Rochester, New Hampshire.
1989 – Cabletron Systems went public.
1997 – He resigned in Cabletron Systems.
1998 – 1999 – Reappointed himself CEO of Cabletron.
2000 – Dissolved into four separate companies (Enterasys Networks, Aprisma Technologies, Riverstone
Networks, and Global Network Technology Services).
2001 – Began running for governor of New Hampshire, promising to use technology and greater efficiency to save money in state government.
2003 – 2005 – He served as Governor of New Hampshire.