Craig Newmark Bio Details

Full name

Craig Alexander Newmark





Date of birth

6 Dec 1972

Birth place

New Jersey, USA


Internet Entrepreneur

Computer Engineer (1976)

Salesperson (1982 - 1993)


Morristown High School, New Jersey, United States

Developed Craigslist, a free digital notice board, in 1993 and was mainly used in San Fancisco for the first 5 years of its existence.  So popular was the site that in 2004 a documentary called 24 Hours on Craigslist was made and San Francisco made 10th October 'Craigslist Day'.  By 2005 the site was being used in 30 countries around the world and Newmark was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time.

Craig Newmark

Founder of Craigslist
Craig Newmark

Relationship History

Eileen Whelpley


Craig Newmark Siblings

Jeff Newmark


Craig Newmark Family

Craig Newmark's parents:

Craig Newmark's father was Lee Newmark Craig Newmark's mother is Joyce Newmark

Craig Newmark's current partners:

Craig Newmark has a relationship with Eileen Whelpley

Craig Newmark's siblings:

Craig Newmark's brother is Jeff Newmark

Craig Newmark FameChain Links

Titans of the Internet

Other people in this association:

Tim Berners-Lee

Sergey Brin

Larry Page