Now 63 years old, married for the past fifteen years, and the father of two boys, Craig Duling lives as he has for decades in the community of Atherton, California. Having long ago achieved considerable financial security, Mr. Duling devotes most of his time to overseeing his investments and real estate holdings, and participating in the upbringing and education of his sons, but also gives his time and money for the betterment of his community and society.
After Mr. Duling graduated from San Jose State University with a degree in physics he worked in the aerospace industry for Lockheed Missiles and Space Company where he held a top secret clearance while working on a classified project for the United States Military. Following this, he worked in other fields including venture capital funding. One of Mr. Dulings’s more prominent successes in the venture capital field was his funding of International Financial Technology, Inc. This company was rated by Business Week Magazine as one of the top 10 fastest growing companies in the United States. IFT was underwritten by Goldman Sachs in 1997 and went public with phenomenal success.
Mr. Duling is life member of the American Numismatic Association and an active member of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors. Collector of Americana including Civil War memorabilia, antique political campaign memorabilia, and antique pocket watches.