Rand Fishkin is the Wizard of Moz
As the CEO of Moz, he grew the company from 7 employees to 134, revenues from $800K to $29.3mm, and traffic from 1 to 30mm annual visitors. Moz was also named to the Inc500 five years in a row. Rand did all of this in 7 years as CEO.
He’s dedicated his professional life to helping people do better marketing through his blogging, videos, speaking, and his book, Lost and Founder. If you feed him great pasta or great whisky, he’ll give you the cheat code to rank #1 on Google.