Rand Fishkin (born 1979) is an American entrepreneur, blogger, and author. He is the chief executive officer of Moz, a software as a service (SaaS) company based in Seattle, Washington, that sells inbound marketing and marketing analytics software subscriptions.  
Education & Career
Rand is also co-author of The Art of SEO, a classic tome on the subject of Search engine optimization. Rand is also cofounder of Inbound.org. Rand is known as the "Wizard of Moz" - an homage to The Wizard of Oz. 
Rand hails originally from Seattle, Washington. He attended University of Washington, Seattle from 1997 to 2001, dropping out to start Moz. He is married to Geraldine Fishkin, the Founder of the travel blog The Everywhereist.