CEO | MOZ
Sarah Bird serves as the CEO of Moz, the most trusted authority in online search with powerful SEO and local search platforms that improve the position of your brand, locations, and competitive rank in search results.
A student of the world, Sarah attended Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada; Koç University in Istanbul, Turkey; University of Washington School of Law in Seattle, Washington; and East China University School of Law and Politics in Shanghai, China. After practicing law for several years, Sarah threw herself into the startup lifestyle and helped build Moz from the ground up. She sets the company strategy and drives execution through alignment, authentic company culture, and transparency. Sarah regularly speaks about entrepreneurship, business models, search marketing, women in tech, and fostering an inspiring company culture. Her credits include the University of Washington, Fledge, Startup Weekend, the Microsoft Accelerator Program, Seattle Tech Meetup, the White House Summit on Working families, Seattle Interactive Conference, Web Summit, Catalyst, and Defrag.
She was named a Geekwire CEO of the Year Finalist three times—as well as Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, Puget Sound Business Journal 40 Under 40, and a Top 100 Women in Tech. Sarah supports many charitable and educational institutions, including Solid Ground, Ignite Worldwide, TAF Academy, Techbridge, Ada Developers Academy, and WACAP.