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Name Followers Following External
1 Gary Vaynerchuk – Family first! But after that, businessman. CEO of @vaynermedia. Host of #DailyVee & The #AskGaryVee Show. A dude who loves The Hustle @Winelibrary & the @NYJets 302,479 4,623
2 Tim O'Reilly – Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media. Watching the alpha geeks, sharing their stories, helping the future unfold. 256,935 1,435
3 Benjamin P. Hardy – Organizational Psychologist. Husband and father of 5 living in Orlando. New book: Personality Isn’t Permanent: https://benjaminhardy.com 244,238 1,556
4 Bernie Sanders – Sen. Bernie Sanders is the longest serving independent in congressional history. 219,909 606
5 Jason Fried – Founder & CEO at Basecamp. Co-author of Getting Real, Remote, and REWORK. http://basecamp.com 212,836 158
6 Ev Williams – CEO of Medium, partner at Obvious Ventures, co-founder of Twitter, thinker of thoughts 212,569 2,315
7 Marc Andreessen – 'Andreessen is the quintessential guy who is wrong with corporate America...Hard to hear, talks with a squeaky voice that only a dog can understand.'–Carl Icahn 207,833 3,514
8 Biz Stone – Dad, husband, entrepreneur. 204,267 367
9 Julie Zhuo – Currently: Inspirit. Former Product Design VP @ FB. Author of The Making of a Manager https://amzn.to/2PRwCyW. Find me @joulee. I love people, words, and food. 203,967 494
10 Hillary Clinton – 2016 Democratic Nominee, SecState, Senator, hair icon. Mom, Wife, Grandma x3, lawyer, advocate, fan of walks in the woods & standing up for our democracy. 202,582 132
11 Larry Kim – CEO of MobileMonkey. Founder of WordStream. Top columnist @Inc ❤️ AdWords, Facebook Advertising, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Start-ups & Venture Capital ???? 200,758 5,131
12 Thomas Oppong – Founder @AllTopStartups | Contributor at Business Insider. I share tools for productivity, wealth, health and career growth at https://postanly.substack.com 189,984 26,633
13 Darius Foroux – Author of 7 books, including Think Straight. I write about productivity, habits, decision making, and wealth building: dariusforoux.com/ 171,735 3,422
14 M.G. Siegler – General Partner @ GV (née Google Ventures). In past lives I wrote at TechCrunch, VentureBeat, and ParisLemon. A man of few words. Except when writing. ???? 167,416 1,331
15 James Altucher – For some reason, I’ve turned myself inside out and all my guts have spilled onto my blog. One day I’ll run out of stuff but not yet. http://bit.ly/2blmiaG 167,196 5,172
16 Umair Haque – vampire. 152,841 521
17 Chris Dixon – www.cdixon.org/about 150,269 2,511
18 Sarah Cooper – Writer & Comedian 147,760 2,476
19 Dave Pell – I write NextDraft, a quick and entertaining look at the day’s most fascinating news. 143,336 511
20 Nir Eyal – Want to overcome distraction? Get my free 80-page guide to becoming “Indistractable” at: NirAndFar.com 140,985 2,029
21 Wil Wheaton – Wizard. Time Lord. Fake geek girl. On a good day I am charming as fuck. 136,585 97
22 DHH – Creator of Ruby on Rails, Founder & CTO at Basecamp (formerly 37signals), NYT Best-selling author of REWORK and REMOTE, and Le Mans class-winning racing driver. 131,538 101
23 Kevin Rose – Builder. Meditator. Husband of @summertomato, father to Zelda & Toaster. 128,123 521
24 Anil Dash – CEO of @Glitch. Trying to make tech more ethical & humane. (Also an advisor to Medium.) More: http://anildash.com/ 123,506 2,572
25 Seth Godin – Founder of altMBA, the Marketing Seminar etc. Daily blogger, teacher, speaker, 18 bestsellers as well... 121,131 1
26 Mark Suster – 2x entrepreneur. Sold both companies (last to salesforce.com). Turned VC looking to invest in passionate entrepreneurs — I’m on Twitter at @msuster 114,946 1,102
27 Steven Levy – Writing for Wired, Used to edit Backchannel here. Just wrote Facebook: The Inside Story. 111,788 553
28 Jason Calacanis – I angel invest in awesome startups... and try to build them myself. Be excellent to each other. 104,461 12,931
29 Eric Elliott – Make some magic. #JavaScript 100,984 7,017
30 Jeff Goins – Writer. Speaker. Entrepreneur. Father of two. Bestselling author of 5 books. Read more at goinswriter.com. 99,017 12,435
31 Tobias van Schneider – Self-taught Designer & Maker. Un-Employed. Founder of https://www.semplice.com/ Formerly Spotify — More About me: http://www.vanschneider.com 98,318 686
32 Dave McClure 93,933 10,320
33 Reid Hoffman – Entrepreneur. Investor. Strategist. 91,143 365
34 Steve Blank – The Father of Modern Entrepreneurship 90,093 7
35 John Rampton – Entrepreneur, Writer, Online Marketing Guy, Blogger, Husband and Full Time Computer Nerd. Founder @Calendar and @Due 89,397 112,094
36 Hunter Walk – Funding exciting startups via @Homebrew 88,870 2,707
37 Mike Monteiro – English is my second language. You were my first. 88,243 549
38 Ben Horowitz – VC, Blogger, and Author of http://www.harpercollins.com/books/Hard-Thing-About-Things-Ben-Horowitz/?isbn=9780062273208. 87,325 129
39 Chris Sacca – I love @crystale. Sometimes on @ABCSharkTank. Early investor: @Twitter @Uber @Twilio @Instagram. Now working to give back. https://chrissacca.com/ 87,096 640
40 Addy Osmani – Eng. Manager at Google working on Chrome • Passionate about making the web fast. 85,216 886
41 Robert Scoble – Spatial Computing Research at Infinite Retina. 84,958 26,413
42 Kris Gage – Writer — www.krisgage.com reach me at krisgagemedium@gmail.com 83,928 17
43 Paul Ford – CEO, https://postlight.com, a digital product studio in NYC. Also writer, Medium advisor, programmer. Any port in a storm, especially ports 80 and 443. 83,867 1,051
44 Eric Ries – Trying to change how startups are built. 80,365 548
45 Brianna Wiest – Writer, poet. Sign up here: briannawiest.com/newsletter 76,594 51
46 Jeffrey Zeldman – studio.zeldman. Designing With Web Standards. A List Apart magazine. An Event Apart design conference. A Book Apart publications. The Big Web Show. zeldman.com 74,808 3,041
47 Preethi Kasireddy – I do not publish on Medium any longer. You can find my latest writings here: www.preethikasireddy.com 71,605 212
48 Om Malik – Partner at True Ventures. Founder of GigaOM. 70,924 1,206
49 Brad Feld – I'm a managing director at Foundry Group. I live in Boulder, Colorado, invest in software and Internet companies around the US, run marathons, and read a lot. 70,799 674
50 Brian Chesky – Co-founder, CEO of Airbnb 68,352 177