Sergey Petrossov is currently JetSmarter’s Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining JetSmarter, he did two IT projects for education facilities speaking Russian. He worked with a South Florida jet operator as an advisor. The idea of JetSmarter came into place when he flew a private jet for the first time in 2009. He realized the challenge of booking on clients and decided to develop how individuals would use mobile tech to book their flights.
He raised finances to launch his app to connect private jet operators and their clients. He launched the JetSmarter app in 2013 after collaborating with several partners and investors. Sergey works with an effective team in bringing a significant change to the logistics and air travel sector. The management team worked with Nokia, Microsoft, Uber, and others thus showing expertise in that particular field. His hard work and vision for a better world brought about the app that is groundbreaking to many.
The company has over 14000 members who generate income for it after paying a certain amount annually. The company is valued at approximately 1.5 billion dollars. The Russian-born relocated to Florida at his teenage which made him know how to hustle. Drive and passion according to Sergey Petrossov are what makes an entrepreneur successful in their careers.
Members of JetSmarter enjoy extra services such as booking a fully private flight and accessing last minute flights. Sergey made good relationships with aviation experts by meeting them at trade fairs. He aims at increasing the company’s income by offering seats on private jets at 500 dollars.
Sergey Petrossov advises the youth to be bold and take more risks since they can’t take them at an old age. Petrossov believes that going through hard times acts as a motivator of you not giving up easily in your ideas. Perseverance in entrepreneurs is essential since it achieves good results in the long-run.