Sergey Petrossov was born in Russia-born entrepreneur and businessman. Earlier in his life, his family relocated to the US, taking him along. At first, Sergey lived in Colorado and then California. Later on, he settled in Florida. While in Florida, Sergey attended Florida University, where he attained a degree in finance.
While at the university, Petrossov was introduced to computer sciences and technology. The development laid the basis of his career in technology. Upon graduating, he co-founded two IT projects; a distances learning platform for Russian –speaking education institution, and an online chat system for website customers.
Petrossov is also an experienced business executive. He has served as a board advisor for a private jet company that offered on-demand charter services. His experience at the company as a board advisor paved the way for his venture in the flight services. During one of his private flights, he noticed a gap in the way the traditional brick-and-mortar approach to booking charter flights was inconvenient. He was convinced that technology could be used to solve this problem.
Armed with his computer skills from the university, Sergey Petrossov started the process of creating an app that was going to solve this problem. His key idea was to connect flyers with the jet operators. The idea became operational in mid-2012, leading to the birth of JetSmarter.
With additional funds and working with his team of skillful technology, advisory, and management teams, Sergey hit the ground running. Most of the experts in his team are credited with successful projects executions for more than 40 years. They have worked with leading technology companies like Mercedes Benz, Nokia, Microsoft, and uber.
Petrossov officially launched the JetSmarter app to the public in early 2013. With his superior business acumen and entrepreneur skills at the helm of JetSmarter, Sergey Petrossov was headed to great success. Following his impressive success with JetSmarter, Sergey has been severally recognized. As the Founder and the Chief Executive Officer, he won Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Consumer Technology Award.
Currently, JetSmarter app is connecting millions of travelers across the world, and Petrossov is more focused on creating more customer satisfaction through making traveling easy, convenient and fun. With his team, Sergey Petrossov seeks to grow the market base through word of mouth and referrals from satisfied users for the services.