JetSmarter Adds First U.S. Secretary Of Homeland Security Tom Ridge To Its Board Of Directors

Leading Private Jet Booking App's Network Gains Security Veteran

Mar 07, 2016, 14:19 ET from JetSmarter

NEW YORK, March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading private jet booking app JetSmarter, announced today the addition of the first U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and former Governor of Pennsylvania, Tom Ridge to its Board of Directors. Ridge served as Secretary of Homeland Security from 2003 to 2005, tasked with developing and executing a comprehensive strategy to strengthen the United States against threats to its national security.  As JetSmarter is a top company in aviation regulatory compliance, Gov. Ridge's involvement will further reinforce its stellar global safety and security infrastructure.

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"We are thrilled to announce the addition of Tom Ridge to our Board of Directors," said Sergey Petrossov, CEO of JetSmarter. "We feel honored to have someone with his immeasurable experience advising our team as we work towards improving and educating the private jet industry in regard to regulatory compliance."

"JetSmarter is a groundbreaking platform that has optimized private jet travel across the globe," said Gov. Ridge. "I look forward to helping their talented team strengthen JetSmarter's already resilient internal operations, as the company continues to grow and thrive in the aviation market."

JetSmarter continues to expand its services throughout the US and international regions, and has made private jet travel more accessible. Currently, the innovative mobile app offers three different services, regular JetCharter, JetDeals and JetShuttle.

Additional announcements for the company will be made throughout 2016.  For more information, please visit

About JetSmarter
JetSmarter is a mobile marketplace that offers instant pricing and availability for private jets worldwide.  The application democratizes the private jet industry by decreasing the entry price for consumers and helping air carriers' gain more exposure within the market. By eliminating the middle man when it comes to booking a private jet, this app takes the process into the future with simplicity and ease. The JetSmarter app is available for iOS and Android. For more information, please visit

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