NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading private jet booking app JetSmarter, announced today the appointment of Joseph A. Epstein, CPA, CGMA, as Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, Epstein will oversee worldwide multi-currency corporate finance including treasury, cash management, financial planning, and investor relations.
"We are thrilled to have Joey Epstein join our thriving team as our new Chief Financial Officer," said Sergey Petrossov, CEO of JetSmarter. "With his extensive experience as a CPA and his passion for the industry, we feel confident Epstein's skills and can-do attitude will be a perfect asset to JetSmarter's continued growth and success."
Prior to his role at JetSmarter, Epstein served as a Director of McGladrey, LLP, a leading professional services firm. In his 11 years with the company, he handled financial audits, income and sales tax audits, tax planning and assisted clients with their exit strategies. Most recently, Epstein was elected Vice Chair of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In addition he serves on the Board of numerous not-for-profits and local community organizations.
JetSmarter's current Chief Financial Officer, Gennady Barsky has been promoted to President of the company. Barsky will focus on continuing to grow the company's worldwide business, and continue to oversee global investor relations and business development.
This announcement is part of JetSmarter's continued global expansion. Additional announcements for the company will be made throughout 2016.
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 www.JetSmarter.com.