JetSmarter chooses Atkatz for VP, executive creative director

JetSmarter has appointed Matthew Atkatz as Vice President, Executive Creative Director, the company said.

Atkatz brings 20 years of advertising and marketing experience to the company. Prior to his role at JetSmarter, Atkatz served as a marketing consultant and executive creative director, working at top advertising agencies in New York, Los Angeles, Portland, and Miami on global brands, including Sony, Target, British Airways, Chrysler, Grey Goose, Carnival Cruise Lines, Universal Studios, and The Miami Heat.

Atkatz holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts in industrial design from the Rhode Island School of Design.

JetSmarter, a mobile marketplace for private jets, has created a new class of air travel that is able to offer both custom charters and unused seats across thousands of flights. The company has lowered the entry cost into the private aviation market, making it more available to travelers around the world.