Petri Rahja is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Scoopshot, the disruptive photo crowd-sourcing application. The company was founded in April 2010 in Helsinki. Its international expansion is in process now. Petri has an extensive international career in both smaller technology start-ups as well as in large multinationals gained in Finland, Spain and the USA.
Scoopshot is the leading mobile platform for photo and video crowdsourcing with over 600,000 app downloads across 200 countries. Anyone with a smartphone can download the free Apple or Android app and submit photos and videos for sale in the Scoopshot store. Brands and publishers purchase users’ work for use in editorial and marketing materials or, alternatively, they can publish any image online for free with an in-image ad. More than 70 leading media companies and brands use the platform, including USA Today, Metro US, News Corp Australia, Fiat, and Oxfam, Pearson. Scoopshot was founded in Helsinki, Finland, and is part of the P2S Media Group Inc.