Ross Petersen

CEO of Blitsy

Ross Petersen

Ross Petersen is Co-Founder and CEO of Blitsy, an arts and crafts e-commerce company changing the way creative people worldwide source and buy their arts and crafts supplies.

Previous to Blitsy Ross was Co-Founder of ScrapHD, a digital-scrapbooking and SaaS platform acquired by Michael’s Stores in 2010. Following the acquisition he became Michaels’ Director of Digital Infrastructure, focusing his efforts on launching personalized products and transitioning his prior company’s assets into the industry leading big box retailer.

Actively involved in Chicago’s budding startup and tech ecosystem, Ross also enjoys playing lacrosse, golf and going to Montrose Dog Beach with his wife and 2 dogs.