GTX’s innovative wearable tech product line including the patented GPS SmartSole™ featured at U.N. Summit
LOS ANGELES, CA and MINNEAPOLIS, MN – July 30, 2014 – GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading global provider of personal location wearable technologies, and The Brewer Group, Inc. (TBG), a diversified global investment advisory firm, announced today a renewal of their long-term partnership agreement to maximize GTX’s brand and market awareness in an effort to increase sales channels and expand the company’s global reach. Continued efforts will include further promotion of GTX’s cutting edge GPS SmartSoles product line surrounding the upcoming official product launch and its inclusion in TBG’s Coalition for Concussion Treatment (#C4CT) campaign held at the United Nations.
The #C4CT Concussion Awareness Summit is being convened at the U.N. to explore the potential link between TBI and Alzheimer’s disease. GTX management will join a diverse working group of clinicians, medical researchers, policy makers, international diplomats, athletes, celebrities, and philanthropic organizations to raise awareness, advance clinical research, and develop public policy in order to address this major unmet medical need and public health issue.
In particular, GTX’s association with the #C4CT movement has brought GTX technologies to the attention of victims of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and/or Alzheimer’s disease, members of professional sports leagues, public and private corporations and international organizations focusing on health and wellness. Since February 2013, The Brewer Group has provided ongoing business development and marketing support as well as successfully utilized its extensive network to allow GTX to identify, attract and ally with like-minded companies and organizations, enhancing global exposure of GTX’s groundbreaking products.
GTX Corp CEO, Chairman and founder Patrick Bertagna along with Professor Andy Carle and other GTX team members will be attending the upcoming #C4CT Alzheimer’s Concussion Awareness Summit on July 31st at the United Nations in New York City where they will have the opportunity to showcase their products and demonstrate how they can play an effective role in providing solutions for those suffering from TBI and/or Alzheimer’s disease in front of a diverse audience. Mr. Bertagna and The Brewer Group will also spend the week meeting with investors and potential strategic partners to discuss the further distribution of GTX products across the globe.
“Alzheimer’s is a growing global concern affecting more than 35 million people today and expecting to reach 277 million by 2050. The annual cost in dealing with this has just crossed $1 trillion and we can’t think of a better venue than the United Nations to address this challenge head on. We are honored to be part of the #C4CT Alzheimer’s Concussion Awareness Summit and I want to personally thank Jack Brewer for his passion and dedication and we look forward to many more years of working together,” stated GTX Corp CEO, Chairman and founder Patrick Bertagna.
GTX Corp has been a pioneer in wearable technology for over a decade, empowering the global community and helping keep people connected to who and what matters most. The GTX product line has evolved to bring the highly-adaptable GPS SmartSole™ shoe inserts to prominence, as featured in major international media outlets including an up-coming Business Journals article highlighting the value utilizing wearable technology in managing the debilitating effects of dementia. The Company’s flagship GPS and BLE SmartSoles are the next generation—version 2.0—of the earlier GPS Smart Shoe and allow caregivers to pinpoint individuals instantly, no matter where they are, via on-demand location updates and immediate notifications to any PC, smartphone or tablet.
“We are thrilled to extend our relationship with GTX Corp as we remain fully dedicated not only to promote their patented GPS wearable tech products, but also to help address the critical need of providing innovative safety and security solutions to individuals and loved ones worldwide, including the unfortunately growing number of our population suffering from the lasting effects of cognitive memory disorders such as Alzheimer’s and TBI,” commented The Brewer Group CEO, H.E. Ambassador Jack Brewer. “We consider this partnership the continuation of many exciting, influential collaborative efforts ahead in our ongoing quest to help people around the globe stay connected to those who matter most.”
About GTX Corp (GTXO)
GTX Corp (GTXO) is a pioneer in wearable technology and a leader in enterprise 2 way GPS real-time personal location based services. Founded in 2002, headquartered in Los Angeles, California and known for its game-changing and award-winning patented GPS Smart Shoe, its block buster Smartphone GPS Tracking App, and patented GPS SmartSole, GTX provides solutions that answer the “where is” question: where is my mother, child, pet, or high value asset.
Through a robust enterprise platform and licensing business model the Company offers a complete end to end solution of location based hardware, middleware, apps, connectivity and professional services. Letting you know where or how someone or something is at the touch of a button, delivering security and peace of mind in an instant. GTX Corp also owns and operates LOCiMOBILE, Inc. which develops applications for smart phones and tablets and Code Amber Alertag. The Company has a comprehensive intellectual property strategy and owns an extensive portfolio of patents, patents pending, registered trademarks, copy rights and URL’s.
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About The Brewer Group
Established in 2005, The Brewer Group (TBG) is a multi-faceted global investment advisory firm focused on providing tailored services including investment banking advisory, asset management, specialty finance and business development for public and private companies as well as high-profile clientele including athletes, entertainers and world leaders. TBG specializes in multiple sectors including: financial services; biotechnology & healthcare; sports; media & entertainment; wearable technology & consumer products; sustainable technology & agriculture; education & cultural exchange; and hospitality. The Brewer Group’s relationships with high-profile clientele and affiliates including United Nations representatives, global organizations, distribution outlets, governments, key government and non-governmental officials, NPOs, agencies and unions as well as with various public and private corporations and international organizations place TBG in a unique position to execute a wide range of services around the globe. Additionally, The Brewer Group supports a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, The Jack Brewer Foundation (JBF Worldwide), which uses its various programs and global initiatives to offer educational opportunities and economic development to underprivileged individuals around the world and its Chief Executive Officer, Jack Brewer, also serves as an Ambassador for Peace and Sport for the US Federation of Middle East Peace (USFMEP) at the United Nations. For further information, please visit www.thebrewergroup.com.
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