GPS SmartSoles™, Now Available For Purchase, Empowering People with Cognitive Memory Disorders to Stay Active
Los Angeles, CA - December 22, 2014 - GTX Corp, GTX Corp. (GTXO), a pioneer and global provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce that its GPS SmartSoles™ will be made available for consumers to order beginning Monday, December 22nd 2014. The U.S will be the first country to launch, with Canada and Switzerland to follow in the coming weeks and several additional countries in the first part of 2015.
JABA Represents One of 600 Area Agencies on Aging Available for SmartSole Use
Los Angeles, CA - December 15, 2014 - GTX Corp. – GTX Corp. (OTCBB: GTXO), a pioneer and global provider of personal location wearable technologies, and the Jefferson Area Board for Aging (JABA) are pleased to announce the execution of a pilot agreement for use of GTX’s flagship SmartSoles with JABA clients in the city of Charlottesville and the surrounding counties of Central Virginia. The pilot is planned to kick off during the second week of January 2015, and involves the use of 15 SmartSoles with identified JABA clients.
GTX Corp GPS SmartSoles™ Featured in AARP Year End Tech Guide and Endorsed By Retired Professional Boxer
Los Angeles, CA - December 11, 2014 - GTX Corp. GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a pioneer and global provider of personal location wearable technologies, announced today that their GPS SmartSoles are featured in the Technology Gear Guide in the most recent issue of AARP Magazine, and are being endorsed by former middleweight amateur and professional boxer and concussion awareness advocate Ray Ciancaglini.
Expansion to Nordic Markets for SmartSoles with Industry Leader Adds to Growing International Distributor Base
Los Angeles, California – December 8, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCBB: GTXO), a pioneer and global provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce a new distribution agreement with Posifon AB, a market leader in mobile safety alarms for elderly persons in Sweden and other Nordic countries. Comprising of Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland, total population of around 25 million, this territory is one of the more prosperous regions in Europe with very high per capita spend on health care.
“Our business development efforts internationally are now resulting in direct distribution relationships with industry leaders for our SmartSole products,” commented Patrick Bertagna, CEO of GTX Corp. “With our upcoming retail consumer launch of the SmartSoles later this month in the US, we are pleased with the additional demand from overseas distributors that are servicing their own markets using our products. Posifon AB is a recognized leader in working with our core demographic, and we are thrilled to have them on board for the Nordic markets.”
Partnership Provides 24/7 Live Emergency and Concierge Dispatch Service for SmartSole Users
Los Angeles, California – December 2, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCBB: GTXO), a pioneer in personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Life Button 24, a division of World Wide Security Group a leading provider of life safety, dispatch and monitoring services since 1979. Under the strategic partnership, GTX Corp will offer Life Button 24 services to its GPS SmartSole customers, providing 24/7 access to live dispatch operators that can assist caregivers when a loved one goes missing. The premium service will be offered through GTX on a monthly subscription basis as an “add on” to existing monthly tracking service plans provided by GTX.
Los Angeles, Calif. – November 20, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a pioneer in location-based wearable technologies, announced today commentary on its third quarter performance.
Q3 2014 Highlights:
• Revenues up 60% over last year’s quarter
• Cost of goods sold decreased by 16% from last year’s quarter
• Increases in unit sales & subscriptions for drones and other niche applications
• Entered commercial production of flagship GPS SmartSoles
• Entered Security Market
• In Beta testing of BLE SmartSoles
• New “Brand Ambassador” retired professional boxer Ray Ciancaglini
“We are starting to see the ship turn with small and steady increases in performance that reflect the strategy we embarked on earlier this year, of direct sales and penetrating new markets with our core suite of embedded, all purpose and digital tracking and monitoring solutions,” commented Patrick Bertagna, Chief Executive Officer of GTX Corp. “Our current focus remains on the commercial roll out of our GPS SmartSoles, which are now in production and plan to start shipping to customers in early January. We have 1,500 GPS SmartSoles being manufactured, with 500 that are expected to arrive in December. As we begin to deliver our B2B international orders, domestic SmartSole pilot programs and to consumers that are on our pre-order list, we expect to see significant increases in Q1 2015 on both the unit and subscription revenues. We have recently signed up several new pilot programs with major accounts that we believe will contribute to our rollout and growth in 2015.”
Initial Q1 2015 Delivery of SmartSoles Already Sold Out
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER 30, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCBB: GTXO), a pioneer and global provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce that it has officially entered the volume production cycle for its GPS SmartSoles, with expected first delivery in late December. The GPS SmartSoles are being manufactured in partnership with Atlantic Footcare, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of orthotic insoles for over 20 years and strategic partner of the Company.
Jack Brewer articulates the power of GPS SmartSoles providing a real sense of security in today’s uncertain world.
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA AND MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA – SEPTEMBER 23, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCBB: GTXO), a pioneer and global provider of personal location wearable technologies, will break into the personal security market this week with its patented GPS SmartSole™. The ingenious SmartSole tracking system, originally created for people at risk of wandering due to cognitive memory disorders such as Alzheimer’s, dementia, autism, TBI and more will now help protect journalists, diplomats, ambassadors, avid business travelers and other high-profile individuals who travel to dangerous or remote regions of the world by keeping their loved ones and co-workers updated on their whereabouts, no matter where they go.
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Safe Tracks GPS Canada, Inc. Places First Commercial Order
Los Angeles, September 3, 2014 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a pioneer and global provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce the receipt of a volume purchase order for its flagship GPS and BLE SmartSole line of products from Canadian distributor Safe Tracks GPS Canada , Inc. (“Safe Tracks”), a GPS electronic monitoring and safety solution provider across Canada.
Los Angeles, Calif. – August 14, 2014 – GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO), a pioneer in personal location wearable technologies, announced today commentary on its second quarter performance, along with the outlook for the balance of 2014.
Q2 2014 Highlights:
- Launched pilot program for GPS & BLE SmartSoles with 30 active and pending programs in 12 countries
- Accepted orders for close to 1,000 GPS and BLE SmartSoles
- Launched 2 products on Amazon
- Continued penetration of products into new Drone vertical with over 300 units shipped
- Integrated wireless inductive charging in embedded and stand-alone products
- Strengthened intellectual property portfolio with key patent “286” addition
- Featured in WSJ, CNN, BBC, FOX News, Business Journals and several others media outlets.
GTX CORP ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATION IN #C4CT SUMMIT AT THE UNITED NATIONS AND RENEWS LONG-TERM ADVISORY AGREEMENT WITH THE BREWER GROUP, INC.
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.
In New Era of “Wearable Tech” U.S. patent No. 8,760,286 Reinforces the Value of the GTX IP Portfolio and Strengthens its Position in a Rapidly Growing Multi Billion Dollar Market
Los Angeles, Calif. – July 8, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location wearable technologies, was granted another U.S. patent related to its location based monitoring platform. The recently issued U.S. patent No. 8,760,286 (the ‘286 patent) is a significant addition to the existing family of communication protocol patents and to GTX Corp’s overall patent portfolio. GTX delivers solutions to a growing global audience of over 100 million people with cognitive memory disorders, including Alzheimer’s, dementia, Autism and Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) and has been building its intellectual property portfolio of Patents, Trademarks and URL’s since 2002.
GTX Corp Announces Product Availability on Amazon.com
Los Angeles, Calif. – June 24, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading global provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce the availability of its products on Amazon.com, the world’s largest e-commerce store. The first products offered include the company’s VL2000 Take-Along GPS Tracker and the Code Amber Alertags.
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Los Angeles, Calif. – May 8, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading global provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce the receipt of a volume purchase order for its flagship SmartSole line of products from European distributor, Tracker.ch AG.
Since announcement of its new SmartSole line, GTX has been selectively rolling out a pilot program with interested and qualified industry leaders. With initial positive results in hand, GTX has now received its first significant international purchase order for 850 units of the Company’s flagship GPS SmartSoles, BLE SmartSoles, and Bluetooth cube accessories and is expected to begin shipping in July 2014.
Los Angeles, Calif. – May 1, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announced it is now using Stockr to communicate directly with the investing public. Stockr is a social platform that helps investors connect in real-time with one another and to public companies as well as trustworthy sources of tradable information and data.
"Stockr is a powerful platform for companies and investors alike to have meaningful and trusted conversations about investments, "commented Patrick Bertagna, CEO of GTX Corp. "Stockr provides its users with the ability to learn investment rationales allowing investment professionals to follow specific people, companies or industries. While other platforms exist for communities around investments, Stockr is a pure play that provides a verified forum for both investors and companies."
Los Angeles, Calif. – April 16, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location wearable technologies, announced today commentary on the Company’s performance for last year and what shareholders can expect as it moves into the future.
- Began R&D of GPS and BLE SmartSoles – the next generation of wearable technology
- Hired German based engineering firm
- Introduced wireless inductive charging
- Signed a manufacturing agreement with Atlantic Footcare
- Signed a European distribution agreement with Swiss based Tracker.com
- Strengthened our intellectual property position in wearable technology, with now over 80 patents and new trade mark filings
- Secured institutional financing to support our business
The GTX VL2000 broadens the Company’s product offering with a robust ultra small standalone tracking & talking device
Los Angeles, Calif. – April 2, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce the launch of its VL2000 Wear-Where tracking/talking device, a miniaturized quad-band GPS device optimized for today’s demanding requirement were location based safety, security and connectivity are paramount.
Enhanced Intellectual Property Portfolio Strengthens Position In New Era of “Wearable Tech”
Los Angeles, CA – March 19, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location wearable technologies, was recently notified by the U.S. Patent Office that another patent has been allowed related to its innovative and potentially life saving location–based monitoring platform.
"This is a milestone event in our intellectual property roadmap,” commented Larry E. Henneman, Jr., GTX Corp’s patent counsel. “The allowed patent includes 38 claims, with 5 independent claims, directed to tracking devices and methods for remotely configuring the tracking devices. This will be the second of two patents in this family, which are significant because their claims are not limited to footwear. The patents cover the claimed devices and configuration methods whether they are embedded in
Wearables or as stand alone devices, which strengthens the Company’s already extensive IP portfolio and overall value.” The allowed application will also serve as a basis for filing additional patent applications directed to other important aspects of the invention in the near future.
New Wearable BLE Technology Expands Product Suite and Market
Los Angeles, CA – March 6, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location wearable technologies, is pleased to announce the introduction of its new Bluetooth Low Energy (“BLE”) SmartSoles, a footwear system design to simply monitor when the wearer enters or leaves a room or a building and created for people afflicted with Alzheimer’s, dementia or Autism who are prone to wandering. The Company has been in development of this product for over 6 months and plans to commence shipments of its BLE SmartSoles in early Q2 2014.
CEO Patrick Bertagna Panelist for “Wearables from Head to Toe” Segment
Los Angeles, CA – February 7, 2014 – GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO) announced today that it’s CEO Patrick Bertagna has been chosen as a panelist at the upcoming Connected World Conference in Chicago for a session on wearable technologies that occurs on Monday, February 10, 2014 at 2:00pm CT. The Connected World Conference is a nine-day event that bills itself as the global expo for connected technologies that are transforming our professional and personal lives. GTX Corp management, including its CEO, will also be available during the day for one-on-one meetings.
GTX Corp/CEO Comments on NY Senator Chuck Schumer’s Proposed Funding for Tracking Devices for Autistic Children
GTX Products Ideally Positioned to Provide Total Solution for Autistic Children
Los Angeles, Calif. – February 5, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO) Chief Executive Officer, Patrick Bertagna, commented on the proposed legislation brought by New York Senator Chuck Schumer related to GPS tracking devices for autistic children. GTX Corp. is a leading provider of personal location services and wearable technologies, including a patented GPS shoe for individuals afflicted with Alzheimer’s at risk of wandering. The shoe was recognized in an exhibit of the “Top 100 Inventions in History” by the National Museum of Science and Technology in Stockholm, Sweden in 2012. The Company is currently piloting a “GPS SmartSole” insert, which can be used in virtually any shoe, including those of children.
CEO Patrick Bertagna Comments on Company Positioning in the Wearable Tech Industry
Los Angeles, Calif. – January 29, 2014 – GTX Corp. (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location services and wearable technologies, is pleased to announce the upcoming launch of its new line of wearable technology products. GTX CEO, Patrick Bertagna and Technology Expert/Professor Andrew Carle, will be unveiling the new line on Friday January 31st in New York City in conjunction with Brewer Sports International Super Bowl Events.
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Financing and New Product Launch Positions Company for Subscriber Base Growth with a Broad Range of “Smart” Applications
Los Angeles, CA – November 19, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO), a pioneer in wearable technology and embedded GPS monitoring and real time tracking solutions, released the following letter to its shareholders related to third quarter results and a look ahead with new product introductions, new channel partners and increasing subscriber base strategy.
GTX Corp Signs Letter of Intent with TRACKER.COM to Set Up Commercial Launch of the GPS SmartSole™ in Switzerland and Austria.
TRACKER.COM enters the wearable technology market by introducing the GPS enabled insoles
Los Angeles, November 13, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a leader in customizable, patented 2-way GPS solutions and TRACKER.COM, headquartered in Switzerland, recently signed a letter of intent to set up commercial operations to sell, distribute and support the GTX Corp platform of GPS enabled insoles.
Aeris Helps GTX Corp Power a New Era of Personal Location Services and Wearable Technology
GTX Smart Shoes Leverage Aeris Technology to Enable a Greater Degree of Safety for the Customer
Santa Clara, CA – October 23, 2013 -- Aeris Communications, the Made for Machines™ technology and service provider, today announced its M2M GSM program with GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO), a pioneer in wearable technology and a leader in two-way GPS real-time personal location based services. GTX and Aeris are working collaboratively to provide exceptional service to the GTX end users and business customers using the Aeris network.
Financing Positions Company for Growth in a Broad Range of Applications and Vertical Markets
Los Angeles, Calif. – September 26, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCQB: GTXO), a leading provider of personal location technology and wearable technologies, is pleased to announce the completion of several corporate transactions:
• Secured $425k in growth financing from an institutional investor
• Refinanced existing convertible debenture
• Converted certain accrued employee compensation into equity
• Engaged Core Strategic Services to augment current team
Los Angeles, Calif. – September 10, 2013 – LOCiMOBILE®, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), today announced the formal launch of Track My Work Force and GPS Shoe on the Google Android platform.
Track My Work Force (“TMWF”) is an enterprise app for companies looking to effectively track and monitor their work force in real time. GPS Shoe assists caregivers in knowing the whereabouts of loved ones suffering from Alzheimer’s or dementia. Both apps have been available on Apple’s iOS platform since early 2013 and utilize GTX Corp’s proprietary GPS technologies.
Brewer Sports International and GTX Corp Announce Collaborative Marketing Efforts Surrounding Development and Launch of the Next Big Step in New Wearable Technology - GPS SmartSoles™
Strategic partnership includes integration into the professional sports sector and enables business development, marketing, sales and endorsement of GTX Corp’s innovative product line
Minneapolis and Los Angeles, August 20, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a leader in customizable, patented 2-way GPS solutions, and Brewer Sports International (BSI), a multi-faceted global sports management firm, have joined together to further expand the reach of the #NextBigStep in wearable technology: GPS embedded insoles - SmartSoles™
GTX Corp Signs Exclusive Manufacturing Agreement with Atlantic Footcare to Develop and Launch the Next Big Step in New Wearable Technology - GPS SmartSoles™
Los Angeles, August 7, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a leader in customizable, patented 2-way GPS solutions and Atlantic Footcare (AF), recently signed a manufacturing and distribution agreement to develop and launch GPS embedded insoles. Atlantic Footcare, headquartered in Rhode Island has been a leading designer and manufacturer of insoles for over twenty years and supplies many of the major athletic and shoe companies, national retail chains and the U.S military with high quality and comfort insoles. Under the agreement Atlantic Footcare will be making an investment of $200,000 to advance the development of the new GPS SmartSoles.
Los Angeles, Calif. – July 17, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a leader in two-way GPS Personal Location Services (PLS) solutions signed an agreement with AttachaPack LLC, to acquire the exclusive licensing rights of GTX Corp’s enterprise GPS Tracking platform and miniaturized two-way GPS with SOS and emergency voice capabilities to be embedded in backpacks.
Founded in California by a career police officer, AttachaPackTM offers a range of innovative backpacks that feature interchangeable pockets in hundreds of patterns so kids can easily customize and create their own backpack. Providing peace of mind for the parents, the backpacks also feature advanced safety options like a built-in GPS tracker with text- and voice-enabled SOS, a bullet-proof shield, and a solar panel that charges mobile devices.
LOCiMOBILE Launches New Mobile Website Design and Development Service for Businesses that want to Capitalize on the Growing Number of Mobile Customers
Los Angeles, California - July 10, 2013 - LOCiMOBILE a GTX Corp (GTXO) wholly owned subsidiary which develops Smartphone Apps and solutions, launched a new mobile website platform enabling millions of businesses to quickly and inexpensively deploy a locally optimized mobile website. As more Americans browse the web on their phones or mobile devices businesses need to quickly accommodate their customers and provide them with an easy to navigate, optimized for mobile browsing experience. Our new mobile Web Site service allows any company to move into a mobile web environment with an optimized website whether they currently have a web site or not. New sites can be up and running for as little as $99 within just a few days. All sites are custom coded and designed.
Sponsorship includes integration of GTX Corp into the professional sports sector in effort to provide innovative solutions for Traumatic Brain Injury while enhancing brand exposure of GTX’s product line
LOS ANGELES, CA and NEW YORK, NY- April 18, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO.OB), a leader in customizable, patented 2-way GPS solutions, and Brewer Sports International (BSI), a multi-faceted global sports management firm with a focus on consulting, event management and sports lending, announced today that they have aligned their partnership with the professional sports industry in effort to maximize GTX’s brand and market awareness of their diverse product line. This initiative will launch with GTX Corp’s sponsorship of the upcoming NFL Draft Week Experience series of events hosted by BSI to take place from Tuesday, April 23 – Thursday, April 25 surrounding the National Football League (NFL) Draft this week in New York, NY.
GTX Corp and Community Care RX are Modernizing Health Care and Pharmacy Services Providing a Positive Impact on the Quality of Care Delivered to Residents
Los Angeles, California March 13, 2013- Code Amber AlertagTM, a GTX Corp business unit GTX Corp(GTXO),along with Community Care RX, which provides pharmacy services to long term care facilities throughout New York and Long Island, recently started working together to implement the Alertag Personal Health Record platform into their processes. This fortuitous collaboration will result with an initial rollout for 1,000 residents and a custom Community Care branded web portal scheduled for delivery and launch next month. With the Alertag direct interface to RX providers, GTX automates the Alertag database whenever a resident's medication changes or is updated which facilitates and accelerates the treatment and care of those in need, while increasing efficiency and reducing costs.
Agreement enables business development, marketing and endorsement of GTX’s innovative product line
LOS ANGELES, CA and MINNEAPOLIS, MN – February 28, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO.OB), a leader in customizable, patented 2-way GPS solutions, and Brewer Sports International (BSI), a multi-faceted advisory firm building value through sports, wellness and media, announced today that they have entered into a long term partnership agreement to maximize GTX’s brand and market awareness in an effort to increase sales and expand their global reach, including integration of their GPS Smart Shoe technology with BSI’s Coalition for Concussion Treatment (#C4CT) campaign.
Los Angeles, Calif. – February 19, 2013 – LOCiMOBILE®, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), has launched its first enterprise app for companies looking to effectively track and monitor their work force in real time. Track My Work Force (“TMWF”) is currently available for download on iTunes, and based on its early success, is in development for release on the Android platform. Once downloaded on either an iPhone or iPad, the app works in the background and reports the whereabouts of that device back to the GTX Corp monitoring backend. The app was designed for small to medium size companies that have a mobile sales or service work force and need to know the location of their reps in real time. Companies in the U.S., Canada, Czech Republic and Morocco, in industries including transportation, construction, plumbing, IT, medical and pharmaceutical, have already deployed the TMWF app and the GTX backend monitoring platform.
Addition of BrickHouse’s sales and support network dramatically expands company’s distribution channels
Los Angeles, CA - January 24, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a leader in customizable, patented 2-way GPS solutions, announced today that is has expanded U.S. distribution of its award-winning, patented GPS tracking “Smart Shoe" through its partnership with BrickHouse Security, a premier supplier of safety and security solutions to consumers, business and law enforcement.
Safe Tracks GPS Solutions, Inc. signs Distribution Agreement with GTX Corp and Aetrex Worldwide
Los Angeles, January 16, 2013 – GTX Corp (OTCBB: GTXO), a leader in customizable, patented 2-way GPS solutions, has announced today that its award winning, patented GPS tracking “Smart Shoe” will be commercially available in Canada this month. The Shoes, known as the “Aetrex Navistar ™ GPS Shoes,” currently made under license by Aetrex Worldwide, Inc. (“Aetrex”), a global manufacturer and leader in comfort footwear, will be distributed by Safe Tracks GPS Solutions, Inc. (“Safe Tracks”), a GPS electronic monitoring and safety solution provider throughout Canada.