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.
As one of the world’s fastest growing multifaceted advisory firms with a focus on the business of sports and wellness, BSI will utilize its extensive network to facilitate outreach efforts with synergetic companies and partnering organizations as well as secure product endorsements and global exposure for GTX’s innovative product line.
In particular, BSI will help secure partnerships and establish relationships with alumni athletes and affiliates, targeting those suffering from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and/or Alzheimer’s disease, professional sports leagues, associations, agencies and unions as well as with various public and private corporations and international organizations focusing on health and wellness.
GTX has been a pioneer in GPS Tracking and Personal Location Based Services (PLS), empowering the global community and keeping people connected to who and what matters most. Known for its game-changing and award-winning patented GPS Smart Shoe, which allows caregivers to pinpoint the elderly or those with special needs instantly, no matter where they are, via on-demand location updates and immediate notifications to any PC, Smartphone or tablet, and block buster Smartphone GPS Tracking Apps; GTX continues to pave the way and introduce new products to the market with a focus on e-Health, M2M and proximity marketing.
“We are extremely excited to partner with GTX Corp not only to promote their patented GPS products, but also in effort to help address the critical need of finding treatment methods for Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI),” said BSI CEO Jack Brewer. “BSI is fully committed to helping advance TBI research and development. I am hopeful that our support and this collaboration will help raise awareness and provide innovative, much-needed solutions for the treatment of brain injury and concussions.”
BSI also plans to include GTX in their inaugural Coalition for Concussion Treatment (#C4CT) Concussion Awareness Conference in Minneapolis, MN on June 19, 2013 where they will have the opportunity to showcase their products and demonstrate and how they can play an effective role in providing solutions for those suffering from TBI and/or Alzheimer’s disease. The #C4CT Conference will serve as the kick-off event of the 8th Annual Blue Carpet Celebrity Weekend hosted by The Jack Brewer Foundation and will focus on important scientific, medical, translational and prevention related topics as they pertain to the emerging societal problem of traumatic concussions and their long-term impacts on athletes and soldiers.
“Working with Jack and his firm is a great honor for us and we are equally excited with the opportunity to extend our GPS monitoring platform to people suffering with TBI and introduce new products and services to this unfortunately growing number of our population,” stated Patrick Bertagna GTX Corp CEO. “Jack’s dedication to helping others is unparalleled which makes working with him in direct alignment with our core values and mission – helping people stay connected to who matters most.”
GTX Corp is a holding company that owns and operates three subsidiaries engaged in the burgeoning $13 billion global LBS/GPS Personal Location Services business. GTX was founded in 2002, became publicly traded in 2008, and is currently headquartered in Los Angeles with distributors in Canada, Mexico, Australia, Nepal and Ireland that serve customers in 161 countries and counting.
The Company’s core products and services are supported by GTX’s extensive IP portfolio of issued patents, patents pending, registered trademarks, copyrights, URLs and a library of software. In the past four years, the Company has been featured on CNN, Good Morning America, The Doctors, Fox News, Discovery Channel, ABC, NBC, CBS, The New York Times, the LA Times, U.S.A. Today, the LA Business Journal and hundreds of other television, radio, magazine and newspaper media outlets across the globe. GTX Corp has also been formally recognized and granted various awards by prestigious organizations, including receiving a special mention in a Google white paper (2008), receiving the People’s Choice Award for most innovative connected device (2010), being nominated for the 100 Most Important Inventions of Mankind (2011), being exhibited in the Technology Museum of Sweden (2012), included in Entrepreneur Magazine’s top 100 Brilliant Companies, and being identified by ABI Research as ‘paving the way into the next billion dollar market.’
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About Brewer Sports International
Brewer Sports International (BSI) is a multi-faceted sports advisory firm within The Brewer Group Companies with a focus on the business of sports, wellness and media for professional athletes, sports agencies, public and private corporations and various partners including international organizations, governments and NGOs. Based in Minneapolis, with offices in New York, Dallas, Beijing and Malawi, BSI was founded by Jack Brewer, a five-year National Football League (NFL) veteran and former team captain on three NFL teams. The Company also is a founding member of the Coalition for Concussion Treatment (#C4CT), a movement seeking to raise awareness of new treatments in development for concussions and nervous-system disorders. Additionally, BSI has created a unique financial services platform that is offered to professional athletes and sports agencies, as well as high net worth individuals and businesses touching professional sports. BSI takes pride in enabling its clients to capitalize on the endless opportunities presented through sport. For more information, please visit www.brewersports.com.
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