LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GTX Corp (GTXO), an Internet of Things (IoT) solutions provider in the wearable GPS location and wandering assistive technology business, announced today it has received approval to be upgraded to the OTCQB Market. Beginning today GTX Corp shares will trade on the OTCQB Venture Market. To qualify companies must be current in their reporting and undergo an annual verification and management certification process. Investors will now be able to find Real-Time quotes and market information for the Company on www.otcmarkets.com.
GTX Corp will also be presenting at the 2018 2nd Annual SoCalBio’s Digital Health Conference which will be held November 9 at Hotel Maya in Long Beach, California. Fifteen Los Angeles based companies will showcase their latest medical-grade smart wearables for fitness, remote monitoring, elderly care, disease management and healthcare workflow.
GTX Corp’s Chief Executive Officer, Patrick Bertagna, will be speaking on the “Remote Monitoring & Elderly Care” panel taking place from 11:00 AM to noon. Mr. Bertagna and other selected fellow industry experts and key opinion and thought leaders, will discuss how smart wearables can help disrupt traditional healthcare by lowering costs and expanding the reach of quality healthcare to the aging and remote population. In addition to showcasing innovative technologies developed in Southern California, including GTX’s flagship award-winning, patented GPS SmartSole, the conference will provide a forum for digital health stakeholders to discuss the current medical landscape.
The full-day conference will feature keynotes on the past, present and future role of Los Angeles based wearable tech entrepreneurs. Panelists will also share their insights on design trends and the role of wearable devices in clinical research, managing chronic disease and easing the burden of an aging population. Strategies for tackling a range of challenges, from regulation and reimbursement to cybersecurity and privacy, will also be addressed.
Companies presenting at the conference were chosen by the SoCalBio Innovation Catalyst Program Members via a rigorous selection process. Pre-registration is required to attend the SoCalBio Digital Health Conference. More information is available at http://socalbiodh.com/register/.
Most widely known for its patented GPS SmartSole and Smartphone GPS Tracking App, GTX Corp owns and licenses more than 85 patents in the GPS and wearable tech space, is a U.S. military contractor and has several consumer products available on its online store and Amazon in addition to enterprise tracking solutions, such as its new weapons tracker and NFC chips available by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org business development.
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GTX Corp (GTXO) is a pioneer in Smart, Mobile and Wearable GPS tracking and recovery location based products, supported through a proprietary IoT enterprise monitoring platform. GTX offers a global end-to-end solution of hardware, software and connectivity. Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, GTX is known for its award-winning patented GPS SmartSole® - Think Dr. Scholl’s meets LoJack, the world’s first invisible wearable technology GPS tracking device created for those at risk of wandering due to Alzheimer’s, dementia, autism and traumatic brain injury. GTX Corp’s business model is built around technology innovation and holds over 85 patents with many issued patents in the area of GPS tracking. The company has international distributors servicing customers in over 35 countries and is a US Military Government contractor. Other customers include public health authorities and municipalities, emergency and police authorities, private companies, public and private senior care homes, and consumers.
GTX Corp is an equal opportunity employer with a history of employing a diverse workforce and US veterans; makes many of its products in the USA, is a member of the United Nations Global Compact and Trust 2 Protect partnership. The Company doesn’t just make and sell the best GPS tracking products, they deliver innovative, miniaturized, low power consumption wearable tech that provides safety, security and peace of mind at the touch of a button. GTX puts the "Where" in Wearable Tech.
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In the UK, GTX Corp operates from its London office. For more information, please contact: Nelson Skip Riddle contact details are:
Tel: +44 7785 364100
The SoCalBio Digital Health Conference is an annual event produced by the Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio). It showcases Southern California innovators and provides a forum for providers, payers, entrepreneurs, and investors to examine how digital innovations can improve the delivery of care while lowering costs.
SoCalBio is a nonprofit, member-supported trade association that promotes bioscience research, development, manufacturing, job creation and overall economic growth in the Greater Los Angeles region. The Council’s programs help local firms gain access to capital, potential partners and business support services. SoCalBio also promotes technology transfer and workforce training, while informing policymakers and the public at-large about the benefits of the region’s life-science industry. More information about SoCalBio is available at www.socalbio.org.
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