Patrick E. Bertagna is Chairman of the Board, President, CEO of GTX Corp. & founder of GTX California in 2002 Co-inventor of our patented GPS footwear technology, his career spans over 30 years in building companies in both technology and consumer branded products.
Mr. Bertagna began his career in consumer products importing apparel from Europe and later went on to import and manufacture apparel, accessories and footwear in over 20 countries. In 1993, transitioning into technology, founded Barcode World, Inc. a supply chain software company, enabling accurate tracking of consumer products from design to retail. In 2002, he combined his two past careers in consumer products and tracking technology and founded GTX. Mr. Bertagna, born in the South of France is fluent in French and Spanish. He has formed alliances with Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, AT&T, Sports Authority & GE. He serves as a keynote speaker and has been awarded several patents. Mr. Bertagna has extensive knowledge in the manufacturing industry, internet software development, building intellectual property portfolios and overall experience in early stage high-tech companies. As a founder of GTX California and co-inventor of the GPS Shoe has enabled Mr. Bertagna to be uniquely qualified to be on the Board of Directors.