Belinda Padilla is a leader and innovator in the technology sector. Her professional background includes a decade’s worth of achievements in the telecommunications industry where she spearheaded a wide variety of innovative and strategic initiatives.
She is the President and CEO of Armatix USA, Inc., the pioneer of 21st Century gun safety. Armatix is the first and only global provider of intelligent pistols and mechatronic systems that secure conventional firearms, limiting their functionality to authorized users.
Prior to becoming CEO of Armatix, Belinda was Executive Vice President at Entravision Communications, the largest publicly traded Hispanic Media Company in the US. She served as a cross-function senior strategic lead and managed the development of numerous groundbreaking growth initiatives.
Prior to Entravision, Padilla launched the US arm of Pliq (a European mobile company). As Executive Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Padilla hired and developed sales executives responsible for cultivating new business with fortune 500 companies.
Padilla started her career at Pacific Bell. Her unique approach to the management of sales teams throughout the United States was so successful that upon acquiring AT&T, Padilla was promoted to Director of Global Sales. As the Global Sales Director, Padilla oversaw sales efforts throughout Europe, Asia, South America and the United States, significantly expanding these worldwide business opportunities.
Padilla earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from UCLA. She is fluent in English, Spanish and Italian. Padilla resides in Los Angeles, California.