Securus Technologies is currently under the leadership of Rick Smith as the CEO. Securus Technologies, a service provider, serving the correction facilities in the North America has been ranked among the top three. Over the years, Rick Smith has amassed great experience in the field while working with information technology, finance area, operational and critical business sectors. Alongside this experience, he portrays good leadership skills which earn him worth to run the Securus Technologies.Rick Smith has a degree and a master’s degree in engineering from the University of New York. Afterwards, Rick Smith worked with the Global Crossing Company where he worked as the controller and as the chief information officer. He worked with the Global Crossing for thirty-six years. In another position, he served as the president of the Midwest Telephone Operations. Rick Smith later shifted to the Solon Telecom where he acted as the chief financial officer before he later ascended the ladder to the position of the president of the same company.
Rick Smith was the president of the company from the year 2000 to till the year 2003 when he was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer.Securus Technologies started by serving the public agencies in its operations for some decades now. The Securus Technologies has also taken over the services that were previously run by business owners. The current total number of inmates that Securus Technologies serves the North America region is approximately one million two hundred thousand. The excellent services by the Securus Technologies are majorly motivated by the company’s ambition to serve and help. In doing this, Securus Technologies is in the top position in providing services to the correction centers in the country.Under the leadership of Rick Smith at Echelon, Securus Technologies raised its revenue from as low as $30 million to $350 million. Rick Smith holds the position of the president from the year 2008 and the CEO form the year 2009.
For the Securus Technologies to outdo all its competitors such as the Global Links, it works in technologies that surpass all other service providers in the market. The company has the largest VIOP correction platform. Rick Smith’s diverse experience in leadership has won him the current position as the CEO.Securus Technologies is headquartered in Dallas in Texas. New patents by the company have been produced in the innovations in technology by Securus Technologies. The immense Technological advancement in Securus Technologies is credited to the leadership of Rick Smith as well. Rick Smith has plans to be the leading in the provision of security through technology in the country. Proposals have been received by the Securus technologies on the need of improvement in the security sector including the correction agencies.