Rick smith is the CEO/president of Securus Technologies that is headquartered in Texas. He studied at The State University of New York at Buffalo where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Engineering. He also holds an MBA from University of Rochester. Rick took up his current post as the CEO on July in the year 2008. This move was welcomed by many people who viewed Rick as a dynamic and prolific person who has unmatched experience. He boasts of unrivaled background, skills and a proven track record. He was hired by Securus Technologies in the year 2008 as the Chief Executive Officer and president of the company.Rick Smith has worked with a number of reputable firms where his exemplary work record stands out. Previously, he has held up a number of positions with Global Crossing North America Inc. He has also worked at Eschelom Telecom Inc. as the Chief Financial Officer before he was promoted to the position of the CEO, a position he held up to the year 2007. It is worth noting that Rick led the company to a successful IPO.
Rick Smith works with a brilliant team that enables Securus Technologies to perform better than its competitors, who include Global Tel Link. Securus Technologies has been able to come up with the largest VOIP corrections calling platform. His able leadership has seen Securus invest more than $600 million in technologies, patents and acquisitions.Securus Technologies offers its services to more than2,450 correctional facilities, public safety and law enforcement agencies in the United States. It serves more than 1.2 million inmates in the US. Rick appreciates the fact that many people are content and happy with the services provided by Securus technologies. This is in relation to the inmates and their families. He believes that communication between inmates and their families is very vital.
Securus has encompassed itself as being socially responsible by coming up with measures to protect and serve the community in the best way possible. The company releases proposals –both service and product – to the law enforcers in a bid to tackle and curb life as well as other social crimes in the society.JPay and Securus are merging in a bid to come up with an unbeatable prison profiteering leviathan, secure money transfer, release funds, communications and consumer products. JPay is a leading provider of inmate payment email and tablet products in the United States. JPay’s Chief Executive Officer Ryan Shapiro appreciates the fact that with Securus on board, the company is set to fly high. Securus is set to run JPay as a wholly owned subsidiary of the company. This means that JPay will continue running as usual but now with more benefits from Securus.