Securus Technologies is a company that specializes in securing inmates and prisoners throughout North America. Investing hundreds of millions of dollars in new technology each year, the company is on the cutting edge of prison technology, and remains as the number one company to do so.
They service and have contracts with over 2,600 correctional facilities in the United States and Canada. As such, one wonders about how the company is operated, and who is responsible for this phenomenal record. Read more on Crunchbase.com
Rick Smith has been the CEO of Securus Technologies for over nine years. He earned an associate’s degree from Rochester Institute of Technology. Then he obtained a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Having earned a master’s in engineering from the State University of New York, Smith also an MBA from the Simon School at the University of Rochester.
With services for more than 1 million inmates, Rick Smith Securus does not shy away from enhancing older technology and adding newer technology on a continual basis. Rick Smith has been the driving force behind this amazing company’s ability to thrive wither newer technology every day. Having won a number of awards, the company continues to surprise onlookers with new ideas on a regular basis.
They developed a new method of making sure that cell phones could not be used by inmates. They developed a technology for phone service inside correctional and holding facilities.
Having held a number of technological and management positions in a number of companies, Rick Smith was a major addition when he went to Securus Technologies.
Rick Smith’s Securus Technologies has created the world’s largest Voice-Over-Internet protocol for prisoners. Read more on PRNewsWire.com.
Since Mr. Smith has been the CEO of the company, the company has invested more than $600 million in new technology and methodology. The company, under Mr. Smith’s direction, services what it sells, and trains new recruits and personnel in the methods and use of the new technologies that they have introduced. The company has won awards, including the Gold Stevie Award a number of times. Rick Smith has re-invented the words, “We Can Do It.”