Securus Technologies is a communications firm that provides correctional facilities with channels of information exchange for various purposes. Today, Securus has garnered hundreds of positive remarks regarding their products and services. Some of the particular services include allowing inmates to maintain consistent and dependable communications with families and friends on the outside and enabling prison staff to conduct in-depth investigations. Securus unmistakable success among competitors is the direct result of the incomparable workforce and the expert leader, chief executive officer Richard A. Smith “Rick Smith”.Since his recruitment to the firm, Rick has spearheaded revolutionary growth in the firm on the technological front. Under his directives, Securus has managed to continually release products that help law enforcement teams and correctional agencies to hold legal standards by closing down any illegal involvements.
Richard Smith’s tenure at the firm has seen a rapid rise in the number of positive reviews from clients who greatly benefit from their packages. Richard stated that Securus has an undeterred focus help maintain law and order within the United States and in other operational areas such as Europe. He explained that aiding prison staff to confiscate illegal items such as phones, drugs, and money, and eavesdropping on suspicious phone calls heightens the safety of the civil community.Richard Smith joined Securus in July 2008 due to his unbeatable experience in telecommunication, finance, and leadership over the years. His engagements with the top of the lead firms since his college graduation honed him with the basic and expert skill sets required to compete aggressively and effectually on an international level.Richard Smith is an alumnus of the Rochester Institute of Technology where he began his tertiary education and earned an associate degree.
He joined the State University of New York for an undergraduate in engineering before undertaking a master’s course in the same field. Richard attained his MBA from the Simon School of the University of Rochester.Richard’s earliest tenures entail working for Global Crossing North America Incorporation between 1972 and 1998, where he served as a controller and later on as the chief information officer. In that same period, Smith served the president of Frontier Information Technologies, and director and vice president of Midwest Operations and Network Plant Operations. In 1998, Richard joined Eschelon Telecom Incorporation as the chief financial officer, a position he held for two years. He earned a promotion to be the firm’s president in 2000 and the chief executive officer in 2003. Richard’s position saw the increase of the firm’s revenue from $30 million to $350 million. He led the firm to an impressionable IPO in the summer of 2005 and continued to deliver excellent productivity for the next two years. Richard has led Securus to hold patents worth more than $600 million and acquire technologies and companies of related services.