The Securus Technologies specializes in correctional services such as the provision of emergency response, public information, inmate self-service, biometric analysis, incident management, product monitoring for companies, management of information, and investigation. These services are geared toward ensuring its over 3500 customer base is safe and orderly. The Securus Technology is the leader in criminal and civil justice technologies. The firm works to help public service agencies and law enforcement institutions such correctional facilities across North America in their security operations. Securus also provide tech-based solutions that help prevent crimes even those planned by people under incarceration. They install high tech devices that monitor calls from the facilities and ensure no illegal devices within the facilities. Visit Bloomberg to know more about Rick.
New Additions in Securus Technologies
Recently, the company hired new executive officers to strengthen their leadership and aid in expand their high-tech based sales team. The newly hired professionals will complement Securus’ increased service and product portfolio. The first professional to be absorbed into the team is John Bell, who ascends to the position of the senior vice president of the sales and marketing department. Having worked in IBM, the cream of high-tech solutions in the world, Mr. John comes with tremendous experience that will steer Securus to the next level. The other addition is Josh Conklin, who will directly report to Mr. Bell as the vice president of the sales and marketing. Another addition is Jon Secrest, who joins New Growth Opportunities Department as the vice chair and executive director. Dan Wigger assumes similar positions as Mr. Secrest in the Department of Managed Access Systems
Rick Smith Experience before Securus Technologies
He began his career in the Frontier Corp where he worked as the Controller,and then Chief Information Officer. He later ascended to the position of the vice president of the Financial Management team and finally the president of the company. In 1998, Mr. Rick Smith moved to Eschelon Telecom Inc., where he started as the financial officer and then got elected to the position of chief operation officer from 1999 to 2003. From 2003 to 2007, he ascended to the role of the chief executive officer and also the president of the firm. Rick Smith has been the director of Eschelon Telecom and Integra Telecom too.
Mr. Rick holds a degree in electrical engineering from the State University of New York. He has also earned a master’s in Business Administration and an associate’s degree from Rochester Institute of Technology in electrical engineering.
About customer’s satisfaction of their services, Rick explains that they have received thousands of emails and letters thanking them for their help in combating crime. Smith further comments that the company is committed to building new tech solutions that make the environment safe and encourage social responsibility towards crime and security.