Securus Technology is currently under the excellent management of CEO and president, Rick Smith. Rick Smith is a prominent professional in the correctional industry with years of professional and educational experience.
Richard Smith became president and CEO of Securus Technology in 2008. Later in 2009, he became company chairman. While under the management of Risk Smith, Securus Technology has invested over $600 million in variety of products including patents, acquisitions, and technologies. This Dallas, Texas Company has also provided over 1 million inmates with a large variety of services while under the supervision of Rick Smith.
Rick Smith has also aided Securus Technology in trumping a large competitor, Global Tel Link. A few factors contribute to this success including the provision of more products and services and a domestic call center with 600% better performance than Global Tel Link. Visit Bloomberg to know more about Rick.
Rick Smith has an educational background that has prepared him for success in the professional field. His educational accomplishments are rather extensive. Rick Smith Securus received his associate’s degree from Rochester Institute of Technology. After receiving his associate’s degree, Mr. Smith pursued a bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York, Buffalo. He later came to pursue a master’s in engineering from the State University of New York. His educational pursuits did not cease after his master’s in engineering; he also received an MBA from Simon School at University of Rochester. These are quite an effective combination of educational degrees to help Rick Smith become outstanding in his professional career.
The resume of Mr. Smith includes Frontier Corp, Frontier Information Technologies, Midwest Telephone Operations, and Echelon Telecom Inc. Rick worked for Echelon Telecom from 1998 to 2007. Here he held a number of positions. He started as Chief Operating Officer was promoted to President of Echelon Telecom Inc. and later became Chief Executive officer. During his time at Echelon Telecom Inc., he expanded revenue from $30 million to $350 million. This is quite a significant and notable feat.
Rick Smith is a businessman of ample experience and education with many notable accomplishments in the world of business.