One of Ban Ki-moon’s famous quotes about security stands out to be “Terrorism is a significant threat to peace and security, prosperity and people.” From previous statistics, it is clear that society thrives when the state of safety gets maintained. Since time immemorial, society has found a way of dealing with criminals, by creating systems that alienate ‘bad souls’ from the rest of the world. In today’s world, technology has been the means through which companies like Securus Technology protect the interests of the majority.At the top of Securus Technologies is Richard (Rick) Smith, who not only stands out as the corporation’s owner but also as the President and CEO. Rick’s successful career is a product of hard work and determination, as well as experience gained from top-notch institutions like Eschelon Telecom, Global Crossing North America, and the Integra Telecom Limited. With an MBA from the University of Rochester, a B.A. in Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo, and an Associate’s Degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology, Richard Smith has done it all.
So far, the Securus Technologies team has been able to bring on board John Bell, the current Senior Vice President of Sales. By working closely with individuals like Rick Smith, Messrs, and Josh Conklin, John has been able to strengthen Securus Technologies in the provision of public safety, investigation, as well as corrections and monitoring. To date, Securus Technologies has been consistently creating new technology to help keep the peace and as well enhance forensic investigations in the country. With over 800 products in the market, Securus Technologies can now meet customer demand.Since its inception, Securus Technologies has been providing extension services for corrections and public safety organizations. It is through the technology from Securus that law enforcement agencies across the United States of America have been able to monitor and address criminal activity, such that it does not pose a risk to the safety of the American community.
At the moment, Securus Technologies whose operating headquarters is in Dallas, Texas serves close to 2,500 agencies.For more than a decade, Securus Technologies has been offering inmates communication services at a fee. In so doing, incarcerated members have had the opportunity to communicate with friends and relatives thus strengthening ties that would have otherwise broken. In the past three years, Securus has invested more than $600 million to boost national security. Under Rick’s management, Securus has been able to grow and expand adopting new practices in the business. By bringing on board highly qualified personnel, Rick Smith is close to realizing his company’s primary objective. Thanks to Rick’s efforts, America’s prison systems are now safer than they were half a century ago.