With its headquarters in Dallas, Texas, Securus Technology is clearly a leader in its niche market as it has been able to serve over 2,600 law enforcement, public safety, correction agencies as well as over a million inmates all over North America. This company uses all its intellect and resources to serve by providing great incident management, investigations, communication, emergency response as well as monitoring products in a manner that ensures safety in this world that we live in. It is clear that this companies commitment to the betterment of the society is second to none, especially when it comes to law enforcement and prison agencies.Things got even better with Securus Technologies acquiring Jpay which is another giant in the provision of innovative services to correction agencies and law enforcement in general.
This was only possible because of the calculated and visionary leadership skills provided by the CEO of Securus Technologies, Rick Smith. It is worth noting that Jpay, which is based in Miramar, Florida has a reputation for being a market leader in its role of providing inmate tablet products, providing inmate payments, emails and in the process, being able to serve a host of inmates and departments of corrections. It is worth noting that this technology is life changing as it is able to combat crime, reduce recidivism as well as reduce waste.The marriage of these two great innovative companies carries great news to the law enforcement as well as the correction facilities who are bound to benefit immensely. It is particularly notable how this technology will impact the lives of inmates, ensuring smooth self-service that reduces interactions with prisons guards, thus in the process enhancing the safety of everyone. This technology also ensures that communications in the prisons are much safer, with inmate families enjoying quality time with their loved ones at a safe distance.
The great leadership skills of Rick Smith did not just come from a vacuum, he had to undergo some quality training from an early age in preparation. Most notable is the Bachelor’s degree that Rick Smith was able to receive from the one and only State University of New York at Buffalo, which was in Electrical Engineering. Rick Smith did not stop at that but also joined the University of Rochester’s Simon School where he received an MBA. As if all that education was not enough, Rich Smith proceeded to the State University of New York at Brockport where he acquired the prestigious Masters in Mathematics. This is without a doubt a rich education background, one that is instrumental to the great leadership skills witnessed at Securus Technologies. Young people all over the world could clearly draw something from this highly determined and skilled man.