The Success of Securus Technologies Through the Leadership of Rick Smith
Securus technologies signed a complete Stock Purchase Agreement to acquire JPay Inc. JPay is a market leader in the electronic company, email entertainment apps and education related. It currently operates in more than 33 prison systems. Rick Smith acknowledged that the transaction made Securus company the fastest growing segments in corrections. Securus and JPay now provide the best products at the most reasonable price and provides an excellent security with a reduction in relapsing into the criminal behavior. The products provided by Securus gives the value to every constituent. The vision of JPay and Securus is to ensure that they come up with products that can improve prison safety and enable prisoners to transition into disciplined citizens once out of jail. Mr. Smith is managing JPay as a subsidiary of Securus and allows its operations to be run as before. The JPay is now benefitting from Securus’ financial, and human resources. It will also benefit from the products of Securus Company.
JPay is located in Miramar, Florida. It is provider of inmate payments, email and tablet products. They are serving over 1.6 million inmates in over 33 states. The company’s use of technology has helped a lot in improving the correctional agency’s ability to reduce and stop crime. It has a digital platform which allows inmates to access music, games, kiosks, email, books, education and shopping. Securus Technologies is based in Dallas, Texas. It serves over 2,600 public safety, correction agencies, and law enforcement. It also serves more than 1 million inmates all over North America. Securus Technologies commits itself to providing emergency services, public information, biometric analysis, information management, communication, inmate self-service, incident management, and monitoring products and services among others.Richard A. Smith is the Chief executive Officer of Secrus technology and Chairman.
Mr. Smith says that Securus is an important investment which produces its service and products weekly to assist correction agencies and law enforcement. Mr. Smith indicates that the company has received a lot of response through email appreciating them for their commitment to providing the best adequate services. The company is applauded for combating social problems and solving crimes in the society. Through the leadership of Mr. Smith, the company has managed to build safety as part and parcel of the company to uphold the security of the community which it servers. Richard A Smith is earned Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the State University of New York, and he did his master’s degree in mathematics from the State University of New York at Brockport. He earned MBA from the University of Rochester. He has an associate’s degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology. He is the current President and Chief Executive Officer of Securus Technologies, Inc. from June 23, 2008, to date. From April 2000 to August 2003, he was the President of Eschelon Tcom Inc. August 2003 to August 2007, he served as the chief executive officer. He also served in the position of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Eschelon Telecom Inc. Mr. Smith also worked with Frontier Corp in various position.