Without a shadow of doubt, Rick Smith has had a successful career. Currently, it is important to note that he is the CEO of securus technologies. He has been serving in that position ever since the year 2008. It is important to note that the company is a leader in the provision of cutting edge technology. The technology that the company develops is geared towards serving the criminal and civil correction facilities. Actually, there are thousands of correction facilities across the country which are depending on the technology of the company to operate. One of the main reasons why the company has been successful might be attributed to their CEO, Rick Smith. Indeed, before joining the company, he had served as the president of Eschelon Telecom, enabling him to gain a lot of experience. It is also important to note that he has had to opportunity to serve in other positions in various companies. For instance, he served at the Global Crossing North America Company for quite some time.
When he joined the company, there was some consensus that he was best suited for the job for a number of reasons. First and foremost, his experience made him the most suited person for the job. His focus and drive are some of the major attributes which have made him successful in his position at the company. Ever since he joined the company in the year 2008, he has achieved in moving it forward significantly. Indeed, this is one of the reasons why the company has become a leader in the corrections industry. The quality products which Securus technologies offers to the market is one of the main reasons why it is extremely popular.
Before he joined the company, he had been able to serve in various departments. Among some of the departments which he has served in other companies include finance, business development and also information technology. According to those who work with him, his leadership skills have enabled him to stand out in the various areas where he has served. Under his leadership, the company has increased its resolve to serve the corrections community better and more
The company offers services spanning different areas. For instance, the company has been providing emergency response services to their clients. It is also important that the company offers bio-metric analysis services to their clients. He served at the company between the years of 1998 and 2003. During that period, the revenues of the company was able to rise from just 30 million dollars to over 300 million dollars. His academic background has also contributed to his success. For instance, he attended the University of Rochester and attained a master’s degree. It is also important to note that he is a board member at Integra Telecom limited.