Rick Smith became the CEO of Securus Technologies around June of the year 2008. Securus Technologies is an American for profit based company that employs a reported well over one thousand people. The people at Securus technologies help with the states correctional facilities. They have branched out and teamed up to help a reported 2,600 facilities nationwide. Thats a lot of prisons! Rick Smith became the Ceo when Richard Falcone, the previous owner and chairman gave Rick the position around June 23rd, 2008.
Rick has a Bachelor’s of Science in the field of Electrical Engineering. He also obtained a Masters in mathematics as well. This man knows his numbers, and he knows them quite well. The profound success that mr. Smith has obtained for the company led to Securus Technologies announcing around July 2016 that it had invested well over $590,000,000 in technologies and different patents throughout his time as CEO. To say that Rick has been a beneficial part of running this company and growing its net-worth exponentially, would be a drastic understatement. Everything that Rick does, he does with candor and a well strategized plan. Read more about Rick on Bloomberg.com.
In the Dallas and Fort Worth area where the company had started is where the story begins for Rick Smith. Securus Technologies has thousands, upon thousands of followers on LinkeDin. Rick smith is constantly reaching to become the bigger and better technological genius that the prison systems need in today’s ever changing population of inmates. Securus started to introduce a company that would control and watch for all contraband cellphones, which led to bigger and brighter ideas evolving in Mr. Smith’s head. In the year 2016, Securus Technologies had obtained the ‘go-ahead’ from more than five departments of corrections for their innovative solutions to this epidemic. Securus then partnered with Harris Corporation in the summer of 2016 and launched a program called “cell-defender” which has proven itself highly effective. They have also made some headway for more ideas so far this year as well.
There is no telling what the future holds, but we know one thing is for sure. You can count on a man like Rick Smith Securus to run a multi-million dollar corporation successfully, and with flawlessness.