Rick Smith is a seasoned businessman with more than ten years of experience in the industry of telecommunication. In 2008, Mr. Rick Smith was appointed to serve as the chief executive officer of the Texan criminal and civil security tech corporation Securus Technolgies, Inc. Mr. Rick is also the current owner of the company.
Securus Technolgies, Inc. is based in Dallas and was founded in 1986. The company operates in the U. S. and Canada, serving correctional facilities and inmates, and providing security solutions to business owners and families with large homes. Securus Technolgies, Inc. was the result of the merge of Evercom and T-Netix. According to Wikipedia
Before Mr. Richard became CEO at Securus Technolgies, Inc., he worked for more than ten years in the industry of telecommunication. He achieved an Associate of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering and was able to enroll at the Rochester Institut of Technology. Mr. Rick Smith than completed a bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering from the New York State Universty. Mr. Rick Smith also has a master’s in Math as well as in Business Administration.
Mr. Rick Smith has held a number of positions in leadership which has allowed him to develop and hone many of his skills. Mr. Rick Smith set his business career in motion in 1972 when he took up a job at GCN America, Inc where he occupied various posts until 1998.
After that, Mr. Rick Smith was a part of the Eschelon Telecom, Inc where he served as the President of the large corporation for three years, and then he was CO. From 1999 to 2003, Mr. Richard Smith was the company’s Chief operating officer. He dedicated more than ten years to the corporation.
Rick Smith is currently a board member of a couple of businesses. In the year 2000, he started assisting at the board of Eschelon Telecom Inc., and he is also on the board of another company. Check this article at Bloomberg.com to know more about Rick Smith.
Mr. Smith has been a leader and co-leader in a number of projects over the years, making sure Securus Technologies Inc. is up to its standards. In 2016, he led the company through a vast amount of improvements focusing on every single detail of the business and the way the corporation presented itself and its products.
In last year, Rick Smith Securus achieved the coveted formal accreditation from the Better Business Bureau (BBB). The organization rates businesses and provides them with official accreditations of quality if they manage to meet the criteria which pertain to all and every aspect of the business from sales and marketing to the way they treat customers.
Securus Technologies, Inc achieved the formal accreditation, and the company also receive a rating of A+ for quality.