Richard Smith, commonly identified as Rick Smith, is currently working at Securus Technologies where he acts as the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and also the company’s Director. Being a technology company, Securus Technologies is based in Texas and aims in providing services to correctional facilities and any police offices in Canada and United States. Having being founded in 1986, the company has grown and developed over the years to the point of having offices in numerous cities such as Carrollton, Allen, Atlanta, and Dallas. Richard Smith took over the CEO position as from 2008, and from then, the firm has experienced and recorded a lot of profits and returns. Read more on PRNewsWire.com.
Just like any other successful person, Mr. Smith had to start from a humble beginning to later rise against all the odds to become successful. His career journey began at Frontier Corporation where he worked for more than twenty years. While at Frontier Corp, Rick Smith was able to rise and get promoted easily thus held numerous leadership positions that helped in sharpening his leadership skills. Some of the leadership position he held while at Frontier Corporation include CIO (Chief Information Officer, President of Frontier Technologies, Director of Business development among others. In every position he held, Smith ensured he did all he can to provide positive results at the end.
While still working at Frontier Corp, a chance presented itself to Smith that would help him advance his career, and he took it. This led to him joining Eschelon Telecom Inc where he worked as the firm’s CFO (Chief Financial Officer), and after some time, his a good job resulted in him being promoted to become the company’s president. Eschelon was also a telecommunication firm, but after Integra Telecommunications purchased it, Mr. Richard decided to leave the company. With his vast experience, it was not hard for him to get another job and this is when he joined Securus technologies as he was fit for the task.
Securus Technologies is also a telecommunication firm, and with time, it has become one of the largest enterprises that offer telephone services to prisons and other correctional facilities. These facilities use Securus services to help prisoners have a chance of communicating with their families and friends while still locked up. Richard was a natural and this led to him being named the company’s CEO a job he has been doing well and has no regrets about taking the job.
As the chief executive officer of Securus, Richard continues to hope that the firm will continue growing and developing in the ever changing telecommunication industry. He understands that he has to be updated with advancing technology if Rick Smith is to take Securus to greater heights. He trusts that through Securus Technologies, inmates have a chance of interacting with the outside world. Read more articles at HealingMagic.Net