John Bell Joins Securus Technologies as Senior Sales Executive Under Leadership of Rick Smith

Securus Technologies is a leading technology provider of criminal and civil justice solutions to protect society as well enhance communication between prison inmates and their loved ones. Currently, their customers include correctional and public safety organizations who request for their services to prevent, investigate and solve crimes. Securus Technologies is headquartered in Dallas, Texas to serve over 2,450 law enforcement, public safety, and corrections agencies across North America. Securus has also invested over $600 million in technologies to assist citizens and correctional facilities in North America.

Securus Technologies Adds Sales Executive to Leadership Team

On December 30, 2015, Securus Technologies added John Bell as the Senior VP of sales in a bid to develop a software-based and high-tech sales team that would complement the company’s portfolio of over 800 products for the corrections and law enforcement sectors. John Bell has a track record of transforming organizational performance into exceptional growth and exceptional performance. John Bell assumes responsibility for the company’s sales team which consists of 100 people. Mr. Bell has 35 years of experience and has worked at Verizon, IBM, AT&T, Time Warner Cable as well as NTT Verio.

Securus Technologies Positive Emails

According to Rick Smith, Securus’ CEO and Chairman, the company is a reliable and stable investment. Securus comes in handy by proving leads on unsolved and pending and unsolved cases which saves a large number of targeted people on specific attacks often plotted by locked up criminals.The company ensures that inmates and their loved ones are offered protection which is satisfactory to the majority. As a result, some customers appreciate the services offered by Securus by giving positive feedback through emails and letters. Rick Smith has been an outstanding leader at Securus Technologies where he guides his team of professionals to improve their customer service by replying to all customer emails.

Furthermore, Mr. Smith adds that building safety is part of the company’s DNA to protect and serve the community at large.

About Rick Smith

In 1972, Rick Smith kick-started his career at Global Crossing North America Inc. where he held different positions. He later moved to Eschelon Telecom Inc. as the Chief Financial Officer from 1998, and in 2000 he became the Chief Operations Officer and President of the same firm. In 2008, he joined Securus Technologies Inc., and in 2014 he earned the President and Chief Executive Officer title in the company.

Rick Smith has a vast educational background, especially in the Information technology field. Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from the University State of New York situated at Buffalo. Also, he holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering from the state University of New York. Rick Smith holds a Technology Associate Degree and an MBA from Rochester Institute and the University of Rochester respectively.