Securus Technologies is taking an admirably proactive approach to the recent data breach that the security company suffered. The company is behaving in a very transparent manner in light of the issue. The company recently announced that they pal to release a series of reports over the next several months. These reports point to wrongdoing by inmate communications provider Global Tel Link (GTL). GTL was shown to be doing many shoddy business practices such as overcharging customers, double-billing etc. Another point Secures hopes to highlight through these releases is that these actions are a huge breach of integrity and not reflective of the companies values. Through these releases, Securus, is leveraging their position as in industry leader to create lasting change within their area of expertise.
Securus Technologies is a leading provider of many different technology systems that serve the criminal justice system. Rick Smith, CEO of Securus Technologies is committed to solidifying his company’s reputation and growth. It is easy to see that Mr. Smith is very capable of making sure that his company maintains their position as a leader in their industry. One has to admire his proactive, innovative approach to situations as they arise. Rick Smith also has his finger on the pulse of what’s next for his company. This is a wonderful attitude to have in a world where technology is changing at a pace that gets faster every day.