Securus Technologies is one of the most successful telecommunications corporation in the United States. They have been partnering with more than 3,500 correctional facilities to provide communications services, and they have been giving more than one millions inmates a chance to speak with their loved ones. The products and services offered by the company are high-end, and even the jail authorities are praising their efficiency, especially in keeping law and order inside the correctional facility. This year, Securus Technologies plans to move one step forward in providing world-class customer service not only for the prisoners but for the entire public to enjoy.
Recently, Securus Technologies acquired GovPayNet, one of the largest payment platform that offers direct payments to government transactions. According to the management of Securus Technologies, they have chosen to buy GovPayNet because of they wanted to explore a new business idea that can provide more profit to the company. GovPayNet allows the users of the system to pay using their credit and debit cards, and the payment sent can clear out violation fees, or real estate and property taxes. A quarter of all the counties in the United States are using the GovPayNet system, and the management at Securus Technologies revealed that they are doing their best to expand the service to include all 50 states of the U.S.
The current president who is also serving as the cheif executive officer of Securus Technologies, Robert E. Pickens, stated his gratitude to GovPayNet because they chose to join the company. He assured the leading government payment platform that their partnership with Securus Technologies will open new opportunities for both parties and that the business would come a long way. Securus Technologies also boasted that with the current technology that they have in hand, they could process more than 40 million payments every year, which can be considered fast.