Acquired by Securus

The leading government payment processing company of credit and debit card transactions, GovPayNet has been acquired by Securus.


Securus Technologies, headquartered in Carrollton, Texas, services thousands of agencies around the United States that are related to public safety, corrections and law enforcement. Its provisions entails the following, but not limited to: information management, inmate self-service, emergency response, investigation and public information. A Securus’ main goal is to strive and accomplish feats that makes our world a safer place in which to live in. If you’d like a full detailed description on the provisions of Securus and its history, visit their website to get such information.


Since Securus’ acquisition of GovPayNet, the payment processing aspect of their business has been able to reach 40 million payment processes in a year. This accomplishment has been made doable with the previous efforts of GovPayNet with its 2,300 agency contracts through 35 states of the U.S. With these agencies also being apart of the acquisition deal Securus can now extend their territorial advantage in the market and provide these agencies with new product solutions for a more convenient and versatile customer experience.


The Chief Executive Officer of GovPayNet, Mark MacKenzie states that he is definitely looking forward to endless possibilities under Securus Technologies and with a great team at GovPayNet, to continue to develop state-of-the-art technology, the combination of the two will allow incredible new business in better and more profitable areas, growing substantial amounts of revenue in the process, while in all sticking to the roots of quality customer service issued by GovPayNet.


With this acquisition, the two government focused companies should continue its positive thrive. With a documented and well known history of accomplishments by the two, it is only right to expect a promising future as they journey together.