"Tailgate-A Celebration of Sports Team Spirit"
Monday Night Exhibit Hall Reception Recap
2003 Winter Conference * Charlotte, North Carolina
Attendees and exhibitors experienced "big game" excitement as they participated in Exhibit Hall activities loaded with food, fun and high-spirited songs during ACA's Monday Night Exhibit Hall event, "Tailgate--A Celebration of Sports Team Spirit." Attendees showed their home team spirit by visiting the hundreds of exhibits on hand to support their team's facility. This Monday night sports affair allowed colleagues and spectators to interact and network as they kept score of the latest technology and services available!
ACA gives AT & T Corporation and Cornell Companies, Inc. the "high five" for supporting us in this homecoming event!
AT & T Corporation
340 Mt. Kemble Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07962
Contact: Fran Gutierrez, National Market Manager
AT & T is among the world's premier voice, video and data communications companies, serving consumers, businesses and government. Backed by the research and development capabilities of AT & T Labs, the company runs the world's largest, most sophisticated communications network. Serving nearly 60 million consumers, AT & T is the market leader in consumer communications services. With more than 10 years of experience in providing inmate telecommunications services to correctional facilities, AT & T provides a full range of services, including automated custom branding, call blocking and timing options, inmate identification systems and various levels of fraud prevention. Through The Authority[TM], AT & T's inmate calling service program, AT & T adapts its services to meet the needs of the correctional system, inmates and their families. AT & T introduced the first discount calling plan in the industry in August 2002 to make it more affordable for inmates, families and friends to stay in touch. With industry leading solutions, consultative account management and competitive commissions, AT & T innovatively addresses the correctional industry's changing needs.
Cornell Companies, Inc.
1700 West Loop South, Suite 1500
Houston, TX 77027
(713) 623-0790/(888) 624-0816
Fax: (713) 623-2853
Web Site: www.cornellcompanies.com
Contact: Kevin Brown, Purchasing Manager
Cornell Companies, Inc. is a leading private provider of corrections, treatment and educational services to government agencies. Focusing on adult and juvenile populations in both institutional and community settings, we provide a full array of services in an environment of dignity and respect, emphasizing community safety and rehabilitation in support of sound public policy. Cornell currently has contracts to operate 69 facilities located in 13 states and the District of Columbia with a total service capacity of 15,444.
"Southern Traditions" Tuesday Morning Specialty Break Recap
Old-fashioned southern manners filled the Exhibit Hall with warmth and charm Tuesday morning during ACA's "Southern Traditions" Exhibit Hall Break at the 2003 Winter Conference in Charlotte. Attendees were greeted at the door by southern belles, who welcomed them with wonderful red roses.
Thank you, Sponsors, for bringing good ol' fashioned southern values to the Conference!
ARAMARK Correctional Services, Inc.
1801 South Meyers Road, Suite 300
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Fax: (630) 568-2603
Web Site: www.aramarkcorrectional.com
Contact: Daniel E. Jameson, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Working in partnership for more than 25 years with state, county and community correctional facilities and detention centers, ARAMARK Correctional Services, Inc. continues to lead the corrections marketplace in support service management. ARAMARK's tightly managed, customized programs help prisons and jails contain costs, increase efficiency, improve quality, meet ACA and other applicable standards and offer inmate vocational training. ARAMARK Correctional Services works in collaboration with jail and correctional administrators to provide cost-effective food service management, state-of-the-art commissary programs and comprehensive facility/building maintenance services, reducing the burden on your operation. ARAMARK currently serves more than 325,000 inmates in 40 states. For more information, call (800) 777-7090 to request a free on-site assessment of your current operation or visit their web site at www.aramarkcorrectional.com.
Caddell Construction Co., Inc.
2700 Lagoon Park Drive
Montgomery, AL 36109
Fax: (334) 394-0189
Web Site: www.caddell.com
Contact: Cathy L. Caddell, Director of Business Development
Caddell Construction Co., Inc. consistently ranks among the nation's leading correctional contractors and has completed more than $1 billion in correctional/judicial projects--many representing major industry milestones. Offering the full range of services from general contracting and construction management to design/build, Caddell has maintained an outstanding record for quality, safety, timeliness, and teamwork. Federal, state, and local corrections agencies have all given Caddell high marks, and the company continues to be a preferred contractor for both new construction and major facility expansions and upgrades. Building security at project sites worldwide, Caddell is at the cutting edge of physical and technical security construction and has the experience and resources to handle the toughest challenges--no matter how complex, remote, unusual, or technically demanding.
Evercom Systems, Inc.
8201 Tristar Drive
Irving, TX 75063-2816
Fax: (972) 953-4270
Web Site: www.evercom.net
Contact: Bryan Pullin, Sales & Marketing Specialist
The name of Evercom Systems[R] Inc. is well known in the United States as the premier telecommunications provider to law enforcement and corrections. We serve one out of every two correctional facilities in the country. Our inmate calling system--Call Applications Manager--is full featured and flexible, and our additional calling options allow CAM calls to reach even more destination numbers. Our new Justice Applications Manager is a detention and records management solution that is innovative and easy to use. And providing excellent customer service for both facilities and family/friends is a well-established priority for us.
Evercom strives to be the best in the world at improving our customer's operations through our people, technology, and quality processes. We help you fight crime, save time, and serve citizens. For more information call (800) 947-0899 or visit our website at www.evercom.net.
Thank you Tuesday Morning Specialty Break Sponsors!
ACA tips its hat to its Sponsors, ARAMARK Correctional Services, Inc., Caddell Construction Co., Inc., Evercom Systems, Inc., Secure Pharmacy Plus, and Securicor, for providing this charming southern event!
Secure Pharmacy Plus
416 Mary Lindsay Polk Drive
Franklin, TN 37067
Fax: (615) 376-1350
Contact: Jesse Hubling, Vice President
Secure Pharmacy Plus is recognized as the national specialist in correctional pharmacy services. Through our Tennessee and California distribution centers, we provide managed care pharmacy and consulting services to 1 out of every 7 incarcerated individuals in the United States and Puerto Rico. Our pharmacy services are customized to meet the specific needs of every client we serve. Let the national specialist in correctional pharmacy be part of your healthcare team.
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
(949) 635-1600 or (800) 589-6003
Fax: (800) 327-1170
Web Site: www.securicor.com/ems
Contacts: Leo Carson, Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Securicor EMS (888) 843-5590
Daniel McPhee, Inside Sales Manager
As part of Securicor plc, a top five global security solutions provider, Securicor New Century provides a full range of programs for juvenile offenders in the United States with the emphasis on rehabilitation and education in preparation for the world of work and life skills. Securicor EMS is a market leader in electronic monitoring services and develops leading edge equipment and web-based software. Securicor monitors over 35,000 offenders per year and provides offender-pay and field services.
Thanks for the southern hospitality at ACA's Tuesday Morning Specialty Break, Sponsors!…
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Publication information: Article title: "Tailgate-A Celebration of Sports Team Spirit". Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Corrections Today. Volume: 65. Issue: 2 Publication date: April 2003. Page number: 48+. © 2009 American Correctional Association, Inc. COPYRIGHT 2003 Gale Group.
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