APDS (formerly, American Prison Data Systems) provides justice-involved persons education, workforce training and reentry support.

APDS is a New York City-based Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) leading the technology revolution in corrections. They provide turnkey infrastructure, monitored mobile devices, and secure delivery of best-in-class services to:

  • Improve prison safety for corrections personnel and inmates
  • Deliver significant cost savings to prison administrators and, ultimately, taxpayers
  • Reduce recidivism via education and job training
  • Build inmate-family relationships via secure, monitored communications

The company is headquartered in New York, NY and was founded in 2012.

New Markets Team Members:

Mark Grovic

Co-Founder and General Partner

Jason Palmer

General Partner





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