Last Updated: January 27, 2015
Adventive gathers two types of information about our website’s users:
- Personal information that users provide directly to us through optional, voluntary submissions, such as email, survey information, and online registration forms. Personal information means any information that may be used to identify an individual, including, but not limited to, your name, mailing address, company name, telephone number, e-mail address, credit card information (such as the credit card number, card verification value, and the billing address), and other information and details of transactions users carry out through our website. The types and amount of personal information collected for these activities will vary depending on the activity.
- Non-personal information gathered through aggregated tracking information derived mainly by automatically tallying page views throughout our sites. The non-personal information we collect includes, without limitation, click-throughs, IP addresses, usage data, and information collected through cookies, web beacons and other tracking technologies. Use of this non-personal information allows us to better tailor our content to site users’ needs.
We track product usage data and user traffic patterns throughout our site as users navigate through and interact with our website, which we use to improve the content of our web pages and the quality of our service. In addition, we track click-through information, including IP addresses, to our site from the reports and emails we send to our customers. This is done to gauge the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns and to discourage fraudulent use. The technologies we use for this automatic data collection may include cookies (or browser cookies), flash cookies, or web beacons.
Certain features of our website may use local stored objects (or flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from and on our website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies. For information about managing your privacy and security settings for flash cookies see Choices about How We Use and Disclose Your Information below.
Pages of our website, and any e-mails we send, may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs. pixel tags and single-pixel gifs) that permit us, for example, to count users who have visited those pages, or opened an e-mail, and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity).
Our website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. Consistent with the federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), we will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without requiring parental consent. Any person who provides their personal information to Adventive through this website represents that they are 13 years of age or older. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at [email protected]
Adventive’s Use of Information
We use personal information in various ways. We store personal information in our member database, and use it to present our website and its contents to you and also to provide you with our products, services and related information. In addition, the stored personal information is used for identification, authentication, and billing purposes, and to contact you. Finally, personal and non-personal information we gather may be used to otherwise improve our services.
Adventive’s Transfer and Information Sharing Policy
We do not share personal information collected on this web site with third parties for their direct marketing. We provide personal information to trusted businesses, persons or other third-parties with which we have a contractual relationship for the purpose of processing personal information on our behalf.
If Adventive should ever file for bankruptcy or have its assets sold to or merge, or enter into any similar business transaction with another entity, information Adventive receives from you through your use of this Site is an Adventive asset and may be transferred without your consent.
International Visitors and Customers
This website is hosted in the United States. If you are visiting from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that you are transferring your personal data to the United States which does not have the same data protection laws as the EU and by providing your personal data you consent to:
- the transfer of your personal data to the United States as indicated above.
No data transmissions over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make reasonable efforts to ensure security on our systems. We use secure server software (SSL) and firewalls to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please note that this is not a guarantee that such information may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed by breach of such firewalls and secure server software.
If Adventive learns of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using this web site or providing personal information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy and administrative issues relating to your use of this site. Adventive may post a notice on our website if a security breach occurs. If this happens, you will need a web browser enabling you to view the Adventive.com website.
Adventive may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances. Depending on where you live, you may have a legal right to receive notice of a security breach in writing. To receive free written notice of a security breach (or to withdraw your consent from receiving electronic notice) you should notify us at [email protected]
Changes or Updates
Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information:
- Promotional Offers from Adventive. If you do not wish to have you contact information used by us to promote our own products or services, you can opt-out by sending us an e-mail stating your request to [email protected] If we have sent you a promotional e-mail, you may send us a return e-mail asking to be omitted from future e-mail distributions.
Accessing, Correcting or Deleting Your Information
You may send us an e-mail at [email protected] to request access to, correct or delete any personal information that you have provided to us. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.