What information do we collect?
When you use our websites, you may voluntarily provide personal information, including your name or email address.You may provide this information, for example, when you sign up to receive industry related news, submit a comment on our blog, or when you complete a survey.
When you complete a survey, we will store your responses in an aggregated or anonymized manner.
How do we use your information?
When you voluntarily provide us with personal information, we may use it, for example, to:
Maintain, operate, customize, and improve the websites and our other services;
Respond to requests for information;
Provide updates and other content that may be of interest to you;
Conduct statistical analysis, research, and other analytical activities;
Comply with the law and to monitor the websites for compliance with our terms of service and the law; and
Carry out other purposes as disclosed at the time of collection.
In addition, when you complete a survey, we may use your responses in an aggregated, de-identified manner to analyze the trends of users’ responses and to allow us to conduct further research.
How is information shared?
We may share personal information:
With our corporate affiliates;
With your consent or as disclosed to you;
With third party service providers that assist us, such as to send email newsletters, or to help operate the websites;
Pursuant to a court order, subpoena, warrant, or when otherwise required by law, or in response to a government inquiry;
To protect our rights and the rights or safety of third parties, including to protect the security and integrity of the websites; and
As part of a potential or actual sale, merger or acquisition, or other transfer of all or part of our assets including as part of a bankruptcy proceeding.
We may share technical information, as well as any other information that has been aggregated or de-identified so that it does not identify you personally, without restriction.
Digital Advertising & Website Analytics
We may partner with ad networks and other ad serving providers (“Advertising Providers”) that serve ads on our behalf and others’ on non-affiliated platforms.Some of those ads may be personalized, meaning that they are intended to be relevant to you based on information Advertising Providers collect about your use of the websites and other websites or apps over time, including information about relationships among different browsers and devices.This type of advertising is known as interest-based advertising.
We may use the personal information we collect from you to provide you with content that may be of interest to you.If you would like to opt out of future promotional materials from us, you may indicate this preference by following the unsubscribe instructions at the end of such email communications.
Updating Your Information
If you have questions about updating the personal information that you have provided to us, or if you would like to request that we delete your personal information from our active files, please contact us at [email protected].