Purpose of policy
We may make changes to this policy from time to time. When we do, we will revise the “last updated” date given above. It is your responsibility to review this policy from time to time to remain informed of any changes to it. The then-current version of this policy will supersede all earlier versions.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- first and last name
- email address
- open and read statistics from email newsletters
- message details you send with inquiries
- results of surveys conducted on the Site or through our email newsletters
How we get this information
Name and email information is voluntarily provided by you in order to sign up for our email list. Open and read statistics are collected by our mailing service (MailChimp). Message details and survey opinions are voluntarily provided by you.
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your interests and provide you with a better service, and in particular, for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping;
- To improve our products and services;
- To periodically send email newsletters or announcements about new posts, speaking engagements, or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided; and
- To possibly contact you for market research purposes which will inform the customization of the Site according to your interests.
Controlling your personal information
We will not sell, distribute, or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
You can unsubscribe from our subscriber service at any time by following the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the email or by contacting us through the contact form on the Site. You can locate the form by clicking on the “Contact” tab in the main navigation menu.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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