What information does PEI collect about you?
PEI is committed to maintaining the privacy of the personally identifiable information you share with us over the Site. We and our third-party vendors may collect certain information regarding your use of the Site when you provide your contact information via the Site or otherwise interact with the Site. This information may include your first and last name, your address, email address and any additional information you provide via the Site.
As you navigate through and interact with our Site, we may also use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain technical information regarding your use of the Site, such as your device(s), browser type, connection information, statistics on page views, traffic to and from the Site, ad data, Wi-Fi connection information and IP address.
We may also obtain information from other sources and combine that with information we collect through our Site. For example, we may collect information about you when you post content to our pages or feeds on third-party social media sites.
What does PEI use your information for?
PEI may use this information we gather from you to: (1) to communicate with you; (2) personalize, customize, measure, and improve our services, content, and advertising; (3) prevent, detect, and investigate potentially prohibited or illegal activities or a breach of the applicable agreement(s) between you and PEI; (4) analyze the accuracy, effectiveness, usability, or popularity of the Site; (5) generate and review reports and data about PEI’s user base and service usage patterns; (6) compile aggregate data for internal and external business purposes; (7) resolve disputes and troubleshoot problems; (8) fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it; and (9) carry out our obligations and enforce our rights.
What information may PEI share with third parties?
PEI may disclose the information we collect from you to the following third parties to the extent necessary to provide and improve web services or other communications to users:
Service Providers. PEI may share your information with third-party contractors, agents, collaborators, or service providers who provide certain services to PEI or on PEI’s behalf, such as operating and supporting the Site.
Affiliates. PEI may share some or all of your information with PEI’s parent company, Partnership for Economic Innovation, and its subsidiaries and corporate affiliates under common control with PEI. We prohibit any affiliates who receive user information for this purpose from using or sharing user information for any purpose other than providing services for the benefit of our users.
Aggregate Information. PEI may share aggregate usage information relating to visitors of the Site with affiliated or unaffiliated third parties. For example, PEI uses Google Analytics to generate reports on site usage, web traffic, user behavior and interests in order to improve the Site experience for users. While this information will not identify you personally, in some instances third parties may be able to combine this information with other data they have about you, or that they receive from third parties, in a manner that allows them to associate this aggregated data with your personal data.
Legal Requirements. PEI may also share your information to third parties in circumstances where we believe that doing so is necessary or appropriate to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request; detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security, or technical issues; or protect our rights and safety and the rights and safety of our users or others.
Sale or Transfer of Assets. PEI may share your information with a successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other disposition of some or all of PEI's assets.
How can you opt out?
Users who have subscribed to PEI communications may “opt out” at any time by following “unsubscribe” instructions in e-mails we send to you, or by following “block” instructions to remove your contact information and prevent the email list from adding your name again
PEI takes reasonable measures to protect the information you provide to PEI or submit through the Site against loss, theft, unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification. However, PEI cannot guarantee or warrant the security or privacy of any information you transmit to PEI or submit through the Site and you do so at your own risk.
Retention of Your Information
PEI retains user information for as long as it is necessary and relevant for our operations, and to comply with the law. To request that we delete your information, or to correct the information we have about you, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.