Last Updated: February 24, 2013
While we cannot control third parties’ collection or use of your information, we strive to provide you with choices regarding the information you provide to us. The following mechanisms provide you with control over our collection or use of your information:
Tracking Technologies and Advertising:
Promotional Offers from TechAmerica:
The information we collect and how we collect it
The automatically collected information is statistical data, and does not identify any individual. It helps us to improve our Website and to deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling us to:
We do not collect personal information automatically, but we may tie this information to personal information about you that we collect from other sources or that you provide to us.
We may also collect personal information that you provide to us, including:
You may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the Website, or transmitted to other users of the Website or third parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted and transmitted to others at your own risk. We cannot control the actions of those with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. If you delete your User Contributions from the Website, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages, or might have been copied or stored by other Website users.
How We Use Your Information
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us:
We may disclose personal information that we collect or that you provide to us:
We may also disclose your personal information:
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction.
We maintain an Online Member Directory (http://www.techamerica.org/Members) which lists information on our member companies, including but not limited to company name, address, a description of that company’s products and services, demographic information such as DUNS number and EIN, revenue and employee information, and contracting experience. We also list the names, titles, email addresses, and phone numbers for member contacts who are listed as “executives” or “business/procurement contacts”. When submitting a company update, the company information is entered in our database and immediately viewable on the Online Member Directory. To correct or remove information, please email email@example.com or call 202.682.9110.
This Website maintains links to sites which are not maintained by us. The information you disclose to any such sites is not covered by this policy and we are not responsible or liable for the content, policies, actions, or omissions of such sites.
Links to third party sites are not intended to imply any endorsement by us of that site, its content, or its services. In the event we endorse a particular organization, we will clearly state our endorsement in conjunction with any link to that organization.
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, our Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Website or on or through any of its features. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. All personal information you provide to us is stored on secure servers behind firewalls. Any financial transactions will be processed using industry standard encryption.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We urge you to be careful about giving out information in public areas of the Website. The information you share in public areas may be viewed by any user of the Website.
Unfortunately, no security measures are perfect or impenetrable, and the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
You can review and change your personal information by logging into the Website and visiting your account profile page at http://www.techamerica.org/My
You may also send us an e-mail at email@example.com to request access to, correct, or delete any personal information that you have provided to us.
We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. 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.
By Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
By Phone: 202-682-9110
By Mail: 601 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, North Building, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20004