Current version published: May 25th, 2018
Knowmad Services, Inc.
933 Louise Ave., Suite H
Charlotte, NC 28204
While not necessarily applicable to us, our new Policy reflects our intent to comply with the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) standards, with respect to information gathered through our Website, www.knowmad.com, and any related subdomains we may use. By using our Website, you’re agreeing to be bound by this Policy.
KNOWMAD strives to be completely transparent with how we collect and use information we gather about you on this site. Your privacy is important to us and we respect your preferences.
This Privacy Statement (“Privacy Statement”) explains how Knowmad Digital Marketing, (“KNOWMAD”) uses personal information (“Personal Information”) and applies to all users (“users”) who access, view, visit, download, or otherwise interact with http://www.knowmad.com (the “Site”). By visiting the Site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Statement. If you do not agree to the KNOWMAD practices, do not access, view, visit, download, or otherwise interact with the Site. If you have any questions or comments concerning KNOWMAD’s Privacy Statement, please contact us by sending an email to pr (at) knowmad.com. You can also contact KNOWMAD via postal mail at: 401 Hawthorne Ln. STE 110-204 Charlotte, NC 28204.
“Personal Information” is information that can be used to identify, locate, or contact an individual. KNOWMAD collects the following types of Personal Information:
Contact Information. Contact Information allows KNOWMAD to communicate with you. Examples of Contact Information include, but are not limited to, your name, accurate postal addresses, valid email address, or other addresses at which you receive communications from or on behalf of KNOWMAD. KNOWMAD may also request demographic contact information including, but not limited to, your job title, job function, and corporate title.
Transaction Information. KNOWMAD automatically receives and records some information from your browser when you visit the site, such as your IP address, cookies and data about which pages you visit on the site through the use of log files provided by our third-party tracking-utility partners. This information helps KNOWMAD analyze and understand how the site works for users. Information that is gathered includes, but is not limited to, information about how you interact with KNOWMAD, information about how you use KNOWMAD’s Sites, email, other communications, and applications, and how you interact with other users and KNOWMAD business partners.
Mobile Location Information. If you have permitted your mobile or other location-aware device to transmit location data, KNOWMAD collects Mobile Location.
Posted Information. If you chose to post a comment on KNOWMAD’s blog, KNOWMAD may collect information regarding your name and the content of your post. It is important to note that any content you post on the blog is publicly displayed and will be seen by other users of the Site.
KNOWMAD gathers Personal Information in the following ways:
If and when you are prompted and to provide Personal Information (including Contact Information) when you use KNOWMAD or otherwise interact with the Site or contact KNOWMAD.
If and when you contact KNOWMAD via telephone, email, or other methods of communication.
Lawful basis for KNOWMAD’s processing of your Personal Information:
As applicable, the following is the lawful basis KNOWMAD relies on to process your Personal Information:
Legitimate Interest means the interest of KNOWMAD in conducting and managing its business to enable it to give you best service/product and the most optimized and secure interaction. KNOWMAD weighs any potential impact on you (both positive and negative) and your rights before KNOWMAD processes your Personal Information for its legitimate interest. Unless KNOWMAD has your consent or is otherwise required or permitted to by law, it will not use your Personal Information for activities where the impact on you overrides KNOWMAD’s interests.
KNOWMAD may use Personal Information to enhance to enhance your user experience, to help KNOWMAD better understand you, to help KNOWMAD customize offers, blog topics, or posts that may be of interest to you, and to help KNOWMAD otherwise enhance the Site.
KNOWMAD uses Personal Information to:
KNOWMAD will not disclose your Personal Information to third parties without your explicit consent, except as specified in this Privacy statement. KNOWMAD will disclose your Personal Information when:
KNOWMAD will not sell your Personal Information to third parties unless KNOWMAD is in the process of entering into a merger with another business, acquisition of another business, or the sale of all or a portion of KNOWMAD’s assets and the information is needed to support the sale or transfer of business assets.
This Privacy Statement only governs when and why KNOWMAD discloses Personal Information. This Privacy Statement does not apply to the practices of third parties that KNOWMAD does not own or control, or individuals that KNOWMAD does not employ or manage. The use of your Personal Information by third parties that you access through the Site is governed by the privacy policies of such parties and is not subject to KNOWMAD’s control. KNOWMAD is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of other websites on the Internet, even those linked to or from the KNOWMAD Site. KNOWMAD encourages you to ask questions before you disclose your personal information to others.
KNOWMAD may disclose information about you that is not personally identifiable. For example, KNOWMAD may provide our partners, (such as HubSpot or Salesforce.com), or other third parties with reports that contain aggregated and statistical data about KNOWMAD users.
To determine the appropriate retention period, KNOWMAD considers the type and volume of the information, the negatives that can result from un-permitted access to such information, why KNOWMAD gathers such information and the availability of achieving the goals of such gathering through alternative means.
While KNOWMAD does need to gather certain information to make your KNOWMAD experience personalized and to conduct transactions for you, KNOWMAD wants to give you the ability to control how your information is provided and shared.
KNOWMAD strives to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, however, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure and therefore KNOWMAD cannot guarantee absolute security of your personal information. KNOWMAD strives to maintain a system that reasonably safeguards Personal Information and has put in place appropriate security measures to accomplish the foregoing.
In certain circumstances, you have the following rights under data protection laws in relation to your Personal Information:
If KNOWMAD is relying on your consent for certain activities, you have the right to withdraw you sent at any time by contacting KNOWMAD at pr (at) knowmad.com.
This Privacy Statement describes the collection, use, and disclosure of information by KNOWMAD through the Site. KNOWMAD utilizes third parties to provide services to users and also provides links from the Site to other websites. These third parties may have their own privacy policies and may collect, use, and distribute information differently than KNOWMAD. KNOWMAD encourages all users to read the privacy policies of all third parties.
KNOWMAD may, from time to time, in KNOWMAD’s sole, absolute, and unfettered discretion, update this Privacy Statement to clarify its practices or to reflect new or different privacy practices. KNOWMAD encourages all users to periodically review the Privacy Statement. You are bound by any changes to the Privacy Statement when you use the Site after such changes have been first posted.
If you have questions or suggestions, you may contact KNOWMAD by sending an email to pr (at) knowmad.com.