Information Collection and Use
You can generally visit our Site without revealing any company and personally identifiable information about yourself. However, to use the Services, we require that you create an account. We may invite you to submit questions or comments or request information, participate in surveys and questionnaires, or message boards. Due to the nature of some of these activities, we may ask that you complete and submit an online form with company and personally identifiable information such as your name, username, email address, company name, company location, your department, company zip code and other contact information. If you plan to create an account, we ask that you provide additional company and personally identifiable information in your profile such as company name, company address, department and other contact information. Providing any additional company and personally identifiable information beyond what is required to create an account is optional. We may use your company and personally identifiable information to deliver certain services, products or information you have requested, verify your authority to enter certain password protected areas of the Site, send you notices for services that you have used or that may be of interest to you, and improve the content and general administration of the Site. Additionally, if you have elected to reveal your email address to other registered members, they will have access to and be able to use your email address.
Grit Artists is committed to protecting the privacy needs of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. Grit Artists’s services and Site are not intended for and may not be used by children under the age of 13. Grit Artists does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13 and Grit Artists does not target this Site, the Services, or its other services to children under 13.
We may use small text files called cookies to improve overall Site experience. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies generally do not permit us to personally identify you.
The Site may track the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, IP addresses, External Web Sites (defined below) linked to, search terms and the domain names of our users’ Internet Service Providers, and we may analyze these data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, but such information will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and it will not contain company and personally identifiable information. We also may collect aggregate commerce statistics from public records. Such aggregate information is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person or to any company information that can identify an individual company. We may use such aggregate information to analyze trends, administer the Site, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We may share this aggregate information with third parties, including for various reasons related to our business.
We may disclose your company and personally identifiable information and aggregate information to partner entities that provide services intended to help us offer certain functionality and to improve the content and general administration of our Site. Any such partner entity to which we provide your company and personally identifiable information may not further distribute such information.
Links to Third Party Sites
We may employ procedural and technological measures, consistent with industry practice. Such measures are reasonably designed to help protect your company and personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. Grit Artists may use firewalls, internal restrictions, password protection, physical lock and key and other security measures to help prevent unauthorized access to your company or company and personally identifiable information.
The Site is hosted in the United States and is intended for United States users. If you are using the Site or Services from the European Union or other regions with laws governing data collection and use that may differ from U.S. law, please note that you are transferring your company and personally identifiable information and other data to the United States and by providing such information and data you consent to that transfer.
Correction/Updating Company and Personally Identifiable Information
Grit Artists provides you with the ability to review, correct and delete any of the company and personally identifiable information that you have provided to us. If you wish to review or correct any information you have provided to us, you may access your account and review or correct your company and personally identifiable information or delete your account.