April 2016 - When using Project Belle ("BELLE") website, located at the URL http://projectbelle.com referred to as the "Site"), and/or services and/or products provided on the Site, you may provide us with personally identifiable information. Project Belle asks for and maintains the personally identifiable information of its visitors and customers to provide a better, more personal experience on the Site and to deliver certain services or information to you.
Project Belle LLC
1033 Demonbreun Street, #300
Nashville, TN 37203
Attn: Armand Lauzon, Managing Member
We may use other companies under agreements with us to serve advertisements when you visit and use the Services. These companies may collect and use [Non-Personally Identifiable Information] (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to the Services and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie, a third party web beacon and/or pixel tags to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice in general and the options that you have, including your option or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit www.networkadvertising.org. These cookies, web beacons and pixel tags do not collect any personal information from your computer, such as your e-mail address. Other companies' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one. Advertisers or other companies do not have access to Belle’s cookies.
Targeted Advertising By Belle
In order to serve offers and advertisements that may be interest to our users, we may display targeted advertisements on the Services based on Personally Identifiable Information provided by our users, including zip code and profile. We do not provide this Personally Identifiable Information to our advertisers when you interact with such an advertisement. However, please note that the advertisers (including ad serving companies) may determine based on their own analysis that a user who interacts with an advertisement targeted by Belle may fit into a certain demographical category; for example, an advertiser may determine that men ages 25-34 are interacting with a certain advertisement on Belle from a particular geographic area. You acknowledge that any information collected by such advertisers or advertising networks – and any options that you have with the use of such information – would be handled in accordance with the disclosures provided above in the "Advertising" section.
Some Project Belle and customer hosted websites may also use "Web beacon" technologies. When a visitor accesses pages on the Project Belle or a customer's website with a Web beacon, an anonymous notice of that visit is generated which may be processed by us or by our vendors. These Web beacons work in conjunction with cookies to let us know what portions of our Site are of interest to our visitors and to help us provide you with tailored information from our website. If you turn off cookies, Web beacon technologies will still detect anonymous information or personally identifiable information and are disregarded.
Links to Other Sites
The security of your personally identifiable information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the personally identifiable information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Usage of Info
Project Belle uses your Personally Identifiable Information to register you to use Project Belle' services, contact you to deliver certain services or information you may have requested, verify your authority to enter into certain areas of the Site, improve the content and general administration of the Site and our services, provide you with notices regarding our services, and, with permission, provide visitors with updates and information about Project Belle and its services.
Customer Feedback and Surveys
At times we solicit Customer Feedback on service professionals or conduct on-line surveys to better understand our customer's and visitors' needs. Participation in the feedback or survey process is optional. Information gathered is used by Project Belle to improve our customer experience and marketing efforts. Data gathered may also be used to send information and promotional material about Project Belle and new applications to be launched on the Site. In addition, our web servers collect the IP addresses of visitors. This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the Site, pages viewed, etc. We use this information to measure the use of our Site and to improve the content of our Site. Additionally, information may be integrated into customer relationship management programs so our sales and marketing personnel can identify areas of possible interest for prospective or current customers.
The Site may track information that will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and which will not contain your Personally Identifiable Information e.g., External Websites linked to, and IP addresses. Project Belle may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, and we may use such aggregate information to administer the Site, track users' movement, and gather demographic information for aggregate use.
The personal data collected on the Site is intended exclusively for Project Belle's use and will not be transmitted to third-parties under any circumstances.
Project Belle may disclose your Personally Identifiable Information without prior notice to you: (a) if we believe we are required to do so by law, court order, subpoena from a court with proper jurisdiction, regulation or other governmental authority or otherwise in cooperation with an ongoing investigation by a governmental authority or agency. Only information requested or described is disclosed as directed pursuant to the subpoena or court order. Subject to its legal obligations, Project Belle will notify customers of the information request as allowed by the subpoena or court order.
Project Belle will not sell your Personally Identifiable Information to any company, organization or third-party. We do not share, sell, rent or trade Personally Identifiable Information with third-parties for their promotional purposes. Project Belle utilizes great care in keeping customer information secure and private.
By using the Site, visitors expressly agree to Project Belle passing on their information only to the third-parties mentioned above.
Notice of Privacy Rights to California Residents
Companies that collect personally identifiable information from California residents and disclose such information to third parties (including affiliated entities) for marketing purposes must, in response to a request by a consumer, either (1) provide a list detailing the categories of information shared and the entities to which such information was provided, or (2) provide a mechanism by which a consumer may opt-out of having his or her information shared with third parties. We have elected the second option, and you may request that your personally identifiable information not be shared with third parties by sending your request, including your full name, email address, and postal address, to: Director, Corporate Communications, Project Belle LLC, 909 Beacon Street U4, Boston, MA 02215
California residents are also entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with the California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, Suite 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; or by phone at 916-445-1254 or 800-952-5210; or by email to email@example.com.
We provide you the opportunity to 'opt-out' of having your personally identifiable information used for certain purposes, when we ask for this information. For example, if you purchase a service/ product but do not wish to receive additional marketing material from us, you can indicate your preference when committing to the contract. If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter or promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication or by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org you can also enter your information into the Sign Up form on our homepage.
You will be notified when your Personally Identifiable Information is collected by any third-party that is not our agent/serve professional, so you can make an information choice as to whether to share your information with that party.