1.0 GENERATE Privacy Practices

The following statement discloses GENERATE’s privacy practices for the GENERATE Web Site. We periodically update our policy so please check on future visits.

Because we wish to show our commitment to your privacy, we’ve chosen to disclose our web site information practices.

  • What information is gathered, stored, tracked or used
  • With whom the information may be shared
  • How you can correct inaccuracies in the information

These practices cover only information that is collected through this Web site.

You may contact GENERATE directly using any of the communication means specified below in this statement.

What information we gather and track

We request contact, functional, and corporate profile information when you request a service, white paper, proposal, or when you answer a survey, enter a contest, correspond with us or engage in certain other activities on our website. For example:

  • If you submit a request for information, content and/or a proposal we will ask you for information necessary to complete the transaction and/or properly fulfill the request.
  • If you are making a purchase, we will request certain personal data as well as credit card information.
  • If you wish to enter the Select Access portion of our site you may be asked for an access code provided to you by GENERATE.

It is your decision whether or not to proceed with any activity that requires personal or corporate information. If you do not wish to provide the requested information, however, you may not be able to complete the transaction.

How we use the information we gather and track

We use personally identifiable information in the following ways:

  1. To provide you with content and/or information specific to your requirements;
  2. To assist us in creating and/or selecting information and/or web links most useful given your information profile;
  3. To provide you with special offers and/or incentives that may be of particular interest to you;
  4. To help you quickly find solutions and/or information relevant to your specific needs.

With whom we may share your information

From time to time, we may provide your information to selected business partners and/or clients to communicate to you information about products or services that they believe are important to you or your business. If you prefer that we not provide your information to our business partners, you may let us know using one of the methods described in this policy.

In addition, GENERATE occasionally retains the services of outside contractors to provide services for us. They may be used to communicate information, ship products, provide support, or handle other issues. We require that these contractors keep the information provided by visitors to our web site secure and confidential. We also require them to use this information only on behalf of GENERATE.

Please be advised that in certain instances, it may be necessary for GENERATE to disclose your personal information to government officials or otherwise as required by our legal obligations.

 Choice/opt-out

GENERATE provides a number of ways for you to ‘opt-out’ of receiving additional information from us or having us provide your information to our partners. We may offer you these choices at the time you give us your information.

If you are on a GENERATE web page that requires personal information but does not offer communication choices, or would like to change your preferences for the handling of information that you have previously provided, please go to the Contact Us page on the website and e-mail us your new information usages and/or communication preferences.

If you do not wish to continue receiving our e-mail newsletters or bulletins you can opt-out of receiving these communications by simply replying with one of the following messages:

  1. Opt out of e-mail,
  2. Opt out of post mail,
  3. Opt out of all un-requested communication.

 1.1 Cookies

GENERATE may use cookies from time to time. A cookie is a unique text file that a Web site can send to your browser software. Cookies enable a Web site to tailor information presented to you based on your browsing preferences. GENERATE may use cookies to help us customize information we provide, or to remember you when you visit specific sections of our site. If you do not want GENERATE to deploy cookies in your browser, you can set your browser to reject cookies or to notify you when a Web site tries to put a cookie in your browser software. Rejecting cookies may affect your ability to take advantage of some offers extended to select clients or potential clients on our web site.

GENERATE may also use cookies to track your visit to our Web site. While our Web servers may automatically log your IP address, this information does not identify you and you remain anonymous.

 1.2 Web Site Traffic

We may track domain names, IP addresses, and browser types from people who visit our site. We use this information to track aggregate traffic patterns throughout GENERATE’s Web site.

1.3 Links to Business Partner and Co-Branded Sites

At the GENERATE Web site, there are a number of links to companies with whom we may or may not have a relationship. GENERATE is not responsible for the privacy practices of our business partners. We encourage you to read their privacy statements, as they may differ from ours.

 1.4 Other Privacy Considerations

Please remember that information you submit in a discussion group or forum will be deemed public information and is not confidential. There is a risk in such communication venues that information can be collected and used by others. Please be careful and responsible when you are online.

 1.5 Policy Changes

In the event there is a major change to GENERATE’s privacy practices, a notice will be posted on our web site. If the change involves the use of your personally identifiable information, the notice will contain instructions on how you can opt-out of such use.

1.6 GENERATE Contact Information

If you have any questions, comments, or would like to change your communication preferences, please contact us.