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GBN believes responsible use of personal information collected on or via GBN website or conferences or talkshows is critical to GBN business objectives and brand and reputation. As part of our commitment to privacy, we have adopted this Privacy Statement. The extent and type of information we receive from you on our external websites depends on the information you provide to us through our contact mailboxes and/or through any registration processes on our sites.
GBN only uses your personally identifiable info to respond to your requests and to provide you with information about GBN, but we may also use it to provide you with marketing material about services, unless you opt-out of receiving this info as provided below. We also use personal info for the purposes of providing services to clients, maintaining client relationships (such as informing our clients and prospective clients of properties and services that may be of interest to them) and for other related business activities.
Some of the GBN website pages may invite you to contact us or to provide info about yourself. We use the info provided to personalize your online experience and to deliver the content most suited to your needs. In addition, “cookies” (i.e. small text files placed on your computer when you first visit the site) are used on some of the GBN websites. Most browsers now recognize when a cookie is offered and permit you to refuse or accept it. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should check with the software manufacturer, your company’s technology help desk or your Internet service provider. Cookies are primarily used to enhance your online experience and are not used to track the navigational habits of identified visitors, unless we obtain your permission to do so. If you visit GBN websites to read or download info, such as news stories or articles, much of what we do collect is statistical only (e.g., the domain from which you access the Internet, date/time you access, Internet address of the site from which you linked) and not personally identifiable. We use info about the number of visitors, use of pages in aggregate form to make GBN more useful and attractive to you.
Some cookies are provided by Google Analytics and these are used to collect info about how visitors use our site. We use info to compile reports and to help us improve. Cookies collect info in an anonymous form, including numbers of visitors to the site, the pages visited and where visitors have come to the site from. An overview of privacy at Google can be seen at http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html … opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. We also use an analytics based cookie called ProspectFinder which lasts as long as the browser is open. This cookie is used to register which pages the visitor has been visiting during the session and to identify users according to the domain they enter the site via. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org or http://www.aboutcookies.org/
Personal info you provide to us will be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which the info was collected or as required by law. We do not share personal info with third parties except as necessary to carry out our business or your request or as required by law or other legal processes, and we never sell your personal info. Furthermore, personal data collected by GBN may be transferred to affiliated companies where it is necessary to carry out our business or to meet the purpose for which you have submitted the information. By submitting data through GBN electronically, you are providing explicit consent to trans-border transmission of data collected via our websites.
PRIVACY: Safeguarding Info