Who We Are
The Founder Beat, powered by Our York Media, LLC (“Our York Media”), is an online platform that publishes weekly features on York County entrepreneurs. The following policy describes how we collect and use information we receive from visitors to our site. This policy applies only to information collected on this Web site, and not to other information Our York Media and The Founder Beat may collect from you through other (online or offline) means.
Web Site Operator Information
This Web site is operated by Our York Media, 124 N Keesey St, York, Pennsylvania 17402. The contact person at the site is: Will Hanlon: email@example.com
How and What Information Is Collected
Our York Media and The Founder Beat collects information from our online visitors on a voluntary basis. This information may be provided by visitors in many ways. This information may include name, address, phone number, date of birth, e-mail address, and other items.
In addition, Our York Media and The Founder Beat collects some information passively from the visitors at its site. For example, Our York Media and The Founder Beat uses “cookies” (a small text file that a Web site can use to identify the visitor) in order to allow for a personalized experience when you visit our site. Using cookies, our Web server can automatically recognize a registered user’s domain name and e-mail address. Using cookies, our Web server can also recognize a return visitor. Our York Media and The Founder Beat may collect from any visitor to our site information on what pages visitors access or view, and may collect information volunteered by the visitors. Our York Media and The Founder Beat may also record session information.
For site maintenance, optimization, security and other legally permissible purposes, Our York Media and The Founder Beat’s servers may collect certain information about website visitors automatically. Such information may include such visitors’ IP address, browser type, date, time and duration of visit and particular pages viewed, and such other information as is permitted by law.
How Our York Media and The Founder Beat Uses the Collected Information
The information we collect is used by Our York Media to:
– respond to direct requests and providing requested services;
– improve our Web page and marketing practices and understanding, based on consumer preferences and demographics;
The personally identifiable information you provide will be shared with various social media platforms for targeted demographic advertising (as discussed above). We may also share your information with our agents such as Web site hosting partners or other parties who assist us in operating our Web site or providing our services. We will also share your information if required by law to do so. Other than as described above, Our York Media and The Founder Beat does not transfer its visitors’ personal information to third parties.
How We Safeguard the Collected Information
Our York Media and The Founder Beat stores collected information in a database on Our York Media’s computers. Our York Media’s computers have security measures (such as firewalls) in place to reasonably protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under Our York Media’s control. Notwithstanding such measures, Our York Media cannot guarantee that its security measures will prevent Our York Media computers from being illegally accessed, and the collected information on them stolen or altered.
Visitors’ Abilities to Access and Change Information; and Opt Out of Future Communications
A visitor may, upon request by e-mail, access or change the information which Our York Media and The Founder Beat maintains about him or her. The visitor should send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the event of changes or opt out requests, Our York Media and The Founder Beat may retain information necessary for record keeping in connection with past transactions.
No Information Collected from Children.
Our York Media and The Founder Beat will never knowingly or intentionally collect any personal information about children under the age of 13. If Our York Media or The Founder Beat obtains actual knowledge that it has collected personal information about a child under the age of 13, that information will be immediately deleted from its database. Because it does not knowingly or intentionally collect such information, to the best of Our York Media’s knowledge and belief, Our York Media has no such information to use or to disclose to a third party. Our York Media has designed this policy in order to comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act.
OUR YORK MEDIA AND THE FOUNDER BEAT RESERVE THE RIGHT TO UPDATE THIS POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME, SO YOU SHOULD REVIEW THIS WEB PAGE PERIODICALLY.