This privacy policy details what information is collected when you employ the Web sites, applications, content and related services of and its affiliated properties (“”), why this information is collected, and how we utilize it to improve your experience.

Your Information is provided by its licensors and affiliates (“we” or “us”). Your information consists of personally identifiable information collected or received about you when you make buys from us, when you sign up with us, when you establish profiles to share with others, when you engage with other users on, or when you sign in to as a registered user and engage with products and related services. Your information may include (a)

registration-related information (such as name, address, telephone and fax numbers, email address); (b) member profile about yourself that you can share with others; (c) a profile on your business or your profession that you desire to share with others, (d) transaction-related information (such as payment card or other preferred means of payment, or a history of products buyd through us); (e) details regarding your accesss to or our other web sites, pages and related services; (f) your feedback to our features and advertisements; (g) details regarding the features or features you employ from us; (h) your billing and shipping information; (i) customer service information; and (j) other information specifically related to your use of a specific feature or offering. Your information may be supplemented with additional data from other companies such as publicly available information and other information that we might append or match to your information.

Your Profile

When you sign up with us, sign up for an application or service, become a member of a company profile or make recommendations on the service, we utilize certain data we gather from you (your name, business, and location of your business) to establish a profile on your behalf to share with others, and which information will be available by search to help you promote your business or profession. After you sign up with, you may provide additional member details regarding yourself (member profile, company profile) and add company profile details regarding your business in the My Profile area on

Such member and company profiles could include, at your option, a description of your skills or products, experience, education and membership in organizations. Also in the My Profile area, you can control what information you want to share with others.

Contact Information

We may offer you services to send invitations via or email addresses if they are not users in order to connect with others on The names and email addresses of people whom you invite will be used to send your invitations and reminders as well as to allow us to help expand your network. You understand and agree that when you send an invitation to connect to another user, that user will have access to your email address because it is displayed in the invitation. Your connections will also have access to your email address. You may not invite anyone you do not know and trust to connect with you.

You Consent to our Collection of Information

By providing information to us for the purposes of creating your account, interacting with’s services and features, or adding any additional details to your profile, you understand and agree that we might process details regarding you and make details regarding you available to others. In addition, if you post any details regarding yourself on areas of that are publicly accessible, such as message boards or forums, you understand and agree that such information will be available to others.

Google, Inc. supplies the mapping services on If you decide to use and engage with the mapping services, you agree that Google may collect information in accordance with its privacy policy located at .

When you employ our website, we share information that we gather from you, such as your email (in hashed form), IP address or details regarding your browser or operating system, with our identity partners/service providers, returns an online identification code that we might store in our first-party cookie for our use in online and cross-channel advertising and it may be shared with advertising companies to enable interest-based and targeted advertising.

How Information Is Used

Your information is used to operate and improve the features, features and content presented to you by us; to personalize the content and advertisements provided to you; to fulfill your requests for products, programs, and related services; to communicate with you and respond to your inquiries; to conduct research about your use of our products; to share details regarding you and your business; to communicate with other users and business contacts; and, to help offer you other products, programs, or services that may be of interest or relevance to you.

We may share Your information with our service providers, affiliates, partners, agents or other parties whose products or services we believe may be of interest to you or to fulfill a transaction requested by you. Since is design to help companies and business professionals network with others, is designed so that certain details regarding you and your business is available to others on and via search engines, including, your name, and location of your business, and to help you communicate with companies and business professionals. As we explain below, you can add, enhance, modify or delete what information is made available to others in the My Profile area of We may use your information to present offers to you on behalf of business

partners and advertisers. We may use agents and contractors in order to help operate and provide services to you. Their use of information is limited to these purposes.

The contents of your online communications, as well as other details regarding you as a user, may be accessed and disclosed in response: to lawful governmental requests or legal process (for example, a court order, search warrant or subpoena), in other circumstances in which we have a good faith belief that a crime has been or is being committed by a user, that an emergency exists that poses a threat to the safety of you or another person, when necessary either to protect our property, or for us to render the service you have requested.

In the event that our ownership was to change as a result of a merger or acquisition by another company, your information may be transferred. We will provide you notice prior to any such transfer of your information.

Your Information Choices

On, you have the following choices:

  • You may review, enhance, add, change or delete such information related to your business.

  • You may remove all details regarding you and your business by cancelling your account. You can do this by requesting on our . We will use commercially reasonable efforts to block access to your information upon termination of your account; however, you understand and agree that certain information may be retained by us as part of our standard back up and archiving process.

  • Any e-mails that you receive that contain marketing promotions will provide an option to remove your name from future mailings; provided, however, you understand and agree that this exclusion does not apply to notices we provide you about your services.

Cookies, Advertising Networks

We and certain third party partners may place “cookies” on your Web browser when you access our properties (including our websites and emails). Cookies are small pieces of information or text files that a website sends to your computer for record-keeping purposes, which information is stored in a file on your computer’s hard drive.

Cookies make Websurfing and browsing easier for you by saving your preferences so that we can use the saved information to facilitate and improve your use of Please note that you will not be able to access and use all of’s features if you delete or refuse to accept cookies. For example, without cookies, you will not be able to set certain personalized preferences, and/or you may have difficulty completing transactions on Also, we, and certain third party companies under agreement with us, may deploy and read cookies, pixel tags, web beacons or similar technologies to collect and assemble non-personal, demographic, behavioral and technical details regarding the use of from our users in order to group such users that share a common interest into general interest categories (collectively, “Audience Segment Cookies”). Such Audience Segment Cookies, which do not identify you personally, may be placed when you access, share content from, when advertisements are presented on, and/or when you respond to advertisements or other features on

We and these third party companies may use such non-personally identifiable information in combination with your access to and other sites in order to present advertisements about goods and related services likely to be of greater interest to you, to measure the effectiveness of and advertisements, and to help predict the characteristics and preferences of our audiences and the audiences of our third party companies. We may share certain details regarding you as a user that is not personally identified to you (such as user industry and position) with certain advertising network providers in order to help them deliver more relevant advertisements through their ad networks. The use of cookies by ad network providers is subject to their own privacy policies.

Common ID Cookie

This site uses cookies and similar tracking technologies such as the Common ID cookie to provide its services. Cookies are important devices for measuring advertising effectiveness and ensuring a robust online advertising industry. The Common ID cookie stores a unique user id in the first party domain and is accessible to our ad partners. This simple ID that can be utilized to improve user matching, especially for delivering ads to iOS and MacOS browsers.

Mobile Services

Our mobile applications may include location-based services. These services may include applications that can help you search and find businesses located near you. When you sign in and use our location-based services, we must periodically receive your location in order to provide our services to you. We may collect and process details regarding your actual location, like GPS signals sent by a mobile device. We may also use various technologies to determine location, such as sensor data from your device that may, for example, provide information on nearby Wi-Fi access points and cell towers. By using our location-based services, you authorize us to locate your device and to record, compile and display your location. We may also collect and store certain details regarding our users, such as, users’ wireless mobile subscriber ISDN numbers and users’ network access identifier information. We may use third party providers to help operate our services. Google, Inc. provides our location-based mapping services. By using the location-based mapping services, you agree that Google may collect information when you employ the maps as described in its privacy policy located at , which Google may update from time-to-time. You may discontinue any location-based service by going to the location services settings on your device and turn off GPS and other settings that can locate your device.

Our applications may give you the ability to store your log-in credentials on a mobile device so that you can be logged-in automatically when your launch our services. You may deactivate the automatic feature by using the log-off feature on our applications. You understand that you are

solely responsible if someone else obtains access to your mobile device if it is lost or stolen. You agree to notify your mobile carrier promptly to prevent unauthorized access to your device and your profile. You may also notify us if you believe your profile has been compromised.


We make available a secure page for entering sensitive information, protected by

industry-standard SSL encryption technology. This technology encrypts your information prior to transmitting it over the Internet.

We maintain the confidential information you provide us in a secure database. We further require credentials such as a user identification (e.g., email address) and password to limit access to registered accounts. Please keep in mind that while we have established safeguards to help prevent unauthorized access to or misuse of you information, we cannot guarantee that your personally identifiable information will never be disclosed in a manner inconsistent with this Privacy Policy (for example, in the event of unauthorized acts by third parties that violate applicable law or our policies).


If you have further questions or concerns that have not been addressed in this statement, please email your inquiries to


We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time, and so you should review this Policy periodically. If there are significant changes to our information practices, you will be provided with appropriate online notice. You may be provided other privacy-related information in connection with your use of features from us as well as for special features and related services not described in this Policy that may be introduced in the future.