The following discloses the information management practices for EngineeringCircle.com.
2. Key definitions
3. What information do we collect
4. How do we use the information we collect
4.1 Profile Information: Engineering Circle collects profile information supplied by users who register, as described above. That information lets us better tailor our content to user interests and helps our advertisers better understand the audience they are reaching. All of Engineering Circle is free and is supported by paid content and sponsorships from our advertisers. 4.2 Subscriber Information: We use Subscriber Information to deliver email newsletters and Product Alerts on topics of interest to Subscribers who have signed up for those services. We may also send general promotional and marketing materials to Subscribers. We use Subscriber Information to understand our customer base and to market our services to our customers. 4.3 Third Party Personal Information: We use third party email addresses provided for the “email a friend” feature only for the purpose of sending e-Newsletters, Product Alerts or event invitations to a subscriber-specified third party, and for no other purpose. 4.4 Sharing Information: Engineering Circle may share profile information collected as follows: *Except as set forth herein, your contact information (name, phone number, mail and e-mail address, and other profile information) will not be shared with anyone other than Engineering Circle and the suppliers/advertisers whose information you have viewed (including, but not limited to, phone/fax, web site, supplier profile or e-mail; or product information, including, but not limited to, specifications, product announcements or RFQs) via Engineering Circle or its co-branded sites, e-Newsletters, Product Alerts, and Engineering Circle events. *We may send general promotional and marketing materials to our users, including marketing research surveys. We also use profile information to understand our customer base and to market our services to our customers. *Profile information collected when you register or log in on a co-branded partner site is available only to Engineering Circle. Strategic partners provide some of the services offered on Engineering Circle. Some of these services require additional registration. When this occurs, Engineering Circle will transfer your profile information to the relevant service provider. You will have the ability to accept or decline the transfer of that information. *Engineering Circle email communications are only accessible by designated recipients, except that Engineering Circle personnel involved in management and maintenance may have access to email communications. *You can modify your user information by visiting http://www.Engineering Circle.com/ *You may have your personal information removed from the system by contacting admin@Engineering Circle.com.
5. What information do we disclose to third parties
We provide summary reports to our Content Providers, customers and other third party suppliers/advertisers/service providers, based on our analysis of Clickstream Data. The type of information included in a summary report is “3,000 people looked at your information this week, and of those people 60% clicked through to read the full report.” This aggregated information is anonymous and does not disclose to the content providers, advertisers, prospective advertisers, and partners any profile information about the individual users who saw or clicked on their reports.
6. Disclosure of person information