Meakem Becker Venture Capital, its affiliates, and its subsidiaries (collectively referred to as “MBVC”) respect the privacy and security of its visitors. Our goal is to provide you with a personalized Internet experience that delivers the information, resources, and services that are most relevant and helpful to you. In order to achieve this goal, we may collect information during your visits to understand what differentiates you from each of our other visitors. This Privacy Statement discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices of MBVC in connection with <http://mbvc.com> and all other World Wide Web sites owned or operated by MBVC (collectively, the “Site”). MBVC can be contacted by mail at 603 Beaver Street, Suite 201, Sewickley, PA 15143, by phone at (412) 749-5720, by fax at (412) 749-5721, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1.Collection of Personal Information from Site Visitors
2.Use of Personal Data Collected; Disclosure of Personal Data to Third Parties
Personal data collected by MBVC may be used by MBVC for many reasons, for example, for editorial and feedback purposes, for marketing and promotional purposes, for a statistical analysis of visitors’ activities on the site, for product development, for content improvement, for fulfillment of or in connection with a requested transaction or recordkeeping, to contact a visitor, or to customize the content and layout of the Site. Aggregate visitor data may be used for internal purposes, and individually identifying information, such as names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone numbers, and other personal information which visitors voluntarily provide to MBVC may be added to MBVC’s databases and used for future calls, mailings, and other communications regarding Site updates, new products and services, and upcoming events. MBVC also may use Site visitor data to contact the Site visitors regarding account status, privacy statement, and any other policies or agreements relevant to Site visitors. Aggregate visitor data may be provided to marketing firms and other organizations that provide marketing and/or support services to MBVC.
MBVC will use its reasonable efforts to identify whether any third party that MBVC shares, rents, sells, or otherwise discloses personal data for marketing purposes may have products or services of interest to visitors to MBVC’s Site. However, such parties are independent third parties over which MBVC exercises no control, and, therefore, MBVC is not responsible for their conduct, products, or services, and will not be liable therefor. MBVC may disclose personal information when we believe in good faith that the law requires it or to protect the rights or property of MBVC in MBVC’s sole discretion. Personal data may also be disclosed or distributed to another party with which MBVC enters or reasonably may enter into a corporate transaction, such as, for example, a merger, consolidation, acquisition, or asset purchase.
3.Links to Other Sites
MBVC has implemented security features to prevent the unauthorized release of or access to personal information. Please be advised, however, that the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from MBVC via this Site or e-mail cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, MBVC is not responsible for the security of information transmitted via the Internet. For more private communication, you can contact MBVC by phone at (412) 749-5720, or by mail at 603 Beaver Street, Suite 201, Sewickley, PA 15143.
5.Access to Personal Data; How to Correct Inaccuracies
Upon a visitor’s request via postal mail or e-mail, MBVC will provide to the visitor a summary of any personally identifiable information regarding the visitor, which information has been voluntarily provided to MBVC through an Input Field or other forms on or via the Site and which information is retained by MBVC. Should you wish to modify, correct, change, or update any of the information you supply on or via the Site, you should contact us at email@example.com or at the postal address set forth in this Privacy Statement.
Except as necessary for MBVC to provide the services or products requested by a visitor, the visitor may opt out of having their personally identifiable information, which has been voluntarily provided to MBVC through an online form, registration form, survey, or other similar mechanisms on or via the Site, retained by MBVC, used by MBVC for secondary purposes, disclosed to third parties, or used by MBVC or third parties to send promotional correspondence to the visitor by contacting MBVC via postal mail or e-mail at the addresses above. (This does not apply to collection of the type of Web browser of the visitor to the Site or to information provided or collected that does not meet the above description.)
At a visitor’s request, via e-mail, MBVC will provide the visitor a summary of the personally identifiable information retained by MBVC regarding the visitor, which information has been voluntarily provided to MBVC through an online form, registration form, survey, or other similar mechanism. A visitor may modify, correct, change or update any of the information by contacting MBVC at: firstname.lastname@example.org .
7.MBVC’s Right to Change Privacy Statement
MBVC reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time. Notice of any new or revised Privacy Statement, as well as the location of the new or revised statement, will be posted on the Site for at least 15 days after the change. It is the obligation of visitors visiting the Site before the change to learn of changes to the Privacy Statement since their last visit. Any change to this Privacy Statement shall be effective as to any visitor who has visited the Site before the change was made. Your continued use of this Site after any change is made to this Privacy Statement signifies your understanding of and intention and agreement to be bound by such change.
This page was last modified on: June 24, 2008 – 1:00 p.m. EST