We take privacy seriously and are committed to protecting your privacy.
This policy explains how, when and why we collect personal information about individuals, how we use this information, who we share this information with and your rights.
How and why we collect your information?
We may collect information from you in a number of ways:
Information you give to us: When you submit information through our site located at apiary.life, follow us or post on one of our social media pages, correspond with us by phone, email or any other way, interact with us at conferences or other events, provide us with your physical or virtual business cards, we provide services to a client that you work with, or we receive goods or services from a supplier who you work with.
Information you provide to us on a voluntary basis, which may include information you submit through forms on our website. If you complete any surveys or calls for research purposes, we may also collect your information. The information you give us may include your name, contact details (address, email address and phone number), details about your inquiry and information about your employment or business. We may also retain records of any correspondence and responses to any surveys.
Personal information we collect about you:
We may automatically collect information during your visit to our Website such as: traffic data, location data, device data, weblogs and other communication data, and details of the which pages or functionalities you access. We may also automatically collect technical information, including anonymous data collected by our hosting server for statistical purposes, your internet protocol (IP) address, which browser and version of that browser you are using, your time zone, and which computer operating system you use to access our website.
Personal information we may receive from other sources: We obtain certain personal information about you from other sources (including those outside of our business) which may include our suppliers and our clients.
How we use your information
The purposes for which we use your personal information are explained below.
We may use and process your personal information where you have consented for us to do so. We may contact you via email or the mail with information about our services if you indicate that you would like to receive such marketing from us; sign up to our news and insights. You may withdraw your consent for us to use your information in any of these ways at any time.
We may use your personal information where it is necessary for us to pursue our legitimate business interests, for the following purposes: to create a profile of you and analyze this to obtain insights about market or industry trends, client behaviors, and to enhance and personalize your experience on our website or in our marketing efforts; to contact you by email or by phone with marketing information about our products and services. We may use your personal information to personalize the communications you receive; to communicate with you when it supports our product and service delivery; for market research in order to improve the services that we provide; to notify you about changes to our services and our business; to keep in touch with potential recruitment candidates; to administer our websites and social media pages; to enable us to make payments to contractors and who provide services to us; to comply with requests from you (for example where you have asked us not to contact you); to enforce or protect our legal rights; and for general administration of our business; to assist any government body, where we are under a legal obligation to do so; to identify you when you contact us; to verify the accuracy of data we hold about you; and to respond to and resolve any complaints.
We may share your information with our third-party service providers, agents, subcontractors and other organizations for the purposes of providing services to us. We use third party service providers, but we only disclose personal information that is necessary for them to provide their services to us and we require them to keep your personal information secure, they may disclose or transfer your personal information in accordance with their own data protection policies.
We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to keep your personal information safe and secure. The transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your information transmitted to our website and any transmission is at your own risk.
Our Websites may contain links to other websites. Our policy does not apply to these websites.