Last Revised May 17, 2018
We collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, and information volunteered by the consumer (such as survey information and/or site registrations). The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web pages and the quality of our service, and is not shared with or sold to other organizations for commercial purposes, except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
- It is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.
Information Gathering and Usage
When you register for the SilkStart application we ask for information such as your name, company name, email address. Members are not required to provide a credit card to trial the service. SilkStart uses collected information for the following general purposes:
Products and Services Provision, Billing, Identification and Authentication, Services Improvement, Contact, and Research.
Please see GDPR compliance for full details on measures SilkStart has taken to ensure our platform is both compliant and capable of supporting compliance for our clients.
Regarding compliance on our website, www.silkstart.com, the information we collect may be used for marketing purposes and stored in our internal marketing tools. Upon request, the personal data can be deleted or shared with the requester provided that they can verify their identity.
We partner with third parties such as Google to either display advertising on our Web site or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this site and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. The information collected does not contain your personal information. For additional information about this type of advertising and to opt-out of Google and other companies that provide these services, visit www.youradchoices.ca/choices. You may also disable cookies using your browser.
SilkStart uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run the SilkStart application. Although SilkStart owns the code, databases, and all rights to the SilkStart application, you retain all rights to your data. Data shared with third parties for the purposes of opt-in integrations is subject to the privacy policies and terms of service of those services.
SilkStart may disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.
SilkStart may periodically update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your SilkStart primary account holder account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.