Relishmba.com and Relish, LLC (collectively “Relish” or the “Company”) is committed to protecting the privacy of individuals who visit the Company’s Web sites (“Visitors”), individuals who register to use the Services as defined below (“Customers”), and individuals who participate any manner with the Company corporate events (“Participants”). This Privacy Statement describes the Company’s privacy practices in relation to the use of the Company’s Web sites and the related applications and services offered by relishmba.com (the “Services”).
Information Collection and Use
The Company collects and uses your information below to provide its Services and to measure and improve them over time.
Information Collected Upon Registration: When you interact with the Company’s various web site pages, you provide some personal information, such as your name, username, password, and email address, or other personal information regarding your educational and professional background. Some of this informationis listed publicly on our Services, including on your profile page. Some information is hidden from other users, but can be made viewable through privacy settings.
Additional Information: You may provide us with profile information to make public, such as a short biography, your location, your website, or a picture. You may provide information to customize your account, such as a cell phone number for the delivery of SMS messages. We may use your contact information to send you information about our Services or to market Relish services to you. You may use your account settings to unsubscribe from notifications from Relish. You may also unsubscribe by following the instructions contained within the notification or the instructions on our website. We may use your contact information to help others find your Relish account, including through third-party services and client applications. Your account settings control whether others can find you by your email address or cell phone number. If you email us, we may keep your message, email address and contact information to respond to your request. This information helps us improve the Services. Providing the additional information described in this section is entirely optional.
Location Information: You may choose to publish your location in your Relish profile or enable your computer or mobile device to send us location information. We may use and store information about your location to provide features of our Services to improve and customize the Services, for example, with more relevant content like local trends, stories, ads, and suggestions for people to follow.
Links: Relish may keep track of how you interact with links across our Services, including our email notifications, third-party services, and client applications, by redirecting clicks or through other means. We do this to help improve our Services, to provide more relevant advertising, and to be able to share aggregate click statistics such as how many times a particular link was clicked on.
Cookies: Like many websites, we use "cookie" technology to collect additional website usage data and to improve our Services, but we do not require cookies for many parts of our Services such as searching and looking at public user profiles or lists. A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer's hard disk. Relish may use both session cookies and persistent cookies to better understand how you interact with our Services, to monitor aggregate usage by our users and web traffic routing on our Services, and to customize and improve our Services. Most Internet browsers automatically accept cookies. You can instruct your browser, by changing its settings, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. However, some Services may not function properly if you disable cookies.
Log Data: Our servers automatically record information ("Log Data") created by your use of the Services. Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, the referring web page, pages visited, location, your mobile carrier, device and application IDs, search terms, and cookie information. We receive Log Data when you interact with our Services, for example, when you visit our websites, sign into our Services, interact with our email notifications, use your Relish account to authenticate to a third-party website or application, or visit a third-party website that includes a Twitter button or widget. Relish uses Log Data to provide our Services and to measure, customize, and improve them.
Third-Party Service Providers: Relish uses a variety of third-party services to help provide our Services, such as hosting our various blogs and wikis, and to help us understand the use of our Services, such as Google Analytics. These third-party service providers may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, such as cookies or your IP address.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We do not disclose your private personal information except in the limited circumstances described herein.
Your Consent: We may share or disclose your information at your direction, such as when you authorize a third-party web client or application to access your Relish account.
Non-Private or Non-Personal Information: We may share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or otherwise non-personal information, such as your public user profile information, the people you interact with by using our Services, or the number of users who clicked on a particular link (even if only one (1) did).
Modifying Your Personal Information
If you are a registered user of our Services, we provide you with tools and account settings to access or modify the personal information you provided to us and associated with your account.
You can also permanently delete your Relish account. If you follow the instructions here, your account will be deactivated and then deleted. When your account is deactivated, it is not viewable on Relish.com.
Changes to this Policy