The following Privacy Policy and Legal Notices apply throughout the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce Website:

PRIVACY POLICY. In using our Website, you may be asked to provide information such as name, contact information, or other registration information. We may use this information to tailor our presentations to you, facilitate your movement through our site, or communicate separately with you.  We will not provide such personally identifiable information to companies outside our membership without first seeking your permission.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE. © Copyright 2000-2017 Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce and/or its suppliers or clients. All rights reserved worldwide.

TRADEMARKS. Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce and www.sanibel-captiva.org are trademarks of Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

THIRD PARTY SITES. The Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce web site provides hyperlinks to outside web sites for the user’s convenience. Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce cannot control content on said web sites and disclaims all responsibility for content on said web sites. Furthermore, inclusion of a hyperlink does not imply endorsement of the hyperlinked web site or of the web site’s owner(s) or author(s) by Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce.

Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce may be contacted in writing by mailing to this address:

Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce
1159 Causeway Road
Sanibel Island, Florida 33957
USA

Email Us with comments or suggestions regarding this web site.

Who we are

Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce
Our contact form is: https://sanibel-island.sanibel-captiva.org/contact/
Our phone number is: (239) 472-1080
Our mailing address is: 1159 Causeway Road Sanibel, FL 33957

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number or other details to help you with your experience. We collect information from you when you fill out a form or enter information on our site. We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

  • To personalize user’s experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
  • We will use your email address or phone number to contact you about questions for our products/services that you contacted us about.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

We collect information from you when you fill out a form or enter information on our site through our contact forms. You may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number or other details to help you with your experience. This information is stored for customer service purposes.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Opting out:
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on. Users can read more about Google Analytics Privacy Policy Here. Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en

Who we share your data with

  • Marketing & Analytics: To provide you with a personalized user experience, we will share data to add customers to lists or analyze their behavior.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information. This data is retained for a minimum of ten years.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Data Rights:

All website visitors can request any of the following Data Rights by contacting us here.

  • Right to be informed: You can ask about personal data, how it is used, and why it is being used at any time.
  • Right of access: You can request access to any stored Personal Information at any time.
  • Right of rectification: Visitors can update (or request updates to) personal information at any time.
  • Right of erasure: If you have an account with us you may cancel your account at any time and may additionally request that we erase your personal data. We reserve the right to keep the minimum amount of information that helps us prevent fraud to keep your deliverability the highest it can be.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Our contact form is: https://sanibel-island.sanibel-captiva.org/contact/
Our phone number is: (239) 472-1080
Our mailing address is: 1159 Causeway Road Sanibel, FL 33957

How we protect your data

Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. We use regular Malware Scanning.

Data Security:

We take all reasonable technical and organizational measures to commit to confidentiality of your data including:

  • Use of encryption
  • Continual monitoring of the confidentiality, integrity, availability, and resilience of our systems
  • Preparedness to restore availability of our services in the event of a physical or technical incident
  • Regular risk as