JULY 01, 2020
Slintel Inc., a Delaware corporation (" Slintel", “ we”, or “ us”) , and applies to
collect when you use or access our online or mobile websites (www.slintel.com), products,
or applications (collectively, the " Slintel Services" ), or when you otherwise interact
with us. We
respect the privacy rights of users and recognize the importance of protecting information
collected about you.
Changes to This
provide you with additional notice (such as adding a statement to our homepage or sending
Services to stay informed about our practices in connection with your information and the
can help protect your privacy. Your use of any of the Slintel Services after the posting of
changes shall constitute your consent to such changes and your consent to the revised
Information You Provide To Us.
We collect information you provide directly to
For example, we collect information when you register with Slintel for an account,
your account, access and use the Slintel Services (including but not limited to when you
download, or share data or other information), participate in any interactive features
Slintel Services, make a purchase, request customer support, communicate with us via
social media sites or otherwise communicate with us.
The types of information we may collect directly from you include your name, username,
address, postal address, phone number, information about your data collection,
storage preferences, employer’s name, job title, transactional information (including
purchased or subscribed to and billing address) as well as any contact or other
choose to provide. We also store the data or other information that you upload or
Slintel Services (" Content") in order to be able to provide you with the features
of the Slintel Service.
Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the Slintel Services
When you access
or use the
Slintel Services, we may automatically collect information about you, including:
Usage Information: We monitor user activity in connection with the Slintel Services
and may collect
information about the applications and features you use, the websites you visit, the
of the files you upload, download, share or access while using the Slintel Services, the
access and any actions taken in connection with the access and use of your Content in
Log Information: We log information about you when you access and use the Slintel
your Internet Protocol (" IP") address, access times, browser type and language,
Provider (" ISP"), the Web pages that you visit, the Content you use and the URL of the
visited before navigating to the Slintel Services.
Device Information: If you access the Slintel Services from a mobile device, we
about the device, including the hardware model, operating system and version, unique
identifiers, mobile network information (as allowed by the mobile network) or platform
(as allowed by the specific platform type). We do not ask for, access or track any
information from your mobile device at any time while downloading or using our mobile
Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies: We use various
collect information, which may include saving cookies to your computer or mobile device.
small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us to improve
Services and your experience, customize your experience and preferences, allow you to
the Slintel Services without re-entering your member ID and/or password, understand
features of the Slintel Services are most popular and count visits. We may also collect
using web beacons (also known as "tracking pixels"). Web beacons are electronic images
"gifs") that may be used in the Slintel Services or in emails that help us to deliver
visits, understand usage and campaign effectiveness and determine whether an email has
and acted upon. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, please see
by our Privacy
Policy. We do not have access to or control over such cookies.
Advertising Cookies: We may partner with third parties to manage our advertising on
Such third parties may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your
on this site and other sites you visit in order to provide you advertising based upon
activities and interests.
Information We Collect For Our Users
Users of our service have access to business
collected from publicly available sources.
Slintel provides our customers with names, professional titles, and business contact
(“Business Data”) to help our customers locate and engage with other businesses (B2B
maintain a core database of Business Data that is derived from publicly-available
website, company websites). Our offerings include providing this data to our customers.
We have undertaken a Legitimate Interests Assessment and we believe we can continue to
(through publicly available sources) and share (with our customers and services
partners) Business Data, because it is within our legitimate business interests to do so
adverse to the privacy rights of the individuals concerned in the context of the GDPR.
Slintel will continue to permit individuals residing in the EU (and elsewhere) to
Where does Slintel get the Business Information for its Public Profiles?
Slintel creates profiles of business people and companies, which we call "Public Profiles,"
different sources. Once we have collected Business Information about a person or company, we
multiple mentions of the same person or company into a Public Profile. The resulting
Public Profiles (the "Directory") is then made available to the users of the site and our
and strategic partners.
Slintel obtains the data for its Public Profiles in several ways including:
(1) Our search technology scans the web and gathers publicly-available Information.
(2) We license Information from other companies.
(3) Users contribute Business Information about themselves or other people and
(4) We make inferences about your use of business technology based on the technology used by
We do not include in your Public Profile any information that you provide in connection with
your registration to use the Slintel Services or that we collect regarding your registration
use of the Slintel Services, though we may receive similar information from other sources,
may be included in your Public Profile.
Use of Information
We may use the information we collect about you for a variety of purposes, including to:
Provide, operate, maintain and improve the Slintel Services;
Enable you to access and use the Slintel Services, including collecting, uploading,
processing, storing and sharing Content;
Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative
Provide and deliver the services and features you request, process and complete
send you related information, including purchase confirmations and invoices;
Respond to your comments, questions, and requests and provide customer service and
Communicate with you about services, features, offers and events, and provide other news
information about Slintel and our select partners;
Monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with the Slintel
marketing or advertising purposes;
Investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions, unauthorized access to the Slintel
other illegal activities;
Personalize and improve the Slintel Services, and provide content, features, and/or
that match your interests and preferences or otherwise customize your experience on the
Link or combine with other information we receive from third parties to help understand
and provide you with better service;
- Enable you to communicate, collaborate, and share files with users you designate; and
- For other purposes about which we notify you.
By accessing or using the Slintel Services or otherwise providing information to us, you
the processing and transfer of information in and to the U.S. and other countries, including
and territories, which may have different privacy laws from your country of residence.
Slintel is currently in the process of self-certifying to the EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy
learn more about the Privacy Shield program, please visit: https://www.privacyshield.gov/.
We will not share personal information about you that you provide in connection with your
registration or that we collect regarding your use of the Slintel Services or any Content
For example, we may share personal information about you as follows:
Vendors, Consultants and Other Service Providers: We may share your information with
vendors, consultants and other service providers who are working on our behalf and
your information to carry out that work, such as to process billing, provide customer
Third Party Applications: Certain aspects of the Slintel Services allow or require
you to connect
with third party applications or services. In connection with your use of any such third
applications or services, such third parties may receive information about you including
username and any Content you choose to use in connection with those applications and
such third parties may contact you directly as necessary. The Slintel Services may
use of such third party applications and services, and we are not responsible for how
parties collect, use and disclose your information and Content. We encourage you to
privacy policies of those third parties before connecting to or using their applications
to learn more about their information and privacy practices.
Compliance with Laws: We may disclose your information to a third party if (a) we
disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal
governmental request, (b) to enforce our agreements, policies and Terms of Service, (c)
the security or integrity of the Slintel Services, (d) to protect Slintel, our customers
public from harm or illegal activities, or (e) to respond to what we believe in good
to be an
emergency. We also may be required to disclose an individual’s personal information in
a lawful request by public authorities, including to meet national security or law
Business Transfers: We may share or transfer your information in connection with, or
negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or
of our business to another company.
Aggregated or Anonymized Data: We may also share aggregated or anonymized
information that does not
directly identify you with third parties.
Public Profile: We display your Public Profile, if you have one in the Slintel Services,
to other users of the Slintel Services who either search for or browse to your profile.
While no service is completely secure, Slintel takes reasonable measures to help protect
about you from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and
The servers on which personal information is stored are kept in a controlled environment
limited access. While we take reasonable efforts to guard personal information we knowingly
directly from you, no security system is impenetrable. In addition, we cannot guarantee that
passively-collected personal information you choose to include in files you store on our
maintained at levels of protection to meet specific needs or obligations you may have
You may access your account information and our service only through the use of an
ID and password. To protect the confidentiality of personal information, you must keep your
confidential and not disclose it to any other person. Please advise us immediately if you
your password has been misused. In addition, always logout and close your browser when you
Account Information & Retention.
You may update, correct or delete information
at any time
by logging into your online account and modifying your information or by emailing us
at [email protected] We will retain your personal information for the period necessary to
us at [email protected], but note that we may retain certain information as required by
legitimate business purposes. We may also retain cached or archived copies of information
for a certain period of time.
We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to
services. We will retain and use your information to comply with our legal obligations,
disputes and enforce our agreements.
Promotional and Newsletter Communications
You may opt in to receive promotional and
emails from Slintel by following the opt-in instructions provided at the time of account
instructions provided through the Services. If you do not opt in, we may still send you
non-promotional communications, such as security alerts and notices related to your access
of the Slintel Services or those about your online account or our ongoing business
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by
default. If you prefer, you can
choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies or to prompt you before
such a cookie. Please note that, if you choose to remove or reject browser cookies, this
affect the availability or functionality of the Slintel Services.
How Can You Delete Your Information?
If you wish to completely remove your existing Public Profile from the Directory, please visit
https://www.slintel.com/privacy-center or email [email protected] If you make this choice,
your Public Profile and contact information will be removed from our search results as soon as
Links to Third Party Websites
We may include links to third party websites from the Slintel Services. When you click on a
a third party website, your activity and use on the linked website is governed by that
policies, not by those of Slintel. We encourage you to visit their websites and review their
and user policies.
Our Policy Toward Children
The Slintel Services are not directed to individuals under 13. We do not knowingly collect
personal information from children under 13. If you become aware that a child has provided
us with personal information, please contact us at [email protected] If we become aware
that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we will take steps to
delete such information.
California Privacy Disclosures
If you are a California resident, please review the following additional privacy
disclosures under the California Consumer Privacy Act ("CCPA").
HOW TO EXERCISE YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS
You have the right to understand how we collect, use, and disclose your personal
information, to access your information, to request that we delete certain information, and to not be
discriminated against for exercising your privacy rights.
To exercise the access, data portability, and deletion rights described above, please
submit a verifiable consumer request to us by either:
You can exercise your rights yourself or you can alternatively designate an
authorized agent to exercise these rights on your behalf. Please note that to protect your Personal Information,
we will verify your identity by a method appropriate to the type of request you are making. We may also request
that your authorized agent have written permission from you to make requests on your behalf, and we may also
need to verify your authorized agent's identity to protect your Personal Information.
CATEGORIES OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT, USE, AND DISCLOSE FOR BUSINESS PURPOSES
As described in the Information Collected section, we have collected the categories
of personal information listed below in the last 12 months. We receive this information from you, your device,
your use of the Services, third parties (like the other services you have connected to your account and, in the
case of Public Profile information, data brokers), and as otherwise described in this policy. We use and
disclose these categories of information for the business purposes described in the Use of Information and
Sharing and Disclosure of Information sections, respectively. The categories are:
- Identifiers, like your name or username, business
email address, business title, company, location, business phone number, IP address, account ID, device ID,
cookie ID, and other similar identifiers.
- Commercial information, including your payment
information and records of the Services or devices you purchased, obtained, or considered.
- Internet or other electronic network activity
information, such as the usage data we receive when you access or use our Services. This includes
information about your interactions with the Services and about the devices and computers you use to access
- Electronic, visual, or similar information, such as
your profile photo or other photos.
- Other information that you provide, including account
information such as your biography, company or country.
- Inferences drawn from any of the above.
We do not sell the personal information that we receive from users as part of their
registration or in connection with their uses of the Slintel Services.
We make Public Profiles available to our customers on a subscription basis. Our
customers are sales and marketing teams in B2B companies that are looking to establish a connection with
potential buyers to gauge interest in their offerings. The categories of personal information that we collect or
receive make available in the Public Profiles include:
- Identifiers, like your name, business title, company,
location, business email address, business phone number and other similar identifiers.
- Electronic, visual, or similar information, such as
your profile photo or other photos.
- Inferences drawn from any of the above.
should be addressed to [email protected] .