BTI collects two kinds of information from this Website: (1) your voluntarily provided personal information; and (2) anonymous non-personal information and (3) “cookie” based information.
(1) Personal Information: BTI does not automatically collect personal information, such as name, company name, phone number, email address and other personally identifiable information, from its visitors (“Personal Information”). From time to time, BTI will collect personal Information that is voluntarily provided by its visitors in filling out contact forms or subscribing to newsletters and other activities carried out on the Website.
BTI will only collect and use such Personal Information solely for the purpose(s) disclosed by BTI at the time of collection and only after the visitor has voluntarily agreed to such collection and use, by clicking “I Agree” on the online form. All emails from BTI to its visitors include instructions on how to discontinue receipt of emails, newsletters and other communication from BTI and visitors can discontinue such communication at any time. Email addresses from visitors who wish to discontinue receipt of BTI’s emails will be removed from BTI’s distribution list and data bases. All Personal Information that may identify a visitor and has been collected with the visitor’s consent by BTI is not disclosed in any identifiable form to any other party outside the company except for the fulfillment of the specific purpose identified to the visitor at the time of collection. However BTI may disclose such information in anonymous, aggregated and non-personally identifiable form to other parties for marketing, advertising or other purposes and to better understand visitor’s use of the Website. At any time, a visitor may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request that Personal Information be changed, removed or updated in BTI’s databases.
(2) Anonymous Non-Personal Information: When visitors visit the Website, anonymous, non personal information about their visit is automatically collected. Such information may include the length and date of the visit, how the visitor navigated the Website, what pages the visitor viewed, the type of browser being used by the visitor, the type of operating system used by the visitor and the domain name of the visitor’s Internet service provider. BTI uses this Anonymous Non-Personal Information to track the success of its Website with its visitors and to better tailor the Website to visitors’ needs and interests. This Anonymous Non-Personal Information may be shared with other parties, such as broadcasters, advertisers, sponsors and partners.
Protection of Visitors’ Personal Information: BTI protects the Personal Information it collects with appropriate technological, physical and administrative safeguards to protect if from unauthorized disclosure or use. Access to Personal Information collected by BTI is limited to authorized individuals and stored on its databases, which are protected by firewalls and are password-secured. BTI retains the Personal Information only for as long as is required for the purposes identified at the time of its collection and consented to by the visitor providing it or as otherwise required by law. Once Personal Information is no longer necessary for the purposes consented to by the visitor, it is BTI’s practice to delete it from its data bases or systems or make it anonymous.
Linked Websites: This Website may be linked to other websites. These linked websites are not under the control of BTI and are required to have their own privacy policies.