The information below in this document provides an overview of how we address and protect your privacy. The Hermann Chamber of Commerce is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other web sites to which we may link to in our site or that you may inadvertently visit from our site.
In most instances you can visit www.VisitHermann.com without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. However, in some cases, our site does collect information such as IP address, browser type and operating system to help us better understand our audience and/or how you are interacting with this site; but, this information does not personally identify you and it is used typically to help us understand our advertising methods and how we can improve them.
Information such as IP address, browser type and operating system is also analyzed for site trends and statistics; again, this is used primarily so that we can improve our advertising processes and does not include personal information about you of any kind.
To help you understand how cookies work - when you return to our site, cookies simply help us to retrieve any personal information or preferences you may have already provided to us so we can present information to you that fits your needs. A cookie can only be read by the server that gave it to you and cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses or any type of malicious files. It is used to again make your visit to our site more consistent with what you have indicated you would like to see in previous visits.
We may ask you to provide certain information about yourself such as name, address, email address, phone number and other personally identifying information when you fill out our contact form, send us correspondence electronically that may contain this information and/or when you ask us to be contacted in some manner.
If you do elect to give us personal information over the Internet we will take reasonable precautions to ensure the security of your information is protected at all times to the best of our abilities.
The personal information that you provide us will be used to contact you or so that we can send you information about our services that you have requested either electronically or via the telephone or, so that we can send you our newsletter or information about something you have asked about via a Comments post on our Blog, if and when we attach a Blog to our site. If you do not wish to receive such communication from The Hermann Chamber of Commerce please refer to our out opt-out policy below.
If at any time you do not want to receive electronic communications from The Hermann Chamber of Commerce please contact us and provide your exact name, address, email address and phone number for un-subscribing in the body of the message with the subject line in the e-mail to be “Unsubscribe” using info@VisitHermann.com
The Hermann Chamber of Commerce will record your opt-out request in our address database and will not contact you on any electronic communications campaigns moving forward after we have processed your request.
Please allow 7-10 days for us to process your request and be aware that some times e-mail campaigns are set up weeks in advance and we cannot always remove you as quickly as you would like us to. But, we will strive in every instance to remove you from our mail lists as soon as possible. Again, maintaining your Privacy and respecting it is extremely important to us.