Date Updated: 4/3/20
Date Updated: 4/3/20
For individuals covered by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. For individuals not covered by GDPR, Velocity Global defines personal data as data that allows someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, government issued identification information, education information, payroll information, as well as any other non-public information about you that is associated with or linked to any of the foregoing data.
Velocity Global processes your personal data to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of our Services and products, particularly with regard to the following services, each an example of a Service:
Unless otherwise required, we do not collect personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade-union membership, and the processing of genetic data, biometric data in order to uniquely identify a person or data concerning health or sex life and sexual orientation.
We are a US based company and all data flows back to a centralized database, managed by Velocity Global, which is located in the United States. We and our service providers may collect personal data in a variety of ways, including:
We collect and use the personal data you provide directly to us. This data is collected in various online and physical forms and throughout our business relationship.
General and International PEO
Unique Personal Identifiers
Medical for health benefits only
Global Talent Acquisition
In addition to the above
Social Networking Data
In addition to the above
In addition to the above
Global Consulting Services
This type of engagement is tailored to your needs so the data collected can vary greatly. If we collect personal data during these engagements we will use proper collection and use methods.
Other Ways You Provide Data to Us
If you provide us feedback or contact us via e-mail, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in the e-mail, in order to send you a reply.
When you download an e-book, checklist or other content from either our Site or another social media platform, we will collect your name and e-mail address, as well as any other content included in form, which may include First Name, Last Name, Business Email, Phone Number, Company Name, Job Function, and Company Headquarters Location, in order to send you materials relating to such content.
When you participate in one of our surveys, we may collect additional profile information.
We may also collect personal data at other points in our Site that state that personal data is being collected.
We do not process the following types of data
User generated data (photos, music, text)
Data on or about children
Velocity Global and our service providers automatically collect information about you when you access our Site. Here are examples of the ways we collect information automatically.
Web beacons (sometimes called transparent GIFs, clear GIFs, or web bugs) are small strings of code that provide a way for us to deliver a small graphic image (usually invisible) on a web page or in an email. Web beacons can recognize certain types of information on your computer such as cookies, the time and date a page is viewed, and a description of the page where the web beacon is placed.
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of this application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
Google AdWords conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Google that connects data from the Google AdWords advertising network with actions performed on this Application.
To make our Site and Services more useful to you, our servers (which may be hosted by a third party service provider) collect information from you, including your browser type, operating system, Internet Protocol (IP) address (a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet, which may vary from session to session), domain name, and/or a date/time stamp for your visit.
We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience on our Site. Persistent cookies can be removed by following Internet browser help file directions.
By clicking on “Accept” on the cookie banner, you agree that we can place cookies on your computer or device. If you do not consent, you may continue to use our Site, but it may not function correctly. You may withdraw your consent at any time by using your browser settings to delete your cookies.
We collect and use personal data to ensure we provide you with informative and timely sales and marketing material.
During our engagements, we collect personal data so that we fulfil our obligations of the Services.
We contact you by the email that you have on file with us. We send transactional emails to individuals with whom we have a business relationship; these are emails regarding our services and you may not opt-out of these emails. These types of emails provide information to you about any changes that we make that will affect you. We send marketing emails which contain promotional material about our services and you may opt-out of these emails. These emails provide valuable information about how we can better serve you or new features that can help you. If there is a concern regarding your personal data, we will contact you when required to do so by law. To do this, we will use the email address on file for you.
If for any reason you think there is a problem, please let us know by either contacting your Account Manager or by email Privacy@VelocityGlobal.com.
We may share information internally within our family of companies or with third parties for purposes described in this policy. Information collected within the European Economic Area (“EEA”) may, for example, be transferred to countries outside of the EEA for the purposes as described in this policy. We utilize standard contract clauses approved by the European Commission, adopt other means under European Union law, and ensure there is a legal basis to process the personal data to legitimize data transfers from the EEA to the United States and other countries.
We transfer information to vendors, service providers, and other partners who globally support our business, such as providing technical infrastructure services, analyzing how our Services are used, measuring the effectiveness of ads and services, providing customer service, facilitating payments, or conducting academic research and surveys. These partners must adhere to strict confidentiality obligations in a way that is consistent with this Privacy Notice and the agreements we enter into with them. Here are examples of some of the ways we use sub processors to process your personal data.
We make no promises regarding the policies or business practices of other third-party websites and encourage you to familiarize yourself with their privacy policies before providing them with your personal data.
You have the right to access the personal data we have about you, including the specific pieces of data that we collect, the business purpose for collecting or using this data, and the parties with whom we share this data. You may also request that your personal data be corrected, amended, not processed, or deleted by:
You will not be discriminated against or otherwise penalized for exercising rights in your data. Please note that we must retain certain information related to the request itself as part of our legal records. We also retain anonymized information, as much as may be possible, in order to maintain the accuracy of our records for compliance with local law or to manage ongoing business requirements like financial reporting.
We require all our requests to be in writing. We will respond to your access request within a reasonable time,but no longer than 30 days. We may require additional information from you to allow us to confirm your identity and to review your personal data. After we’ve confirmed your relationship with us and have the proper authorization, we will provide you with information about whether we hold any of your personal data.
If we receive a Data Subject Request from an individual whose data we process on behalf of another party, we will inform them of such a request and work with both the third party and the individual to complete the request.
If you believe that any of your personal data we are holding is incorrect, incomplete or shouldn’t be processed, please contact us as soon as possible at the contact information below and we will promptly take the appropriate action.
You have the right to withdraw your consent for any marketing or sales material. To do this, please send an email to marketing@VelocityGlobal.com.
We will not use your personal data for decisions based solely on automated processing if the decision produces legal effects concerning you or significantly affects you, unless you gave your explicit consent for this processing.
Velocity Global does not sell and will not sell personal data or consumer information.
We are committed to ensuring that your personal data is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place appropriate technical and organizational measures to safeguard and secure the personal data we process. No system is 100% secure and your personal data cannot be guaranteed. You must ensure you protect your username and password and do not share it with others. If, despite all our efforts, a data breach does occur, we shall do everything in our power to limit the damage. In case of a data breach which is likely to result in a high risk, and depending on the circumstances, we will inform you about remedial actions to prevent any further damage. We always inform the relevant data controller, supervisory authority or authorities without undue delay.
We will not store your personal data longer than necessary for the purpose for which we have processed your personal data including our legal requirements to retain data after completion of the Services. How long we retain your personal data depends on the type of data, the purpose for which we process it and the laws governing such data.
It is our policy to post any changes we make to our Privacy Notice on this page. In some cases, we provide additional notice of changes. If we make material changes to how we treat your personal data, we will notify you by email to the email address specified in your account and/or through a notice in the application or on the Site. The date the Privacy Notice was last revised is listed at the top of this page. The effective date of this statement is 4/03/20 Velocity Global may change this statement from time to time by updating this page.
If you have any questions about this privacy notice or questions or complaints about the processing of your personal data, please let us know and we will try to fix it. Please contact:
Velocity Global Data Protection Officer
3858 Walnut St, Suite 101
Denver, CO 80205
+1 (303) 309-2894
If you are dissatisfied with Velocity Global ’s handling of any privacy complaints, if you do not receive timely acknowledgement of your complaint, or your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed please contact the Dutch Data Protection Authority at https://autoriteitpersoonsgegevens.nl/nl.