Privacy Policy

Goleta Chamber of Commerce is committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of individuals who visit the GoGoleta website located at www.gogoleta.com. This Privacy Policy outlines the type of information that is collected on the GoGoleta Website, and how we use and protect it. This Policy also tells you what to do if you do not want your Personal Information collected when you visit the GoGoleta Website, and how you can change information you have already provided to Goleta Chamber of Commerce.

Your Consent to This Privacy Policy

By using the GoGoleta website, you signify that you agree with the terms of our current Privacy Policy as posted in this area of the site. The website you are visiting is in support of tourism, travel, dining, lodging, and entertainment services offered by third parties (“Vendors”). If you do not agree with the terms and conditions stated in this Privacy Policy, please do not access or use the GoGoleta Website.

Collection of Your Personal Information by Goleta Chamber of Commerce

As used in this Privacy Policy, “Personal Information” means personally identifiable information such as, but not limited to, your name, street address, telephone number, and email address.

Goleta Chamber of Commerce’s mission related to tourism is to provide you with personalized services and offerings designed to enhance your Goleta experience. To do so effectively, Goleta Chamber of Commerce collects the following information:

Goleta Chamber of Commerce, through the use of the GoGoleta Website, only collects Personal Information about you when you voluntarily provide such personally identifiable information to Goleta Chamber of Commerce using the GoGoleta Website. Throughout our site, you may be asked to provide Personal Information so that you may receive related promotional mailings, sign up for our free e-newsletters, receive a digital or print copy of our visitors guide, complete a survey or for a variety of other reasons. If you do not wish your Personal Information to be collected, please do not submit it.

The GoGoleta Website employs “cookie” technology. Cookies are small pieces of data stored in files on your computer allowing the GoGoleta Website to track your use of the GoGoleta Website as you visit and revisit the GoGoleta Website. The use of cookies by the GoGoleta Website complies with generally accepted programming standards and practices. Please note that you can choose to block the use of cookies through settings in your web browser but be advised that certain features of the GoGoleta Website may not work properly without them.

Use of Your Information by Goleta Chamber of Commerce

It is the policy of Goleta Chamber of Commerce not to sell, share, transfer, or rent to third parties any information you provide to Goleta Chamber of Commerce, through the use of the GoGoleta Website, without your written consent except as required by operation of the law or in compliance with legal authorities; provided, however Goleta Chamber of Commerce may share your personal information with certain third parties (“Target Third Parties”) without your written consent in order to further the purpose for which you voluntarily provide Goleta Chamber of Commerce with the information. Additionally, Goleta Chamber of Commerce engages third party information management service providers to help maintain efficient operations. Because such information management service providers may access our systems, such information management service providers may have access to your information. Goleta Chamber of Commerce does not transfer or relinquish ownership of information maintained about you within Goleta Chamber of Commerce systems and databases to such information management service providers but requires these information management service providers to sign confidentiality agreements to keep all confidential information and other proprietary information found in our systems confidential.

Goleta Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to take any action Goleta Chamber of Commerce deems prudent or necessary to safeguard the GoGoleta Website and your information in Goleta Chamber of Commerce systems and databases from malicious or unwarranted attack by viruses, hackers, or other miscreants.

Google Analytics Remarketing and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting

Goleta Chamber of Commerce routinely uses Google Analytics to collect, compile, and report statistics and information reflecting the use of the GoGoleta Website and information services in order to enhance membership services, advertising services, improve marketing and promotional efforts, analyze GoGoleta Website usage, improve the GoGoleta Website’s content and layout, generate aggregate reports on trends, interests and behavior and enhance service offerings. If you would like to learn more about the scope of the Google Analytics tool, you can visit: google.com/analytics.

Users can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings.

Collection and Use of Your Information by Third Parties

Please note that third parties may offer goods and services on and through the GoGoleta Website. We assume each such third party has its own internal privacy policy and data collection and use practices. Goleta Chamber of Commerce does not have any responsibility for their practices.

Changing and Deleting Your Personal Information

You may request Goleta Chamber of Commerce change or delete your personal information in Goleta Chamber of Commerce systems and databases by submitting a detailed description of the desired action to the following e-mail address: admin@gogoleta.com.
Please note that after Goleta Chamber of Commerce processes a change or deletes your personal information from active Goleta Chamber of Commerce systems and databases, it is possible that non-active residual copies of your information may still exist in Goleta Chamber of Commerce systems and on archive or backup media.

Electronic Newsletters

We offer free, electronic newsletters, updates and e-mail reminders as a service to our registrants, based upon your voluntary subscription. You will only receive an electronic newsletter if you have requested it (opted-in). We do not share our mailing lists with any third parties, including advertisers or partners.

Your Questions and Concerns

If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy or any of Goleta Chamber of Commerce’s use of your information, please contact Goleta Chamber of Commerce at the following e-mail address: admin@gogoleta.com.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

On occasion, Goleta Chamber of Commerce may amend or change this Privacy Policy by updating or revising this posting, with the revised terms taking effect as of the date of its posting.