Avalon Media DBA Curve magazine recognizes the importance of compliance with US Privacy Laws particularly with respect to personal information. For this reason Avalon Media has adopted a privacy of information policy consistent with US Privacy Legislation and the National Principles for the Fair Handling of Personal Information.
The following privacy statement applies to all business conducted by Avalon Media within the Media/ Publishing industry, be it through any of its offices or over any of its websites. This statement covers all personal information collected by Avalon Media during the conduct of any of its authorized Sales, Services, Human Resources or Recruitment procedures. Avalon Media endeavors to protect all collected personal information from unauthorized use or disclosure. Any queries relating to personal information held by Avalon Media (including access requests) should be directed to the company privacy officer at its head office in New York, NY 10034 USA as follows:
Avalon Media LLC
P.O. Box 467
New York, NY 10034 USA
e-mail: info [at] curvemag.com
Avalon Media endeavours to collect any personal information directly from the individual with that individuals consent. Where personal information is provided to Avalon Media by third parties, relevant staff will always take reasonable steps to obtain consent from the individual to whom the information pertains where required by the legislation.
Avalon Media only collects personal information that is necessary for the conduct of its business, be it by the company internal, Sales, Services or Recruitment divisions. Without the provision of the requested information by the individual, Avalon Media is unable to effectively complete the relevant business activity. Within Avalon Media Sales and Services divisions, personal information is only disclosed to suppliers and customers relevant to the particular business that the individual is conducting with Avalon Media.
Within Avalon Media Recruitment division personal information is collected relating only to the practise of recruitment and assessment of candidates. Such information may be provided to prospective employers and employees in a range of industries requiring publishing, sales & editorial skills or services.
Any Avalon Media client, customer, business partner or recruitment candidate who does not wish their personal information to be provided to any particular organisation or types of organisations should notify Avalon Media at the time of the collection of the personal information.
Use and Disclosure
Avalon Media primary purpose for collecting personal information is to facilitate the efficient provision of quality products and services to its business associates. Apart from the completion of the original business dealing this may involve the provision of relevant product and industry updates and other market related information and opportunities to Avalon Media business associates.
Should you prefer not to receive any such information please advise Avalon Media by contacting the our Privacy Officer as detailed above.
Avalon Media ‘s Privacy Statement is available on its websites or internally Personal information held by Avalon Media is limited to that which is required for the legitimate functions of the company business.
Any queries regarding position on privacy should be directed to Avalon Media privacy officer via e-mail to info [at] curvemag.com
Access and Correction
Avalon Media undertakes to provide access to individuals to any of their personal information held by the company for the purpose of review and correction with exception to the limitations imposed by the privacy legislation. Requests for access should be forwarded to Avalon Media privacy officer along with sufficient proof of identification.
Avalon Media limits the use of government identifiers to the purposes required of the company by legislation only.
Avalon Media personnel will respect a request for anonymity unless and until relevant business negotiations are entered into. None of Avalon Media business processes can be completed effectively with either party remaining anonymous.
Avalon Media does not require that you supply any sensitive information to the company unless it is essential for the purpose of the conduct of business. This type of information will not be collected without your consent.