American Tower Corporation Web Site Privacy Notice
American Tower Corporation and/or its wholly-owned affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively, “ATC”) offers on this web site a variety of materials, information, and online services targeted to wireless communications carriers and broadcasters. ATC values your privacy and any information it collects is considered private and is not shared with other organizations. ATC uses the information to improve the quality of information and services contained in this web site, or to communicate with you directly about specific industry information or special announcements. This policy statement explains ATC’s use and care of any personal information received from you the users of this web site.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
You have a right to use this web site without identifying yourself unless you choose to do so. ATC may solicit information from you in several areas of this web site including the log-in areas, service-specific features, the adding and editing of tower site listings, e-mail forms, and any surveys or contests that ATC may hold. ATC will assume that you have the right to give us the information about yourself or others that you choose to provide in response to ATC’s solicitation.
ATC may track the IP address of your computer or place a “cookie” in the browser files of your computer. Collected information helps ATC better understand its web site users’ needs and improve product and service offerings. E-mail addresses are used to communicate periodic announcements and for other notification purposes. Personal information may be used to contact you for the purpose of research, product development, marketing, or customer service. You may be removed from any e-mail or direct mail list at your request by contacting the web site administrator by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. IP address and cookie log data is regularly analyzed to generate information pertaining to user trends and feature usage. This information is used to plan web site enhancements, and to measure overall site effectiveness.
Security of Personal Information
Your personal information deserves to be treated with the utmost respect. Personal information collected on this web site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which ATC or its service providers keep an office. ATC will take commercially reasonable precautions to secure your personal information within its or its service providers’ computer systems and physical premises and to hold it as confidential and proprietary. ATC will not release personal information to third parties other than as may be required by law.
Unless explicitly stated to the contrary on this web site, ATC uses all collected information only for internal purposes and does not share, sell, rent or lease identifiable user information to any third party. ATC may, from time to time, reveal general, aggregated or statistical information about its web site’s services, users or clients, such as the total number of users and clients and what site features are used, but will not make reference to any user or client by name or address or any other specific identifier without prior written permission.
A “cookie” is a small file or part of a file which ATC creates and stores on your computer for a period of time. The cookies contains information about the things you do on this web site (such as a user identification code, customized preferences, or a record of pages visited) which is used by ATC to provide you with automated features and/or customized materials or services.
On Line Advertising
ATC does not allow third party advertising on its web site. Unless otherwise explicitly stated to the contrary on the web site, no information collected on this web site will be used for the purpose of targeting third party advertising, nor will any such information be provided to any third party advertising firm.
ATC reserves the right to change this Privacy Notice at any time. The most current version of the Privacy Notice is always the version that is published on this web site.
You may contact ATC for any purpose concerning this Privacy Notice by leaving e-mail for the ATC web site administrator at email@example.com.