Ascend is dedicated to protecting the privacy of all personal information collected through this web site. We may collect personal information during the login process used to access certain portions of our website or to use other functions or features, as noted. Ascend may collect and use personally identifiable information including, but not limited to, the following: name, address, phone number, fax number, email address, employer, title, user ID and password, IP address. Any demographic information we request is generally used in aggregate form for various analyses conducted by Ascend regarding our web site and related materials.
Use of Information Collected on Ascend’s Site
We use personal information to provide the highest quality of service to our customers, prospects, and general visitors to this web site. Ascend may collect personal information in connection with any online employment applications, or so that we can contact you, provide materials to you upon your request, register you, send relevant messages via e-mail or postal mail, or for any other purpose identified when personal information is collected. The Ascend website provides a way to indicate that you do not wish to receive these messages in which case we will remove your information from the appropriate list.
Ascend is committed to ensuring the security of your information. We use industry-standard processes designed to protect sensitive data, however, because of the nature of internet, we cannot guarantee the security of the information you transmit, so you should take precautions to protect your personal information when you are on the internet, such as changing passwords often, using a combination of letters and numbers when creating passwords, and using a secure browser.
Cookies and other Tracking Devices
Ascend’s web site may contain links to other web sites, including those of Ascend’s affiliated companies. Please note that these other web sites’ privacy policies may differ from Ascend’s and we encourage you to carefully read those policies, as well. Ascend is not responsible for the contents of any web site of another party.