Website Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to all entities owned and operated by Blue Ocean Enterprises, Inc., including its subsidiaries, Blue Ocean Real Estate Management, LLC, Blue Ocean Aviation, LLC, and Blue Ocean Caribbean Enterprises, Ltd. (“BOE”). This website, www.blueocean-inc.com (the “Website”) is operated by BOE (“Us,” “We,” and “Our”). The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you when you visit our Website how we collect, use, and share your personal information, and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to review, access and correct, such information.

We value your privacy, and we make this policy easily accessible throughout our site to assist you in understanding the way information is handled in the course of using this site. At BOE we want to make your online experience easy and safe. Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we want you to fully understand our policies surrounding the attainment and use of that information.

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield

BOE participates in and has certified its compliance with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework.  BOE is committed to subjecting all personal data received from European Union (EU) member countries, in reliance on the Privacy Shield Framework, to the Framework’s applicable Principles.  To learn more about the Privacy Shield Framework, visit the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield List. [https://www.privacyshield.gov/list]

BOE is responsible for the processing of personal data it receives, under the Privacy Shield Framework, and subsequent transfers to a third party acting as an agent on its behalf. BOE complies with the Privacy Shield Principles for all onward transfers of personal data from the EU, including the onward transfer liability provisions.

 

With respect to personal data received or transferred pursuant to the Privacy Shield Framework, BOE is subject to the regulatory enforcement powers of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.  In certain situations, BOE may be required to disclose personal data in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.

If you have an unresolved privacy or data use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact our U.S.-based third party dispute resolution provider (free of charge) at https://feedback-form.truste.com/watchdog/request.

TRUSTe

Under certain conditions, more fully described on the Privacy Shield website [https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=How-to-Submit-a-Complaint], you may invoke binding arbitration when other dispute resolution procedures have been exhausted.

U.S. – Swiss Safe Harbor Framework

BOE complies with the U.S. – Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use and retention of personal data from Switzerland. BOE has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view BOEs certification, please visit https://safeharbor.export.gov/swisslist.aspx.

In General

In general, you may visit many pages of our Website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. We may track the Internet domain address from which people visit the Website and analyze this data for trends and statistics, but individual users will remain anonymous unless they voluntarily tell us who they are.

Sometimes (such as when you request to be contacted) we will ask you to provide personal information about yourself, such as your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, gender, occupation, or personal interests. We also maintain a record of your online requests. It is entirely up to you, whether or not you choose to provide the information we request. If you choose not to provide the information we request, you may be unable to access certain services, offers, contests, and content on the Website.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

If you choose to request information from us, or if you request to be contacted by us, we will collect personal information, including your name, email address, and phone number. We also may ask you for personal information when you ask us for information, subscribe to a BOE service or publication, or download information.

Your personal information enables us to provide you with the information you have requested, and provide you with information regarding future products, services, or opportunities that may suit your particular interests.

Tracking Technologies 

Technologies such as: cookies, beacons, tags and scripts are used by BOE and our affiliates, or analytics or service providers (e.g. marketing partners, analytics providers, or payment processors). These technologies are used in analyzing trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site, and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual as well as an aggregated basis.

Any time you visit the Website to browse or to read or download information, we collect and store the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet; the Internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and your operating system; the date and time you access the Website; and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to the Website and/or clickstream data and store these automatically-collected information in log files. We use this information to measure the number of visitors to areas of the Website, and to help us make the Website more useful and interesting to our visitors. We use information from cookies in the aggregate to analyze for trends and statistics, and then discard it. We do not track individuals, only instances of entry onto the Website. We do not link this automatically collected data to other information we collect about you.

Third parties with whom we partner to provide certain features on our website or to display advertising based upon your web browsing activity also use Local Storage (HTML5) to collect and store information. Various browsers may offer their own management tools for removing HTML5.

Some consumers may not know that cookies are being placed on their computers when they visit websites. If you want to know when this happens, or to prevent it from happening, you can set your browser to advise you when a website attempts to place a cookie on your computer. We use cookies for shopping carts, to remember users’ settings to enable us to track and target the interests of our users so as to enhance the overall experience of using our site, and for authentication purposes.

Sharing of Your Information

We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy policy. We do not sell your personal information to third parties.

We will share your name, email address, address, and information about your previous stays, bookings, charters, purchases, or inquiries, with BOE owned and operated companies in order to customize our services, understand our market, and provide you with offers.

We will share your personal information with our partners and with third-party independent contractors for purposes of tracking information generated through the Website. Our partners and third-party independent contractors are obligated contractually not to use your personal information other than to provide services we require of them or share your personal information for unauthorized purposes. For instance, we share cookie information with Google Analytics for the purpose of tracking statistical information for the Website.

BOE may also disclose your personal information to comply with a court order, subpoena, search warrant, or other legal process; to comply with legal, regulatory, or administrative requirements of any governmental authorities; to protect and defend BOE, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and their officers, directors, employees, attorneys, agents, contractors, and partners, in connection with any legal action, claim, or dispute; to enforce the Terms and Conditions of Use of the Website; to prevent imminent physical harm; and in the event that we find that your actions on the Website violate any laws, our Terms and Conditions of Use, or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services.

We reserve the right to transfer your personal information to a third party in the event of a transfer of all or substantially all of BOE’s assets, provided that the third party agrees to adhere to the terms of this privacy policy. You will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Websites of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.

Some of our pages utilize framing techniques to serve content to/from our partners while preserving the look and feel of our site. Please be aware that you are providing your personal information to these third parties and not to BOE.

Access to Personal Information

Upon request BOE will provide you with information about whether we hold any of your personal information. You may request access, correction, update, or deletion of your information by emailing us at privacy@blueocean-inc.com. You also may make your request by phone or postal mail at the address/phone number indicated in the contact information below. We will respond to your request to access personal information within 30 days.

BOE acknowledges that you have the right to access your personal information. BOE has no direct relationship with the individuals whose personal data it processes on behalf of our clients. If you have a relationship with one of our clients and wish to request access to or would like to correct, amend, or delete inaccurate data, direct these requests to the client with which you have a direct relationship. BOE, or our client, will respond to remove data within a reasonable timeframe.

We will retain your information for as long as accounts are active or as needed to provide services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Opt Out

If you choose not to give us your personal information at all, you can still access the Website; however, you will not be able to access areas that require registration or personal information.

We partner with a third party to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use cookies or similar technologies in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to opt out of interest-based advertising click here. Please note you will continue to receive generic ads.

Security

We follow accepted industry standards to protect any personal information you have provided to us. However, please be aware that no method of electronic transmission or storage is 100% secure. Therefore – as is the case with any organization – we are not in a position to guarantee the absolute security of your information.

Third-Party Hosting

BOE contracts with a third party to maintain and host the Website. Therefore, any information you submit, including personal information, will be placed and stored on a computer server maintained by this third-party host. The third party has agreed to implement technology and security features and strict policy guidelines to safeguard the privacy of your personal information from unauthorized access or improper use.

Links to Other Materials

The Website contains links to other sites. These links are an accommodation to the respective third-party site owners and for your convenience. Sites linked to and from the Website are not necessarily under the control of BOE, and BOE shall have no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the content or privacy practices of any linked sites, or any link or linking program at any time. You should read and understand BOE’s policies with respect to such third-party links, as stated in the Terms and Conditions of Use of the Website.

Changes to This Policy

By using this site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by BOE. If we make any material changes, we will notify you by email or by means of a notice on this Website or by an email to your address on file prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Contact Details

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this privacy policy, or you wish to contact us by postal mail, our contact information is as follows:

Blue Ocean Enterprises, Inc. 
ATTN: Privacy
401 West Mountain Avenue
Fort Collins, CO 80521

Phone: 1-970-419-7420

Email: privacy@blueocean-inc.com

This privacy policy was last updated on September 12, 2016