Last Update: May 13th, 2015

Blueprint Software Systems is committed to respecting and protecting your privacy and wants you to feel secure when visiting our site and providing information to us. In order to provide you with relevant information, respond to your requests, and increase the benefits you receive from our website, we sometimes request that you provide us with information about yourself.

This Privacy Policy explains how information about you is collected, used and disclosed by Blueprint Software Systems Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliated companies (collectively, “Blueprint” “we” or “us”) and applies to information we collect when you use our websites, mobile applications and other products and services (collectively, the “Services”) or when you otherwise interact with us. This notice applies to all Blueprint websites that display or link to this Privacy Notice. You should also note that Blueprint maintains the same privacy practices with respect to data that is collected off-line and this notice may be relied upon with respect to those methods of data collection and use.

  • Collection of Information
  • Use of Information
  • Sharing of Information
  • Control of Information
  • Information Security and Accuracy
  • Cookies, Web Beacons and Other Technologies
  • Links to Other Websites and Third Party Applications
  • Changes to This Statement
  • Questions or Suggestions

Collection of Information

You may choose to give us personal information directly in a variety of situations. For example, we collect information when you create an account, participate in any interactive features of the Services, fill out a form, participate in a contest or promotion, register for an event or an online course, make a purchase, apply for a job, request customer support or otherwise communicate with us. The types of information we may collect include your name, email address, postal address, phone number, fax number, gender, information about your company and current position, employment history and any other information you choose to provide.

We may also collect information relating to your use of our websites through the use of various technologies. For example, when you visit our websites, we may log certain information that your browser sends us, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access time, and referring website addresses, and we may collect information about the pages you view within our sites and other actions you take while visiting us.

From time to time, we may also collect information that pertains to you indirectly through other sources, such as list vendors. When we do so, we ask the vendors to confirm that the information was legally acquired by the third party and that we have the right to obtain it from them and use it.

The information that we collect, either directly or indirectly, may be combined to help us improve its overall accuracy and completeness and to help us better tailor our interactions with you.

Use of Information

We may use information about you for the following purposes:

  • Provide, maintain and improve our Services;
  • Provide and deliver the products and services you request, process transactions and send you related information, including confirmations and invoices;
  • Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages;
  • Respond to your comments, questions and requests and provide customer service;
  • Communicate with you about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards, and events offered by Blueprint and others, and provide news and information we think will be of interest to you;
  • Monitor and analyze trends, usage and activities in connection with our Services;
  • Personalize and improve the Services and provide advertisements, content or features that match user profiles or interests;
  • Process and deliver contest entries and rewards;
  • Link or combine with information we get from others to help understand your needs and provide you with better service; and
  • Carry out any other purpose for which the information was collected, and which is necessarily contemplated by the collection of such information or is otherwise explicitly mentioned in the process of collection.

Sharing of Information

We may share information about you as follows or as otherwise described in this Privacy Policy:

  • In connection with a joint marketing campaign, seminar, Marketplace product offering or other product or service offered by Blueprint in conjunction with a third party, we may share your information with any third parties participating in such offering and such parties may use this information for their direct marketing purposes;
  • With vendors, consultants and other service providers who need access to such information to carry out work on our behalf;
  • In response to a request for information if we are required by, or believe disclosure is in accordance with, any applicable law, regulation or legal process;
  • To protect the rights, property and safety of Blueprint or others;
  • In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company; and
  • With your consent or at your direction, including if we notify you through our Services that the information you provide will be shared in a particular manner and you provide such information.

We may also share aggregated or de-identified information, which cannot reasonably be used to identify you.

Control of Information

In general, you may visit this website without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. Only the domain name from which you access the Internet, the Internet address and the date and time you access our websites are logged. Blueprint uses this information to analyze trends and to measure the number of visitors to our sites.

You may opt out of receiving promotional communications from Blueprint by following the instructions provided in those communications or by sending an email to unsubscribe@blueprintsys.com. If you email us to unsubscribe from our commercial email messages, please include the word “UNSUBSCRIBE” in the email subject line. Please note that if you opt out of receiving promotional communications, we may still send you transactional or relationship messages, such as those about your account or our ongoing business relations.

Information Security and Accuracy

Blueprint strictly protects the security of your personal information and honours your choices for its intended use. We carefully protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration or destruction. We have taken appropriate steps to safeguard and secure information we collect online.

Your personal information is never shared outside Blueprint without your permission, except under conditions explained above. Inside Blueprint, data is stored in password-controlled servers with limited access. Your information shall be stored and processed in Canada or any other country where Blueprint, its subsidiaries, affiliates or agents or located.

Cookies, Web Beacons and Other Technologies

Portions of this website uses cookies to help ensure the integrity of the registration process and to help provide personalized service and deliver content specific to your interests. A “cookie” is a small amount of data transferred to your browser and read by the Web server that placed it there. It works as a sort of identification card, recording your preferences and previously entered information. By using cookies, the information you previously provided can be retrieved on your next visit to the website so that navigation time is reduced and your use of the website is simplified. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie. Web beacons may be used to deliver the cookie and to compile statistics about our website, such as how many people visited a particular page or clicked on certain links. While your particular use of the site will not be revealed, Blueprint may share aggregated statistics about the use of the website with third parties.

Links to Other Websites and Third Party Applications

To allow you to interact with other websites on which you may have accounts (such as Facebook and other social media sites) or join communities on such sites, we may provide links or embed third-party applications that allow you to login, post content or join communities from our websites.

We may also provide you with general links to non-Blueprint websites.
Your use of these links and applications is subject to the third party sites’ privacy policies, and you should become familiar with the third party sites’ privacy policies before using the links or applications. Blueprint is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those other websites.

Changes to This Statement

Blueprint will occasionally update this privacy statement. When we do, we will also revise the “last updated” date at the top of the privacy statement. For material changes to this statement, Blueprint will notify you by placing a prominent notice on the website.

Questions or Suggestions

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

Blueprint Software Systems Inc.
5 Park Home Avenue, Suite 400
Toronto, ON M2N6L4, Canada
privacy@blueprintsys.com