Terms and Conditions

By accessing this website you accept these terms and conditions in full. Do not continue to use Thrive Creative, LLC’s website if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

 

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and any or all Agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Company’s terms and conditions. “The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers to our Company. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of United States. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

 

Cookies

We employ the use of cookies. By using Thrive Creative, LLC‘s website you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with Thrive Creative, LLC’s privacy policy.

Most of the modern day interactive web sites use cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate / advertising partners may also use cookies.

 

License

Unless otherwise stated, Thrive Creative, LLC and/or it’s licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on Thrive Creative, LLC. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from http://thrivecreativeevents.com for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

Redistribute content from Thrive Creative, LLC (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).

 

User Comments

  1. This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.
  2. Certain parts of this website offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data (‘Comments’) in areas of the website. Thrive Creative, LLC does not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of Thrive Creative, LLC, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. To the extent permitted by applicable laws Thrive Creative, LLC shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.
  3. Thrive Creative, LLC reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which it considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive or otherwise in breach of these Terms and Conditions.
  4. You warrant and represent that:
    1. You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;
    2. The Comments do not infringe any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark, or other proprietary right of any third party;
    3. The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material or material which is an invasion of privacy
    4. The Comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.
  5. You hereby grant to Thrive Creative, LLC a non-exclusive royalty-free license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your Comments in any and all forms, formats or media.

 

Hyperlinking to our Content

  1. The following organizations may link to our Web site without prior written approval:
    • Government agencies;
    • Search engines;
    • News organizations;
    • Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our Web site in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Websites of other listed businesses; and
    • Systemwide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Web site.
  1. These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
  2. We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:
    • commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce, American Automobile Association, AARP and Consumers Union;
    • dot.com community sites;
    • associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,
    • online directory distributors;
    • internet portals;
    • accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and
    • educational institutions and trade associations.

 

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (b)the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of Thrive Creative, LLC; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organization.

 

These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

 

If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by sending an e-mail to info@thrivecreativeevents.com. Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.

 

Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Web site as follows:

  • By use of our corporate name; or
  • By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
  • By use of any other description of our Web site or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party’s site.

 

No use of Thrive Creative, LLC’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

 

Iframes

Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our Web pages or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Web site.

 

Content Liability

We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your Web site. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your Website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your Web site or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.

 

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Web site. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Web site upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our Web site, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.

 

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link on our Web site or any linked web site objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

 

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

 

Disclaimer

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill). Nothing in this disclaimer will:

  1. limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
  2. limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
  3. limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
  4. exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

 

The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

Email Release

Thrive Creative, LLC (Thrive) reserves the right to use any email addresses used when registering for any event, conference, workshop, etc. By agreeing to the Terms and Conditions, Thrive reserves the right to distribute these email addresses to any sponsors as they see fit.

A person attending a Thrive event who does not wish to have their email recorded for distribution should make their wishes known to the event organizers, by contacting Thrive at info@thrivecreativeevents.com, in writing of his/her intentions.

By participating in a Thrive event or by failing to notify Thrive, in writing, your desire to not have your email used by Thrive, you are agreeing to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify Thrive from any and all claims involving the use of your email address.

Photo Release

Thrive Creative, LLC (Thrive) reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event sponsored by Thrive, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. Thrive may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used or contracted by Thrive including but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc.

To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal guardian

A person attending a Thrive event who does not wish to have their image recorded for distribution should make their wishes known to the photographer, and/or the event organizers, and/or contact Thrive at info@thrivecreativeevents.com, in writing of his/her intentions and include a photograph. Thrive will use the photo for identification purposes and will hold it in confidence.

By participating in a Thrive event or by failing to notify Thrive, in writing, your desire to not have your photograph used by Thrive, you are agreeing to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify Thrive from any and all claims involving the use of your picture or likeness.

Any person or organization not affiliated with Thrive may not use, copy, alter or modify Thrive photographs, graphics, videography or other, similar reproductions or recordings without the advance written permission of an authorized designee from Thrive.

 

SMOKING POLICY AT THE WESTIN HOTEL, THE WOODLANDS

Smoking in a guest room or on a balcony is strictly prohibited and will incur a cleaning fee of 250 USD. Designated smoking areas are located directly off the lobby. Thrive Creative, LLC will not be held fiscally responsible for this fee. It will be the sole responsibility of the guest to cover this fee.

 

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Returns and Refunds Policy

 

Thank you for shopping at Thrive Creative Events.

 

Please read this policy carefully. This is the Return and Refund Policy of Thrive Creative Events.

 

Tickets to a Conference or  Workshop, and all Digital Products:

We do not issue refunds for tickets to conferences, workshops, or digital products once the order is confirmed.

 

If for any reason you purchase a ticket to a conference or a workshop and are unable to attend, please contact us at least 48 hours prior to the event via email at info@thrivecreativeevents.com to discuss your options.

 

We recommend contacting us for assistance if you experience any issues receiving or downloading our products.

 

Contact us:

If you have any questions about our Returns and Refunds Policy, please contact us:

 

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Privacy Policy

 

WHAT DOES THRIVE CREATIVE, LLC DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

Our Privacy Policy

Federal law requires us to tell you how we collect, use, share, and protect your personal information. Federal law also limits how we can use your personal information. Protecting the privacy and security of consumers’ personal information is very important to us. Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do with the personal information we collect both online and offline. Although we cannot guarantee confidentiality, we take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information.

When you contact us to help you with a problem, any personal information you provide is voluntary. We collect and use only the minimum information necessary to respond to your concerns and questions. In most cases, we collect limited personal information, such as name, address, telephone number, or email address.

When you contact us to place an order, you are making voluntary disclosure of your personal information. We collect and use this information only to provide the products you ordered or to deliver the services you requested, tailored to your needs. We use third party services to collect personal financial information and do not see or store such information outside these services.

 

WHEN DO WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION?

When you contact us…

  • With questions or comments in the contact form.
  • When you comment on a post directly on the website.
  • To request more information, schedule a telephone call, or sign up to the newsletter.
  • To place an order for products or services.
  • To receive your product or services.

When we contact you…

  • To provide the goods and services you requested.
  • To request occasional feedback.
  • To provide news, updates, and offers through the newsletter, usually by email.

When we contact others…

  • We may see certain personal information from third party apps and services that allow us to complete your order.
  • We may see certain personal information from third party apps and services that allow us to monitor website traffic, email conversion, and other analytics data.

WHERE DOES YOUR INFORMATION GO?

Within Thrive Creative Events…

  • We use your personal information to contact you regarding offers, to provide news and updates that you have requested, and to complete your product or services orders.
  • Certain personal information will be used internally for accounting purposes.

 

And outside Thrive Creative Events…

  • We use the following third party apps and services to facilitate our business by delivering orders, sending newsletters, accounting, and tracking analytics data for business purposes:
    • Google Analytics: Specifically, Google Analytics collects data about visitors to the Site via Google advertising cookies and anonymous identifiers, in addition to other data which may be collected through a standard Google Analytics implementation. We do not merge personally-identifiable information with non-personally identifiable information collected through any Google advertising product or feature. Should you wish to opt out of any Google Analytics Advertising features, you are encouraged to change your Ad Settings and Ad Setting for mobile apps, through the NAI’s consumer opt-out, or by using any of the other opt-out options currently available: currently available opt-outs.
    • Facebook pixels. More information is available here.
    • Mailchimp. More information is available here.
    • Stripe. More information is available here.

And rarely, to law enforcement…

  • We provide information to businesses or individuals in response to lawful court orders, subpoenas, or to resolve complaints.

 

ADDITIONAL PRIVACY-RELATED INFORMATION

Cookie Policy

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer to collect information about the pages you view and your activities on the site. They enable the site to recognize you by, for example, remembering your user name, offering a shopping cart, or keeping track of your preferences if you visit the site again. The cookie transmits this information back to the website’s computer (or server) which generally is the only computer that can read it. You can set your Web browser to warn you about attempts to place cookies on your computer, or to limit the type of cookies you allow. See also more information on how to change cookies settings in popular desktop browsers.

  • This site uses single and multi-session cookies to enhance the visitor experience. Use the link above to opt out.

 

QUESTIONS OR COMPLAINTS ABOUT THIS PRIVACY POLICY

Write to Thrive Creative Events Chief Privacy Officer:

Breanna Pair

info@thrivecreativeevents.com

 

QUESTIONS ABOUT OTHER ISSUES

Visit our contact page to find contact information for other issues.

Updated September 2016.