PRIVACY NOTICE – MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

This privacy notice tells you about the information we collect from you when you interact with our website. In collecting this information, we are acting as a data controller and, by law, we are required to provide you with information about us, why and how we use your data, and the rights you have over your data.

Who are we?

LoveGreece.com was born in the middle of the Greek crisis, inspired by the dynamic character and creativity of the Greek spirit. Our goal is to showcase and promote the image of Greece abroad, through the faces of charismatic Greeks who signify the outward-looking Greece.

LoveGreece.com is supported by Gina Mamidaki, President of the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation, who remains committed to benefiting Greek society through non-profit actions.

The initiative gives voice to successful Greek entrepreneurs, creators and experts to speak on behalf of Greece by presenting its creative and innovative potential. With their ethos and vision, they constitute an important chapter for our country that deserves to surface abroad.

LoveGreece.com focuses on key pillars of the economy, seeking personalities from the business arena, research and innovation, as well as art and education. Their selection is based on criteria such as honesty and degree of creativity, innovation, extroversion and authenticity of their ventures, attributes that add value to a coordinated and methodical activity.

Our goal is to generate domestic and international agreements to increase product demand, to fund new ideas and to provide opportunities for Greek goods and services. Our mission is to create an interactive forum that overflows with energy. To offer a platform to the most dynamic and promising part of Greek society.

The mission of the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation is to devise, coordinate, encourage and implement programs and actions consistent with its vision and focus on the arts, man and the environment. More about the Foundation you will find at www.gnamamidakisfoundation.org

Lovegreece.com being an initiative of the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation is sharing the same base with the Foundation in Agios Nikolaos Crete, Akti Ilia Sotirchou, Zip: 72100, VAT: 094014077, Tax Office Agiou Nikolaou.

Our office is in Athens,Greece at 56, Panepistimiou Avenue, zipcode:10678 You can contact us by post at the above addresses, by email at i@lovegreece.com  or by telephone at +30 210 3302284 (GR)

What personal data do we collect?

We collect the below list of data; From our website we collect the following list of data:

a) your email address from the newsletter subscription form and

b) your full name, email address from the contact form regarding incoming inquiries and any other data you will include at the context of your message to us.

Also by entering our website a small piece of information sent by a web server to your web browser, which enables the server to collect information from your browser.

We collect first Party Cookies that is set by the domain, such as the computer you are using to access the internet, or the specific website that you have visited. We use the two main types of cookies, persistent and session cookies. A persistent cookie remains on your device after you have visited our website. These cookies will help us identify you as a unique visitor to our website by storing a randomly generated number. A session cookie is temporary and only exists for the period you access the website for (or until the browser is closed after visiting our website). This particular type of cookie assists us by helping our website remember your selections and choices whilst visiting our website and therefore avoids you having to re-enter information. This type of cookie does not contain personal information and cannot be used to identify you

We also use Third-party cookies which are code parts set by a website different than the website you are currently browsing. This involves the transmission of cookies from third parties. Management of information collected from “third parties” is governed by the relative information notices to which we ask you to refer. For analysis and monitoring purposes, we use cookies from third party service providers like Google Analytics, Google AdWords, Facebook, who retain and access the information on our websites and provide useful statistics without collecting or monitoring personal information and data of a user.

 Why do we collect this information?

We will use your information, with your consent, to send you updates that are tailored to your needs.

We use your e-mail address exclusively for the purpose of sending out Lovegreece.com’s news and to be able to contact you in response to your inquiries via the contact form at our website.

If you do not consent to our use of your information, we will not be able to send you this information and to respond to your inquiries.

What do we do with your information?

We handle your data with care and respect. Our systems are in Greece, information provided to Lovegreece.com will be stored in Greece. We will not share your information with third parties. If you do not consent to continue to receive future communications, your information that we presently hold will not be stored in our database. We will not use the information to make any automated decisions that might affect you.

How long do we keep your information?

If you have given consent, we will continue to use your information to send you further communications until you unsubscribe. In order to ensure the accuracy of our records, we may keep your information in our database unless you ask us to erase it. In any event, we will not use that information to send marketing communications to EU residents in the absence of consent or another accepted legal basis. You can learn more about the GDPR regulation on their website here.

Your rights over your information:

By law, you can ask us what information we hold about you, and you can ask us to correct it if it is inaccurate.

You can also ask for it to be erased and you can ask for us to give you a copy of the information.

You can also ask us to stop using your information—the simplest way to do this is to withdraw your consent, which you can do at any time, either by clicking the unsubscribe link at the end of any newsletter, or by emailing, writing or telephoning us using the contact details above.

Your right to complain

If you are a resident of the EU and have a complaint about our use of your information, you can contact the Information Commissioner’s Office via its website at https://ico.org.uk/concerns/