APICS Tampa Bay
Florida West Coast Chapter

Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to APICSTampaBay.org and APICS Tampa Bay (legally known as American Production and Inventory Control Society, Florida West Coast Chapter, Inc.) and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to APICS Tampa Bay include APICSTampaBay.org. The APICS Tampa Bay website is a continuing education and professional development site. By using the APICS Tampa Bay website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement. 

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our site, APICS Tampa Bay may collect personally identifiable information such as your: 

  • First and Last name

  • Email address 

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products and services available on the site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal and non-personal information in the future. 

Use of your Personal Information

APICS Tampa Bay collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

APICS Tampa Bay may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products and services available from APICS Tampa Bay and its affiliates. 

Sharing Information with Third Parties

APICS Tampa Bay does no sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. 

APICS Tampa Bay may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to APICS Tampa Bay, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. 

APICS Tampa Bay may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on APICS Tampa Bay or the site; (b) protect and define the rights or property of APICS Tampa Bay; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of APICS Tampa Bay, or the public. 

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by APICS Tampa Bay. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the APICS Tampa Bay website.


The website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information. 

Children Under Thirteen

APICS Tampa Bay does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. 

E-mail Communications

From time to time, APICS Tampa Bay may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from APICS Tampa Bay or click on a link therein. 

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from APICS Tampa Bay, you may opt out of such communications by clicking the unsubscribe button. 

Changes to this Statement

APICS Tampa Bay reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the site and/or services available through this site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgement of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy. 

Contact Information

APICS Tampa Bay welcomes your questions and comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that APICS Tampa Bay has not adhered to this Statement, please contact APICS Tampa Bay at: 

APICS Tampa Bay

Physical address: 13780 McCormick Dr. Tampa, FL 33626
Mailing address: PO BOX 25152 Tampa, FL 33622
Email Address: President@APICSTampaBay.org
Telephone number: 727-386-9660

Effective as of June 27, 2019