GigMaven Privacy Notice


When visiting ("Website") and/or utilizing the services and features offered by GigMaven, Inc. ("GigMaven") on or though its Website, GigMaven may request and/or otherwise collect certain personal information. This Privacy Notice describes what personal information may be collected by GigMaven and how such information is used by GigMaven. This Privacy Notice applies only to information collected online through the Website.

Information We Collect

Non-Personal Information

GigMaven may gather navigational information during each user's visit to the Website. In the process of gathering navigational information, non-personally identifiable information (i.e. domain type, browser version, service provider and IP address) may be collected. Such information may be gathered by GigMaven to learn more about the technical efficiencies of the Website (such as the time it takes a visitor to connect to the Website or download pages) and the use of the Website, including the areas of the Website that are most visited or the time of a last visit to a page on the Website. GigMaven uses this information to better understand and improve its users' experience at the Website.

Personal Information

  • When you register on the Website, GigMaven will collect your name and email address.

  • If you are registering as a band, you may provide your band name, additional email addresses, contact information, biographical information and upload pictures ("Band Profile Information").

  • If you are registering as venue, you may provide your venue name, additional email addresses, contact information (name and address), location, biographical information and upload pictures ("Venue Profile Information").

  • If you are interested in a job opportunity with GigMaven, we will collect any information that you provide on your resume and/or correspondence with us.

  • We may also collect any personal information that you include in any email correspondence with GigMaven.

Updates or Corrections

To update, correct or verify any information you provided to GigMaven through the Website by logging in to your account on the Website and editing the information on your profile page. If you would like to close your account, please contact us using the contact information we provide below and GigMaven will remove your profile from the Website.

How We Use and Disclose Your Information

Any personally identifiable information you provide to GigMaven is used to enable us to deliver services you requested, respond to your questions about our offerings or communicate with you about our services and features. If you submit information for a job opportunity, we will use the information to determine whether we are interested in hiring you and to contact you about job opportunities. Your Band Profile Information or Venue Profile Information is viewable and made available to other registered users of the Website. GigMaven does not sell, rent or trade any of the personal information collected from you to third parties. However, GigMaven may use third parties to provide specific services, such as fulfilling your requests and maintaining the Website. These third parties may have access to and use of the information collected from you in order to perform services for GigMaven.

In the event that GigMaven sells or transfers a particular portion of its business assets, user information may be one of the business assets transferred as part of the transaction. If substantially all of the assets of GigMaven are acquired, user information may be transferred as part of the acquisition.

You should also be aware that we may disclose specific information about you if necessary to do so by law or based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with the law or is necessary to protect the users of our Website and/or related services, the Website or the public.


GigMaven uses a browser feature known as a cookie, which assigns a unique identification to your computer. The cookies are typically stored on your computer's hard drive. Information collected from cookies is used by GigMaven to evaluate the effectiveness of our Website, analyze trends and administer the Website. The information collected from cookies allows us to determine such things as which parts of our Website are most visited and difficulties our visitors may experience in accessing our Website. With this knowledge, we can improve the quality of your experience on our Website by recognizing and delivering more of the most desired features and information, as well as by resolving access difficulties. Additionally, cookies will recognize whether you have visited our Website before and will allow personal features or access privileges to be offered to you.

Privacy of Children

To comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, GigMaven does not knowingly collect or maintain information provided by children under the age of 13.


For your convenience, our Website may contain links to other sites. GigMaven does not evaluate, is not responsible for and does not endorse the privacy practices or the content of any such sites.

International Users

If you are visiting the Website from a location outside of the United States, your connection will be through and to servers located in the United States and all information you provide will be processed and maintained in our Web servers and internal systems located within the United States.

Changes to This Privacy Notice

GigMaven reserves the right to revise this notice at any time. If we materially change the categories of information collected at our Website or how we use and/or disclose information collected at the Website such changes will be applied only to information collected on a going forward basis and we will update the effective date at the bottom of the Privacy Notice.

Information Security

We limit access to personal information collected on the Website and utilize other technological and procedural safeguards when maintaining the Website. While we implement the above security measures on the Website, you should be aware that 100% security is not always possible.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or about GigMaven's activities, please contact us here.

Effective Date: December 30th, 2008