Privacy Policy

Terms of Use
Louisiana Tourism Coastal Coalition (LTCC) respects the privacy and confidentiality of individuals who visit the Louisiana Tourism Coastal Coalition website located at http://www.VisitLouisianaCoast.com. We maintain this Privacy Policy to help you understand the commitment of the LTCC to safeguard the privacy of the information you provide to us. This Privacy Policy outlines the information which we collect from you on our site and how we use that information.

Collection of Your Personal Information by Louisiana Tourism Coastal Coalition
The LTCC’s mission is to provide you with personalized services and offerings designed to enhance your travel planning experience. To do so effectively,we collect the following information:

  1. Personally Identifiable Information. We only collect personally identifiable information about you when you voluntarily provide such personally identifiable information. If you do not wish your personally identifiable information to be collected, please do not submit it.
  2. Information from the Use of “Cookies”. We may employ “cookie” technology. Cookies are small pieces of data stored in files on your computer allowing the LTCC website to track your use of our website as you visit and revisit the website. The use of cookies by the LTCC complies with generally accepted programming standards and practices. Please note that you can choose to block the use of cookies through settings in your web browser but be advised that certain features of our website may not work properly without them.

Use of Your Information by LTCC
It is the policy of the LTCC not to sell, share, transfer, or rent to third parties any information you provide to the us without your written consent except as required by operation of the law or in compliance with legal authorities; provided, however we may share your personal information with certain third parties (“Target Third Parties”) without your written consent in order to further the purpose for which you voluntarily provide us with the information. Additionally, the LTCC engages third party information management service providers to help maintain efficient operations. Because such information management service providers may access our systems, such information management service providers may have access to your information. The LTCC does not transfer or relinquish ownership of information maintained about you within our systems and databases to such information management service providers but requires these information management service providers to sign confidentiality agreements to keep all confidential information and other proprietary information found in our systems confidential.

The LTCC routinely collects, compiles, and reports statistics and information reflecting the use of the website and information services in order to enhance and improve marketing and promotional efforts, analyze our website usage, improve the website’s content and layout, generate aggregate reports on trends, interests and behavior and enhance service offerings.

The LTCC reserves the right to take any action we deem prudent or necessary to safeguard the website and your information in our systems and databases from malicious or unwarranted attack by viruses, hackers, or other miscreants.

Collection and Use of Your Information by Third Parties
Please note that third parties may offer goods and services on and through our website. We assume each such third party has its own internal privacy policy and data collection and use practices. The LTCC does not have any responsibility for their practices.

Changing and Deleting Your Personal Information
You may request the LTCC change or delete your personal information in our systems and databases by contacting VisitLouisianaCoast.com.

Please note that after the LTCC processes a change or deletes your personal information from active systems and databases, it is possible that non-active residual copies of your information may still exist in the LTCC systems and on archive or backup media.

Your Consent
By using the LTCC website, you consent to the collection and use of the above-described information by LTCC (and Target Third Parties, in which case, once such Target Third Party is in possession of your information, we cannot control such Target Third Party's use of your information). If you do not agree with the terms and conditions stated in this Privacy Policy, please do not access or use our website.

Electronic Newsletters
We offer free, electronic newsletters, updates and e-mail reminders as a service to our registrants, based upon your voluntary subscription. You will only receive an electronic newsletter if you have requested it (opted-in). We do not share our mailing lists with any third parties, including advertisers or partners.

Your Questions and Concerns
If you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please contact the LTCC.

Changes to this Privacy Policy
On occasion the LTCC may amend or change this Privacy Policy by updating or revising this posting, with the revised terms taking effect as of the date of its posting.