Last Modified: July 24, 2019
What are Cookies?
Cookies are small, usually randomly encoded, text files that help your browser navigate through our websites. The cookie file is generated by our website when you access it and is accepted and processed by your computer’s browser software or when you interact with us on-line. The cookie file is stored in your browser’s folder or subfolder.
There are two basic types of cookies: Session cookies are temporary files that are cleaned up (i.e., deleted) when you close your browser program. Persistent cookies store your information and settings for longer periods, in order to remember your information and preferences between visits to a website. We use both types of cookies on the Website.
Cookies and similar technology enable Rockefeller to capture and compile statistical information about how you use our websites and interact with us on-line, including information relating to the frequency of visits, IP addresses, readership data, (such as the average length of visits, which pages are viewed or shared during a visit or other interactions with our content such as time spent viewing videos, PDFs read and links clicked), authentication information, acceptance or rejection of website terms, periods of inactivity, time zones, language preferences and other regional information.
We, our associated firms and/or other persons acting on our or their behalf use this information for the following purposes:
- To assess the effectiveness of advertising and readership content;
- To improve the website content and performance;
- To estimate our audience size and usage pattern;
- To speed up your searches;
- To enable log in and authentication when you log onto our sites;
- To recognize you when you return to our sites;
- To deliver a better and more personalized service by allowing us to customize our site according to your individual interests; and
- To deliver marketing communications that may be of interest to you, including offers tailored to you.
Information held in cookies or similar tracking technology set by Rockefeller are kept to a minimum and can only be read by Rockefeller, our associate firms, their authorized third parties or by someone who has physical access to your personal computer.
How can you manage your Cookie preferences?
Many web browsers allow you to control the use of most cookies through their browser settings. To learn more about cookies, including information on what cookies have been set on your computer and how cookies can be managed and deleted, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Some of our Websites use Google Analytics to track your activity. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit: please click.
In addition to the cookies noted above, some of our Websites may also serve third party cookies, which allows us, our service providers, and our third party business partners to deliver more relevant and tailored content.
How can you Contact Us?
Rockefeller Data Protection Officer
Data Protection Officer
Rockefeller & Co. LLC
45 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10111