Everest recognises the importance of protecting the personal information and the privacy of data provided by you (and that which may personally identify you) which we collect in connection with your use of the Everest website ('Website') and the services offered on the Website ('Services') referred to in this policy as 'Personal Data'.
Why We Ask You For Personal Data
We ask you for Personal Data for the purposes of:
- Dealing with your requests and queries;
- Maintaining information as a reference tool or general source;
- Considering job applications;
- Conducting market research surveys; and
- Providing your with information about products and services we offer.
Most browsers allow you to accept or reject cookies. Please refer to the help or documentation for your browser for more information on changing your browser settings.
Everest uses pixels, or transparent GIF files, to help manage online advertising. These GIF files are provided by our ad management partner, DoubleClick. These files enable DoubleClick to recognize a unique cookie on your Web browser, which in turn enables us to learn which advertisements bring users to our website. The cookie was placed by us, or by another advertiser who works with DoubleClick. With both cookies and Spotlight technology, the information that we collect and share is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address. For more information about DoubleClick, including information about how to opt out of these technologies, go to http://www.doubleclick.net/us/corporate/privacy.
The cookies used on the Everest site are detailed below:
|ASP.NET_SessionId ||ASP.NET Session cookie ||These cookies maintain your user session state, allowing us to store data for the duration of your session on the site |
|Google Analytics ||__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmv, __utmz ||These cookies allow us to store anonymous visitor information about your visit to the site, such as what time the visit occuraccred, whether you’ve visited the site before and what site referred you to the Everest site. This data is anonymous, so we can’t trace this back to you as individual. |
This information allows us to improve our website, our communications with our customers and to provide high quality service by on providing our visitors information that they’re looking for in a way which is useful to them.
|Google web optimizer || _utmx ||This allows us to improve your visitor satisfaction by continually testing different combinations of website content to serve to you. |
This is an anonymous process, and allows us to continually improve our website by making changes to the look, feel and content.
| DoubleClick ||doubleclick.net ||This cookie allows us to capture and report on your actions after viewing or following an Everest advertisement, for example it allows us to find out what you did after clicking the ad. On the website? Off the website? Once again, this data is anonymous, so we can’t trace this back to you as an individual. |
|atdmt.com ||atdmt.com ||This cookie allows us to capture and report on your actions after viewing or following an Everest advertisement, for example it allows us to find out what you did on the Everest website after clicking an advertisement off the website. Once again, this data is anonymous, so we can’t trace this back to you as an individual. |
|Infinity tracking ||ict_0, ict_master, ictf_xxxx ||This cookie allows us assign you a unique (but anonymous) phone number when browsing the Everest website which stays assigned to you in subsequent visits (within the timeframe) – this allows us to understand how well the website helps visitors to find the information they’re looking for by giving us an understanding of where, when and why people are phoning us.. We can understand if you called us after searching for a particular term in Google, for example. This data is anonymous, so we can’t trace this back to you as an individual. |