This website privacy policy ("Privacy Policy") describes how IDL Concepts, LLC ("IDL," "we," "us," or "our") collects, uses, and shares information about users of our websites, including, blogs, and associated services (collectively, our "Website"). By using our Website, you acknowledge and consent to our practices described below. Your use of our Website is also subject to our Terms of Use.

Information We Collect

You directly provide us with most of the data we collect. We receive information about you if you choose to provide it to us, such as when you register for and create an account on our Website or if you upload information to our Website. This information may include your name, your company name, addresses, phone numbers, email address, your company website, including information about your company, its products and services, its strategic and marketing information, its financial information, and investment/investor information and any information about a company you provide our Website (collectively, “Information”). If you choose to access our services through our Velocity Platform, we will collect payment information from you, such as financial account information or payment card information, and we may collect and store Information.

If you would like us to explore partnerships for your business with our Website, we collect information you provide us about you and your business, your investment terms, slide decks, and business and shareholder information.

If you would like to access our business development services for your business products and services with our Website, we collect information about you and your business, product and service information, target markets, potential target partners, and pricing.

When you visit our Website.

We collect certain information when you use our Website, including: your interaction with our Website, including whether you set up an account on our Website or the Velocity Platform, the actions you take, the pages or other content you view or otherwise interact with, and the dates and times of your visits; and device information, such as IP address, operating system information, and web browser, device type and language. We also collect information when you post comments on our Website, answer surveys, send or receive direct messages from other users, or when you contact us, including via email, phone, or other networks.

Third party services

In order to provide the services on our Website, we obtain information from third parties and combine it with other information we receive from or about our users. If you decide to register through or otherwise grant access to a third-party networking or authentication service that we may make available ("Third-Party Service"), such as LinkedIn or Google, we will collect certain personal information that you have provided to the Third-Party Service (such as your name, email address, and other information you make available via the Third-Party Service) and an authentication token from the Third-Party Service. The personal information collected from the Third-Party Service may be used to register you or your account on our Website and to provide some of the features of our Website or Velocity Platform. You may update or revoke our access to your account on the Third-Party Service at any time by updating the appropriate settings in the account preferences of the respective Third-Party Service. You understand that certain features of our Website or Velocity Platform may not be available to you if you choose to remove our access to your account with the Third-Party Service.

Cookies and other technologies

When you visit our Website, we and our service providers collect certain information through the use of "cookies" and other technologies to understand how users navigate through our Website, learn what content is being viewed, and improve our Website to make it more intuitive. We also use cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences. These selections could include what language you prefer and location you are in. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information. We use Google Analytics cookies for data analytics purposes, and you can find more information on how Google uses data from these cookies at

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How We Use Information We Collect

We may use the information that we collect for the following purposes:

  • To process actions from your account;
  • To monitor and analyze usage trends and marketing/promotional effectiveness;
  • To processes payments or set up user accounts;
  • To communicate with you and to respond to your requests or inquiries;
  • To support any accounts that you choose to set up on our Website or Velocity Platform;
  • To share with any partner companies, such as law and venture firms, so that they may offer you their products and services.
How We Share Information We Collect

We may share your Information with businesses and potential partners with whom you want to explore business opportunities or potential deals. We may also share Information about you or your company with partners we work with to provide services, such law and venture firms, Proteum Capital (, ProteumX ( and Inlea (, (collectively Partners”).

Service providers

We use service providers to provide certain services to us, such as analytics services, fraud detection, payment processing, and advertising and marketing services. We only provide our service providers with the information necessary for them to perform these services. Our analytics providers may collect information about your online activities over time and across different online services when you use our Website.

Change of control

In the event that IDL (or any of the IDL Partners) is merged or sold, or in the event of a transfer or sale of some or all of our assets, we may disclose or transfer information we collect in connection with the negotiation and/or closing of such a transaction.

Other disclosures

We may disclose information about you to third parties if
(a) we believe that disclosure is reasonably necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request,
(b) to enforce our agreements, policies, or terms of service,
(c) to protect the security or integrity of our Website or Velocity Platform,
(d) to protect the property, rights, and safety of us, our users, or the public,
(e) or to investigate and defend ourselves against any third-party claims or allegations.

Your Choices With Your Information

You can update information you provided us by accessing your account settings. You can also opt out of marketing communications at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link in an email you received from us. You can also update your communication preferences on our Website. You can request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You can also request us to complete information you believe is incomplete.

Links to Other Websites

Our Website contains links to websites maintained by third parties, such as law and venture firms. Please be aware that these third-party websites are governed by their own privacy policies and are not covered by our Privacy Policy. We are not responsible for the content or policies maintained by these websites. Please familiarize yourself with the privacy policy of any third-party websites you visit.

Security of Your Information

The security of your information is important to us. Please be aware that personal information may be transferred to and maintained on, servers or databases located outside your state, province, country, or other jurisdiction where the privacy laws may not be the same as those in your location. We have implemented reasonable security measures to help protect the information in our care. However, no data transmission over the Internet or method of storage is 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant the security of information collected or otherwise obtained by us in connection with our Website.

Children’s Privacy

Our Website is not intended for children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If we learn that we have collected the personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will take steps to delete the information. If you are aware that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, please contact us at info at

Do Not Track

Some web browsers incorporate a "Do Not Track" (DNT) feature. Because there is not yet an accepted standard for how to respond to a DNT signal, our websites do not currently respond to such signals.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

Please revisit this page periodically to see any changes to our Privacy Policy, which we may update from time to time. If we modify our Privacy Policy, we will indicate on our Website and include the effective date. In the event that the modifications materially alter your rights or obligations hereunder, we will make reasonable efforts to notify you of the change. For example, we may send a message to your email address, if we have one on file, or notify or otherwise indicate to you when you access our Website for the first time after such material changes are made. Your continued use of our Website after the revised Privacy Policy has become effective indicates that you have read, understood, and agreed to the current version of our Privacy Policy.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please email us at info at

Effective and Updated: February 6, 2020