Privacy Policy


Invest WindsorEssex (“The Corporation”) is committed to protecting the privacy of its website and social media users and ensuring compliance with the privacy provisions of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA), the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPED-A) and the Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL).

This policy describes our privacy practices in relation to information that we collect through our website and our social media channels.

By visiting as well as our social media sites, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Statement.

Personal Information

We do not automatically gather any personal information from you. Information such as your name, phone number, company name, and email address is only obtained if you supply it voluntarily. Any personal information you provide to us is used to administer your account and to provide the products and services you requested from us. We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party. All user information is maintained in a secure environment and is only accessible by authorized personnel.

Our website logs IP addresses of users which we use to administer the site, conduct trend analysis, and gather broad demographic information. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

This website stores cookies, which is a file that is stored on a user’s computer. These cookies are used to collect information about how you interact with our website and allow us to remember you. We use this information in order to improve and customize your browsing experience and for analytics and metrics about our visitors both on this website and our social media sites.

Although web browsers automatically accept cookies, you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you opt to decline cookies, some interactive features or online services that depend on cookies may not function as intended.

Links to Other Websites

Our website contains links to other sites. The Corporation is not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites linked to our site.

Social Media Terms 

The Corporation reserves the right to block members from social media sites and delete comments or messages that are offensive, harassing, violent, discriminatory, targeted, illegal, sexual, or that are deemed inappropriate. Messages for purposes of commercial advertising or that contain spam are prohibited and will be deleted.

Use of Materials

All information and images contained on this website and our social media sites are protected by Canadian copyright law and shall not be copied, distributed, published, or stored in any form without the Corporation’s written permission.         


The Corporation makes no representation or warranty that the information on its website or social media sites is complete, timely, accurate, or reliable. Any reliance you place on information on our website or social media sites is strictly at your own risk.

The Corporation assumes no responsibility for any damages arising out of the use of our website or social media sites.