What We Collect:
Kester Search Group collects various pieces of personal data on our website necessary to provide services in a proprietary and highly confidential database accessible only by Kester Search Group. If you submit an inquiry via an online form or in an email, we may collect your name, email address, or other personal information contained within that correspondence. If you are a client or potential client, Kester Search Group may collect your name, position title, contact details, details about your products or services, executive search services requested, any information provided through the website or other information that you provide via online forms or email correspondence. If you are a potential candidate, Kester Search Group may collect your name and contact details, current and past professional experience, educational background, and other data that you provide online through a form or a resume. Kester Search Group does not seek to collect any “sensitive” personal information, such as racial or ethnic origin, political, religious, or similar beliefs, sexual life, social security or other government identification numbers, trade union membership, health or medical conditions, or criminal record unless legally required for recruiting purposes.
Kester Search Group may share information of a completed client search, in a press release and/or through social media platforms. Prior to sharing such information, Kester Search Group will request expressed written or verbal consent from the client.
How We Use & Share Information:
Kester Search Group may use the personal information provided by you to respond to your inquiries and/or provide you with the requested information, related to our executive search services, such as evaluating candidate qualifications, contacting potential candidates for further personal information, and communicating with clients (about potential candidates). We may also use personal information for internal purposes such as testing and maintaining our company databases, networks, computer systems, and training.
Disclosing Personal Information
Your personal information may be used anonymously to gather industry, employment and/or marketing statistics. Kester Search may gather IP addresses for security purposes, trend analysis, website administration, user movement tracking, and broad demographic information to assist us in providing and maintaining superior quality service.
Kester Search Group maintains technical and organizational measures to protect personal information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. To the extent that we disclose personal information to third party subcontractors, we require that such third parties also maintain reasonable security and confidentiality measures. In addition, where we disclose personal information to clients and other third parties, we will request that they properly protect the security and confidentiality of such information, and otherwise process such data in accordance with applicable law.
Children Under Age of 13
Kester Search Group, LLC does not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen (13) without verifiable parental consent. If it is determined that such information has been inadvertently collected on anyone under the age of thirteen (13), we shall immediately take the necessary steps to ensure that such information is deleted from our system’s database. Anyone under the age of thirteen (13) must seek and obtain parent or guardian permission to use this website.
Newsletter, Website/Service Updates, and Surveys
Kester Search Group may offer newsletters to registered and unregistered users of the website via email. If you wish to unsubscribe from a newsletter, please follow the directions at the bottom of the newsletter and you will be taken off the recipient list. Kester Search Group will periodically email you website update information and service announcement updates. On occasion, we may request information from you via surveys. Survey participation is completely voluntary as to whether to disclose information. Information requested may include contact and demographic information. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring, improving or enhancing the use and satisfaction of the website and/or research questionnaires related to your opinion of current or potential services that may be offered.
Acceptance of Terms
How to Contact Us
If you have questions about how we handle personal information or need assistance accessing, updating, correcting or removing your personal information from our systems, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Telephone Number: 864-421-5498
Kester Search Group, LLC
25 E Court, Suite 301
Greenville, SC 29601