In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, Cutwater Boats and its affiliates may collect personal information, which is information that identifies, relates to, describes, is reasonably capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with you. This may include, but is not limited to, your: name, postal address, telephone number, email address, browser and device information (including IP Address), and information collected through cookies and other similar technologies.
If you submit any personal information relating to other people to us in connection with the Services, it is your responsibility to obtain consent from that individual prior to providing the information to us.
We collect information directly from you when you:
Contact us through the Services. If you fill out the Contact Webform on the Website, we collect from you your personal identifiers (such as your first and last name, email address, mailing address, phone number), commercial information about you (such as whether you are interested in a particular Cutwater Boats model and where you found us), and any other personal information you choose to include in your message. We use this information to respond to your query.
Contact us by phone or email. When you contact us or send us any feedback, comments, or suggestions, we collect from you any personal information you choose to include in such communication, as well as personal identifiers (such as your phone number if you contact us by phone or your email address if you contact us by email). We use this information to respond to your queries. With your consent, we may also use this information to publish your testimonials or featured customer stories on our Services.
Request an estimate. When you use the Build A Boat tool and wish to contact us to request an estimate related to your boat, we collect from you your personal identifiers (such as first and last name, email address, address), and commercial information about you (such as the selection you made in the Build A Boat tool). We use this information to provide you with an estimate regarding your customized boat.
Sign up for our newsletter and/or event notifications. When you sign up for our newsletter, we collect from you your personal identifiers (such as your name and email address). We use this information to send you email copies of our quarterly newsletter, The Factory Bulletin, and/or send you email updates about upcoming events, at your selection. You may unsubscribe at any time from our newsletter or event notifications by clicking the unsubscribe button at the bottom of the particular email.
Attend an As the Prop Turns live webinar. We use Zoom to provide our As the Prop Turns live webinars. When you attend a webinar, we collect from you your personal identifiers (such as your first name, last name, and email address). We use this information to facilitate the webinar and improve our webinars in the future.
Apply for Employment. To apply for employment with us, we collect from you: your personal identifiers (such as your first and last name, address, email address), and any personal information as may appear on your resume such as your professional information, education information, and inferences made from the foregoing. We may also collect from you the personal identifiers (such as the first and last name, phone number, and email address) of references you provide. We use this information to respond to your application for employment.
Register for Tugnuts. If you register to become a Tugnuts member, we collect from you your personal identifiers (such as your username, email address, password, first and last name, address, phone number, and your MMSI Number). We use this information to facilitate the Tugnuts forums and provide you with access to the requested Services.
We collect the following information from you automatically when you access our Services:
The cookies and other technologies deployed on our Website collect the following internet and other electronic network activity information from you:
Usage information. Such as the pages on our Websites you access, the frequency of access, what you click on, and when you access the Websites.
Location information. Information about your location, which may be determined through your IP address.
Device information. Information about the device you are using, such as hardware model, operating system, browser, and your website preferences.
In particular, we use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are required for making use of our Websites. These cookies include security cookies to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of our Websites, and protect user data from unauthorized parties. Our strictly necessary cookies allow our Websites to function and allow you to use the features of our Websites.
Functional and preference cookies. These cookies record some of your activity on the Websites as well as information about your device, such as what browser you are running and what pages you access. This information helps us and our third party service providers diagnose server and software errors, and in cases of abuse, track and mitigate the abuse. These cookies also help us remember you when you when you come back to the particular Website and remember your things like your language preferences.
We collect personal information about you from third parties when you:
Sign up for the Pacific Northwest Factory Delivery Experience. If you choose to purchase your Cutwater Boat for pickup directly from our factory, we collect from the Cutwater Boat authorized retailer your personal identifiers (such as your first name, last name, email address, phone number, and mailing address) and your commercial information (such as the Cutwater Boat model you purchased, any customizations to the Cutwater Boat, and your payment details). We use this information to facilitate your factory delivery, Cutwater Boat Destination Cruise, and, if requested, to ship your new boat to your desired location after your cruise.
Make a purchase from one of our authorized retailers: If you choose to purchase your Cutwater Boat from one of our authorized retailers, we collect from the Cutwater Boat authorized retailer your personal identifiers (such as your first name, last name, email address, phone number, and mailing address) and your commercial information (such as the Cutwater Boat model you purchased, any customizations to the Cutwater Boat, and your payment details). We use this information to facilitate your purchase, and, if you choose, to sign you up for the Pacific Northwest Factory Delivery Experience.
Cutwater Boats does not sell, rent, or lease personal information to third parties.
Cutwater Boats will share your personal information for the purposes set forth below:
Service providers. We share personal information with our service providers, such as email providers, web conference providers, and analytics providers. We limit the information shared with our service providers to what is necessary to fulfill the services. We use the following providers for advertising, analytics and online webinars:
Web conference provider. We use Zoom to provide our online webinars.
Within Cutwater Boats. We share personal information within our corporate family, such as with subsidiaries, joint ventures, or affiliates, in order to efficiently carry out our business and to the extent permitted by law.
Corporate reorganization. In the event that we enter into, or intend to enter into, a transaction that alters the structure of our business, such as a reorganization, merger, acquisition, sale, joint venture, assignment, consolidation, transfer, change of control, or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock, we would share personal information with third parties, including the buyer or target (and their agents and advisors) for the purpose of facilitating and completing the transaction. We would also share personal information with third parties if we undergo bankruptcy or liquidation, in the course of such proceedings.
Legal purposes. We will share personal information where we are legally required to do so, such as in response to court orders, law enforcement or legal process, including for national security purposes; to establish, protect, or exercise our legal rights, as required to enforce our terms of service or other contracts; to defend against legal claims or demands; to comply with the requirements of any applicable law; or as necessary to detect, investigate, prevent, or take action against illegal activities, fraud, or situations involving potential threats to rights, property, or personal safety of any person.
With your consent. We may request your permission to share your personal information for a specific purpose. We will notify you and request consent before you provide the personal information or before the personal information you have already provided is shared for such purpose.
The Websites contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to be aware when they leave our Websites and to read the privacy statements of any other site you visit.
Cutwater Boats secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure using commercially reasonable security methods. Our security methods include but are not limited to SSL Protocol
When personal information is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we do not guarantee the absolute security of the personal information we have collected from you transferred over the Internet.
Update Tugnuts Member Information. You can update your account information (including your website, occupation, interests, mailing list preferences, first name, last name, mailing address, phone number, Ranger Tug/Cutwater model, HIN, non-Cutwater boat model, vessel name, and MMSI Number) at any time by logging in to your member account on the Tugnuts Website.
Online Advertising. To opt out of interest based advertising generally or to learn more about the use of this information you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative or the Digital Advertising Alliance. You can also visit the privacy settings of your Android or iOS device and select “limit ad tracking” (Apple iOS) or “opt-out of interest-based ads” (Android).
Google Analytics. You can control the information provided to Google and opt out of certain uses of your information by using one of the methods set forth here. You can also download the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on for Google Analytics, which can be found here.
Google Ads. We utilize Google to serve ads that appear on Google products and on sites across the Internet. To opt out of targeted advertising by Google, you can go to Google’s ad settings. You may also install the DoubleClick opt-out add-on. Once installed, even if you clear all your cookies and restart your browser, it will prevent the DoubleClick cookie from being saved to your browser. Google may also display other advertisements across the internet to you about third party services using the Google AdSense network, although this is beyond our control. For information about Google remarketing, click here.
AdRoll (NextRoll). You may opt out of NextRoll’s behavioral advertising services through NextRoll’s opt-out available here: https://app.adroll.com/optout.
Facebook Pixel. You can opt out of displaying Facebook ads by visiting your Facebook Ad Settings, and you can clear and control the information third parties share with Facebook in your Off-Facebook Activity page. If you do not have a Facebook account, you can opt out of Facebook ads through the Digital Advertising Alliance here.
Promotional Emails. You may opt out of receiving marketing emails from us by clicking the “unsubscribe” link provided with each email. If you unsubscribe from promotional emails, will continue to send you notifications necessary to the Website, the services, and your purchases.
Cookies. All session cookies expire after you close your browser. Persistent cookies can be removed by following your browser’s directions. To find out how to see what cookies have been set on your device, and how to reject and delete the cookies, please visit: https://www.aboutcookies.org/. Please note that each browser is different. For information on reviewing or deleting cookies from specific browsers, click on the appropriate browser: Firefox, Firefox IOS, Firefox Android, Safari, Safari Mobile, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Opera. To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website. If you reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent, some features of our Website may not function properly.
We do not support Do Not Track (“DNT”). Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked. You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your browser. For further details, visit https://www.eff.org/issues/do-not-track.
The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) grants certain rights to our users who are California residents to access or delete the personal information that we have collected about them, to opt-out of the sale of their personal information by us to a third party, and not to be discriminated against for exercising these rights.
Right to Access. You have the right to request what personal information we collected, used, disclosed, and sold about you within the preceding 12 months. Once we receive your request and confirm your identify, we will disclose to you information we have collected about you as required by the CCPA.
Right to Deletion. You have the right to request the deletion of your personal information that we collect or maintain. Once we receive your request and confirm your identity, we will delete (and direct our service providers to delete) your personal information from our records, unless an exception applies under the CCPA.
We do not knowingly sell any personal information of minors under the age of sixteen without receiving affirmative authorization to do so.
Right to Non-Discrimination. You have the right to not receive discriminatory treatment if and when you exercise your rights to access, delete, or opt-out under the CCPA. This means we cannot, for example, deny goods or services to you or charge different prices or rates for goods or services, including through the use of discounts or other benefits or imposing penalties, due to you having exercised your rights.
Exercising Your Rights. In order to exercise your right to access or deletion, you may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (253) 839-5213. If we are not able to verify your identity with the information provided, we may ask you for additional pieces of information.
Cutwater Boats does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of sixteen. If you are under the age of sixteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website. If you believe we have collected personal information from a child under the age of sixteen, please contact us at the contact details provided below.
47 37th st NE
Auburn, WA, 98002
Effective as of June 8, 2021