Who we are

Our website address is: https://the1607venture.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment. The 1607 Venture reserves the right to delete any comment.

If you sign up for our newsletter, we will collect your name and email address with your consent. Your name and email is not shared with third parties and it it used to email you our weekly newsletter and future offers as they become available.

Contact forms

By filling out the contact form you are providing your name and email address. This information is not sold to third parties. It is used to contact you back regarding your comment or inquiry.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


This website utilizes Google Analytics to optimize the website’s performance. Google may gather anonymous information such as your IP address, as your geographic location, and internet browser. We do not sell this information but use it to better our website’s performance and to understand where our traffic is originating from. To view Google’s privacy policy you may click here.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Any questions, comments, or concerns can be expressed to ati@the1607venture.com

Additional information

How we protect your data

The only people that have access to privacy information are the owners of The 1607 Venture LLC. The site in encrypted with secure sockets layer (SSL) and is HTTPS enforced to maximize your protection.