Privacy Policy

The Independent Lodging Industry Association (ILIA) has created this privacy statement because your privacy is important to us. Our information collection and processing practices for this website are detailed below.

The Information We Collect And How We Use It 

ILIA offers on its website membership application forms, order forms, registration forms, and other requests for information. We may ask you to give us your contact information (such as your name and email address), financial information (such as your credit card number), and other information (such as zip code or regional preferences). We may use your contact information to send you information about our association. We may also use your contact information to deliver products and services you have ordered. Financial information that is collected is used to bill the user for products and services ordered. Membership information is used as decreed by our membership bylaws. Member’s contact information is also used to contact the individual when necessary. A member’s name and address may be made available to other members in a contact list. Users may opt-out of receiving future communications; see the Choose to Opt-out section below.

A third party developed, hosts and maintains the website. The third party has access to information on this site. This third party is obligated to maintain the privacy policies stated here. The third party cannot distribute, sell or exchange the information collected here.

Our website contains links to other sites. ILIA claims no responsibility for responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

This website site offers a forum for members and non-members use. Any information that is disclosed could enter the public domain, so please consider this if you disclose any private information.


To prevent unauthorized access, maintain date security and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have implemented appropriate administrative, electronic and business procedures to protect the information we collect online. To process credit card payments, we use a reputable third party banking and processing institution.

Choose to Opt-Out

You may choose not to receive communications from us at any time by contacting us at, calling us at 916.925.2915 or by sending mail to Independent Lodging Industry Association 2150 River Plaza Drive #295, Sacramento, CA 95833.

Other Applicable Laws
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, California residents have the right to request from a business, with whom they have a business relationship, information concerning what personal information the business shares with third parties for direct marketing purposes by these third parties. This includes the identities of the third parties with whom the business has conveyed this information during the prior calendar year. Please contact ILIA using one of the methods described above to see a copy of the information disclosure provided by ILIA pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code. There may be other laws governing privacy and personal information that affect your rights and obligations and that of ILIA.

Revenue Receipt 

ILIA may agree to arrangements with members or third parties that would like to offer products or services to ILIA members. In accordance with these arrangements, ILIA may receive revenues, commissions, or in-kind services, if ILIA members purchase goods or services from these members or third parties. Any income or in-kind services received by ILIA from these arrangements shall be used to benefit ILIA members. This includes offsetting the costs of educational and professional development programs and seminars offered by ILIA, and advocacy efforts put forth by ILIA. By becoming a member of ILIA, you acknowledge and agree that ILIA may receive revenues, commissions, or in-kind services, in the event that ILIA members purchase goods or services from these members or third parties, and that you agree that ILIA may use these revenues for the benefit of ILIA members.

Additional Terms and Conditions
It may be necessary for members or visitors to this website to agree to other terms and conditions or sign non-disclosure agreements, license agreements, or terms of use, in order to visit the website or to purchase or receive products and services from ILIA. If a conflict should arise between this Privacy Policy and such other terms and conditions, the other terms and conditions will prevail.

Notification of Changes

If the terms of our privacy policy change, we will announce these changes on our website so visitors to the site understand the types of information we collect, what we do with it, and if we disclose it. If we should opt to use personal information differently than we have stated in this policy, we will notify users by email. Users can decide whether or not we can use that information in the way we have proposed. Information will be used according to the privacy policy in place at the time of its collection.