Privacy Policy and Disclaimers

The following includes the GVG Legal, Services and Data Privacy Policies

Legal Disclaimer 

Guided Ventures Group owns or has license to use all content and images provided on this site. Express written permission must be obtained to use content or images.

Services Disclaimer

Shannon Dayhoff and other GVG consultants and coaches are not Therapists, Counselors, Medical Doctor or Physicians.  We do not diagnose medical or psychological conditions nor claim to prevent, mitigate or cure such conditions.

All results that come from advice, coaching, speeches, training and other forms of information are the direct responsibility of the client or participant. Shannon Dayhoff and GVG coaches and consultants cannot be held liable directly or indirectly for any damages resulting from the use or misuse of information or data on this website or the information shared during sessions, projects or classes.

By continuing on this site, you are acknowledging that you have read and understood the legal and services disclaimer.  Please continue for information on data collection.

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms, downloads and email requests

When visitors fill out a contact form or download request, your information will be shared with GVG administrators to action your email request.  Your email address and name will be housed in the GVG account in Hubspot for use in communication and periodic newsletter distribution (if agreed) and locally using a secure google drive for GVG follow up.  You may opt out of communication at any time by clicking unsubscribe on communication from Hubspot or emailing  Depending on the nature of your request, your information may be shared with other third parties but ONLY if it is pertinent to fulfilling your request such as placing an order for a product shipped by a GVG vendor or credentialing organization such as ICF.  Your data is never sold or shared with advertisers or other non-affiliated parties.


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: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to save 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 have an account and you log in to this site, 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.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen option cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me,”your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.

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 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.


Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with any third parties except Hubspot. For newsletter and email distribution you may opt in and out at any time.  The only time we share your data outside of GVG and Hubspot is as needed to fulfill an order for a product or service.

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.

If you fill out our contact form, we also keep your data indefinitely but you decide whether it is active for communication.  We do not share your data with anyone else without express permission.

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.

For questions or concerns, please email