Thank you for visiting our Web site, which includes GovX.com, related subdomains, services, websites, and tools (“Site”), owned and/or operated by GovX. “GovX” or “we,” “us,” “our” and similar references, as used herein, refer to GovX, Inc., and its subsidiaries, divisions and affiliates. While you can access some portions of the Site without becoming a Member (See the Membership section, below, for Membership definitions, qualifications and requirements), you will not be able to view the special pricing or purchase products from vendor-partners or affiliate-partners (“Partners”). In addition, you will not be able to access, through secured links, privileged pricing and special deals from our participating affiliate companies. Membership is considered a privilege reserved for members of the US military and other qualifying government agencies. In order to register on the Site, visitors will undergo a verification process to confirm they are eligible for membership.
1. Use Of The Site And Services
The use of automated systems or software to extract data from this website for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited unless the third party has entered into a direct licensing agreement with us.
Access to, and use of password protected and/or secure areas of the Site, is restricted to Members only. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access these areas of the Site may be subject to prosecution.
Membership in the Site is available to persons who are 18 years and older, who have properly registered, and whose registration (i) proves the Member has a a qualifying federal, state or local government employment or retirement status, or (ii) is the spouse of an eligible Member, and who has not been suspended or removed form Site for any reason (a “Member,” or “Membership”).
Eligibility And Registration
By completing a Membership Application, you agree that we may utilize the information provided by you, including identification information and documents, to verify your current and/or veteran/retired status with the associated U.S. Military or Federal, state or local government agency, directly or through a government employee identification service, or status as a spouse of a Member (collectively, “Verification Sources”). You further agree that we may reaffirm or re-verify your status with the Verification Sources as needed or required.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer and you are liable for all activities that occur under your account or password. You agree to immediately notify us in the event of any unauthorized use of your account or other breach of security.
3. Additional Terms And Conditions
4. Limitations And Product Liability
The Partner is the provider of the goods and/or services that you purchase through the Site and, as such, the Partner shall be fully responsible for any and all loss or damage of any kind, including personal injury or death, (whether in tort, contract, or strict liability) arising out of or related to the purchased product or service. We are not liable for any purchase, payment or shipping errors, damage, harm or losses. Your transactions and interactions with any Partner are governed solely by their respective purchase, warranty, return and other policies. You waive all claims against and release us and our officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, subsidiaries, divisions, distributors, and suppliers, from any liability or responsibility for any harm, damages or losses arising out of your purchase of products or services on the Site or otherwise from Partners. If you have problems with our Partners or their goods, services and/or experiences provided, or to be provided, in connection with a purchase, we will use reasonable efforts to assist you in dealing with them.
WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED ON THE SITE OR THROUGH ANY LINK ON THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES IN CONNECTION WITH SUCH GOODS OR SERVICES.
IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT, YOU WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE §1542, WHICH SAYS: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS THAT THE CREDITOR OR RELEASING PARTY DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR OR RELEASED PARTY.”
5. Member Postings, Testimonials And Reviews
The Site may provide Members with the ability to send testimonials to us, to post messages and reviews of products and services on the Site and provide other information, materials or opinions. You are solely responsible for your account, password, profile, messages, notes, text, information, opinions, testimonials, reviews, ideas and any other content you post, upload, submit, publish, or display (hereinafter “post”) on or through the Site, or transmit to or share with other Members (collectively, the “Member Content”). Any Member Content that is posted is public and will not be treated as confidential and does not represent our views or opinions. We have the right but not the obligation to monitor and decline, edit, or remove (without notice) all or any portion of any Member Content for any reason or no reason. If we choose at any time, in its sole discretion, to monitor Member Content, it still has no responsibility for the Member Content or for the conduct of the Member posting the Member Content or to edit or remove any Member Content, except as required to comply with copyright or other applicable laws. If you are involved in a dispute with one or more Member, you release us and our Partners (including our and their officers, directors, employees and agents) from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind arising out of or in any way connected to any dispute.
When you post or otherwise make available any Member Content for inclusion on any part of the Site, you are hereby granting us an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, fully paid, worldwide license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, transmit, reproduce, adapt, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part), create collective works and distribute such Member Content for any purpose, commercial, advertising, or otherwise, on or in connection with the Site or the promotion thereof, or for our business, including without limitation, for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site (and derivative works thereof) in any media or distribution method (now known or later developed), to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such Member Content, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing. For this reason, do not post or otherwise make available to us any Member Content that you do not wish to license to us. You represent and warrant that you will not provide any Member Content to which you do not have the full right to grant the license specified in this Section. You waive all “moral rights” and similar rights in the Member Content which may be available to you in any part of the world and confirm that no such rights have been asserted. You represent and warrant to us that we are free to exercise its rights to and/or implement your Member Content if it so desires, without obtaining permission or license from any third party and without reference or compensation to you or any other person.
6. Accuracy Of Content; Limitations On Product Quantity And Availability
Excluding Member Content, the information on this Site is believed to be complete and reliable; however, the information may contain typographical errors, pricing errors, and other errors or inaccuracies. We will use reasonable efforts to correct errors as soon as practicable. We reserve the right to: (i) revoke any stated offer; (ii) correct any errors, inaccuracies, or omission; and (iii) make changes to prices, content, promotion offers, product descriptions or specifications, or other information without obligation, and to issue any notice of such changes (including after an order has been submitted, acknowledged, shipped, or received, except as prohibited by law). We also reserve the right to limit quantities (including after an order has been submitted and/or acknowledged) and to revise, suspend, or terminate an event or promotion at any time without notice (including after an order has been submitted and/ or acknowledged). The inclusion of any products, services on this Site at a particular time does not guarantee that the products or services will be available. If a product or service offered and sold on the Site is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it subject to the terms set forth herein and subject to the return policy.
7. Proprietary Rights
8. Links To And From Third-Party Websites; No Implied Endorsements
This Site may contain links to our Partners and other websites on the Internet. You acknowledge that we have no control over such websites and that we are not responsible nor do we have any liability for the accuracy, content, legality, products, services, security or any other aspect of any linked website. In no event shall any reference to any third party, third party website, or third party product or service be construed as an approval or endorsement by us of that third party, third party website, or of any product or service provided by a third party.
We are not and shall not be at any time responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind, including personal injury or death, (whether in tort, contract, or strict liability) arising out of or related to any product or service sold or offered through the Site, any Member Content, or any act or omission by us, Members of the Site, or by any third party or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized by the Site. Any content submitted by our Partners does not necessarily reflect our opinions or policies. We assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, delay, communications line failure, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, any Member Content or other Member communications on the Site. We are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone or cable network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or on the Site, including any injury or damage to Member’s or other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation on or through the Site. We are not responsible for the activities of third-party unauthorized users, hackers or other individuals who gain unauthorized access to the the Site and information therein. THE SITE, ITS CONTENT AND ALL TEXT, IMAGES, MERCHANDISE, SERVICES AND OTHER INFORMATION ON, ACCESSIBLE FROM OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS AVAILABLE” AND “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SPECIFICALLY, BUT WITHOUT LIMITATION, WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT: (i) THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE IS FREE OF ERRORS; (ii) THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR FREE OF ERRORS; (iii) DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR (iv) THIS SITE OR THE SERVER(S) THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
11. Limitations Of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR OUR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS OR THIRD PARTIES PROVIDING INFORMATION ON THIS SITE BE LIABLE TO ANY USER OF THE SITE OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, OR LOSS OF USE) ARISING OUT OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED OR SOLD THROUGH THE SITE, THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREON OR STORED OR MAINTAINED BY US OR OUR PARTNERS, WHETHER BASED UPON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES. IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR TOTAL LIABILITY, OR THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF OUR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS OR THIRD PARTIES PROVIDING INFORMATION ON THIS SITE TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNT YOU PAID TO US IN CONNECTION WITH THE APPLICABLE MERCHANDISE, SERVICE, EVENT, PROMOTION, TRANSACTION OR CIRCUMSTANCES GIVING RISE TO SUCH LIABILITY. YOUR SOLE REMEDY AGAINST US FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE OR ANY CONTENT IS TO STOP USING THE SITE OR ANY SUCH CONTENT. THIS LIMITATION OF RELIEF IS A PART OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN THE PARTIES. You hereby acknowledge that the preceding paragraph shall apply to all content, merchandise, products, services and experiences available through the Site.
12. International Use
We do not make shipments outside the United States other than through APO/ FPO addresses and, therefore, make no representation that information or products on this Site are appropriate or available for use or export outside the United States. Those who choose to access this Site from outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
13. Risk Of Loss
The items purchased from our Site are shipped by a third party carrier pursuant to a shipment contract. As a result, risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our Partner’s delivery to the designated shipping address on the order.
14. Unavailability Of Site; Termination; Fraud
15. Copyright Infringement; Notice And Take Down Procedures
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe that any materials on this Site infringe your copyright, you may provide written notice of such and request that they be removed. To be effective, this notice and request must contain certain elements specified by the DMCA, which include bearing a signature (or electronic equivalent) of the copyright holder or an authorized representative, and (a) identifying the allegedly infringing materials; (b) indicating where on the Site the infringing materials are located; (c) providing your name and contact information; (d) stating that you have a good faith belief that the materials are infringing; (e) stating that the information in your claim is accurate; and (f) indicating that “under penalty of perjury” you are the lawful copyright owner or are authorized to act on the owner’s behalf. If you believe that someone has wrongly filed a notice of copyright infringement against you, the DMCA permits you to send this Site a counter-notice. The above is just a summary of the notice and counter-notice requirements and notices and counter-notices must meet the then-current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA. See http://www.copyright.gov/ for further information. Our designated agent for copyright issues relating to this Site (including the notices and counter-notices) is [email protected] Please note that there are penalties for false claims under the DMCA.
16. Choice Of Law And Forum
17. Severability Of Provisions
18. Modifications To Terms Of Service; Additional Features
20. California Consumers
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Chris joined GovX in 2015, bringing more than 15 years of product, marketing and general management experience in the consumer internet space. As SVP of Product at GovX, Chris leads product management, design and business intelligence for the entire product portfolio.
Chris began his career at Active Network in 2002 and helped grow the company from start-up to a successful IPO in 2011. During his time at Active Network, Chris managed several teams and product-lines, including the flagship media property, Active.com and the eCommerce division.
In 2012, Chris joined Takelessons, an online education marketplace matching students with qualified teachers. As VP of Product and Technology, he led a cross-functional team, including engineering, product management and design.
Chris earned a BA from the University of Arizona and an MBA from San Diego State University.
Adam joined GovX in 2014 as the Vice President of Software Development and is responsible for leading the software development group, how our applications are built, and scaling the GovX tech stack.
Since 2005, Adam has actively participated in the growth phase of several startups; holding multiple technical and leadership positions. Over that time, he has developed a wide range of skills to tackle the challenges inherent in building technology companies.
Adam earned a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego.
Aaron leads the marketing team at GovX, and is responsible for communicating the value of GovX to military, first responders and government employees nationwide. He works closely with all areas of the GovX business, including the Creative, Merchandising and Product teams, to ensure that the GovX member experience is world class.
Before joining GovX, Aaron held senior marketing and management roles at Provide Commerce and the Active Network. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of Arizona and his MBA from San Diego State University.
Amber joined GovX in early 2014 to head up marketing and member acquisition. She has been leading the Ecommerce efforts since 2016 focusing on the 2 most important customers at GovX: our deserving members and the brands that provide outstanding products to members.
Prior to GovX, Amber worked at Active Network for close to 10 years developing a business unit responsible for selling and fulfilling advertising for some of the world’s top endurance events.
Amber holds an MBA from University of San Diego and a B.A from University of California, San Diego.
As Chief Creative Officer, Joel oversees all branding, web, print and other design requirements of the Company. Prior to joining GovX, he served as Chief Creative Officer for AnyArt, Inc., which operates the AnyArt e-commerce website. Before that, he served as Creative Director for ClosingCorp, a real estate data provider serving large banks and real estate companies. Prior to ClosingCorp, Joel was the Creative Director for Epic Cycle Interactive, a San Diego web and design agency working with major league sports teams.
Before relocating to San Diego, Joel taught web, multimedia and technology courses at the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He earned a B.A. in Biology from St. John’s University.
Rob serves as CTO for GovX and oversees all software development associated with the GovX.com Web site as well as integrations with Vendor-Partner ERP/ecommerce platforms.
Prior to joining GovX, Rob was a Partner with Kore Technologies, where he architected and developed the company’s ecommerce web platform used by large institutions to facilitate transactions through integrations with large enterprise systems.
Prior to joining Kore Technologies, Rob was a technical lead with Intuit, which owns Quicken, QuickBooks and other financial and accounting software applications.
Prior to his work at Intuit, Rob was Manager of Advanced Product Development for Epicor where he managed a large-scale Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system designed for Microsoft BackOffice.
Rob received a B.S. in Computer Sciences from East Carolina University.
Carol serves as Chief Financial Officer for GovX and oversees all financial, accounting and administrative matters for the Company as well as negotiating and administrating Brand-Partners’ wholesale pricing. Prior to joining GovX, she served as Controller for Billabong’s Sector 9 company, where she oversaw its acquisition by Billabong and was recruited to oversee all financial and accounting matters along with managing its e-commerce site.
Carol previously owned and operated her own accounting and tax practice and was an accountant with Deloitte & Touche.
Carol received a B.S. in finance from San Diego State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Alan began his career as co-founder and President of DELTYME Corporation, a San Diego-based web services firm working with national clients including Target, Cisco Systems, Costco and Garden Fresh.
After stepping away from an operating role at DELTYME, Alan attended business school at the University of Texas with a focus on entrepreneurial management. During his time in Austin he took on due diligence responsibilities at Gefinor Ventures (an early stage venture firm) and worked in marketing and business development roles in several Austin-area startups including Convio and Metreos.
Alan ultimately moved back to San Diego to join Active Network, where he held executive responsibility for the company's $50M Media + Marketing division. After six years with Active Network, Alan moved on to serve as COO of TakeLessons, an online education marketplace connecting students with qualified teachers. In late 2016, Alan joined GovX as CEO.
Alan holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Santa Clara University and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.