TrustArc Blog

TrustArc Celebrates its Anniversary!

June 06, 2018

June 7th marks the one year anniversary of TRUSTe rebranding to TrustArc! The rebranding reflected our evolution into a global provider of technology-powered privacy solutions. While it’s the one year anniversary for the TrustArc brand, our technology platform has been operating at scale for 7 years and is backed by 21 years of privacy industry experience. Over the past year we have continued to develop innovative privacy solutions to meet increasingly complex challenges, such complying with the GDPR. Some highlights included: Launched Data Flow Manager to help with data inventory and business process mapping; Expanded Assessment Manager to streamline the … Continue reading TrustArc Celebrates its Anniversary!

Happy 20th Anniversary TrustArc

June 12, 2017

June 10th was our 20th Anniversary! Thank you to all of our customers, partners, and friends who have helped us grow and thrive over the past 20 years. We are looking forward to another 20 years as a leader in the world of privacy. Twenty years ago, in 1997, TRUSTe was founded to provide certifications to help businesses assure users they could share their data online by demonstrating adherence to a high standard for privacy management.  The TRUSTe name became synonymous with our certification services and the iconic green privacy seal displayed on thousands of websites worldwide. Over the past twenty years … Continue reading Happy 20th Anniversary TrustArc

Privacy Risk Summit 2017 – Highlights

June 08, 2017

More than 250 privacy professionals gathered in the heart of San Francisco this week to discuss the challenges they face in managing emerging privacy risks and share strategies for success. They enjoyed a packed day of inspiring panels, expert breakout sessions and, of course, networking to acquire new ideas and practical advice to take back to the office. The Privacy Risk Summit brought together over 45+ speakers across 20 sessions and 4 parallel tracks. Hilary Wandall, TrustArc General Counsel & Chief Data Governance Officer, provided a captivating welcome and opening remarks. The TRUSTe Privacy Risk Summit – Highlights Kai Westerwelle, Partner … Continue reading Privacy Risk Summit 2017 – Highlights

TRUSTe Transforms to TrustArc

June 06, 2017

TrustArc - The New TRUSTe

New Name – New Look – Continued Commitment to Privacy Compliance Innovation Today we changed our name to TrustArc.  Our new name reflects our evolution from a privacy certification company into a global provider of technology powered privacy compliance and risk management solutions.   The name change also coincides with our 20th anniversary of delivering innovative privacy solutions. The TrustArc brand will be used for all corporate communications as well as our technology platform and consulting services.  The TRUSTe brand will continue to be used for our certification offerings, including the certification seal.   While most of the changes have already … Continue reading TRUSTe Transforms to TrustArc