Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Pienza Ventures, a venture fund located in Seattle, WA, operates websites, applications, APIs, and online services (collectively, the “Site”), as well as our other services and offerings (together with our Site, collectively referred to as our “Services”). By accessing or using our Services, you agree to these terms and conditions (the “Terms”) and enter into a legally binding contract with Pienza Ventures. Do not access or use our Services if you are unwilling or unable to be bound by the Terms.

1. Definitions


  • “You” and “your” refer to you, as a user of our Services. A “user” is someone who accesses, browses, or in any way uses our Services.
  • “We,” “us,” and “our” refer to Pienza Ventures.


  • “Content” includes text, images, photos, audio, video, and all other forms of data or communication.
  • “Your Content” refers to Content that you submit or transmit to, through, or in connection with our Services, such as posts, comments, and messages.
  • “User Content” includes Content that users submit or transmit to our Services.
  • “Pienza Content” is Content that we create and make available through our Services.
  • “Third Party Content” means Content from parties other than Pienza or its users.
  • “Site Content” encompasses all Content available through our Services, including Your Content, User Content, Third Party Content, and Pienza Content.

2. Changes to Terms of Use

We may modify these Terms occasionally. Your continued access to or use of our Services after such changes indicates your acceptance of the revised Terms.

3. Using our Services


  • You must be at least 18 years old and have the authority to enter into these Terms to use our Services.

Permission to Use the Site

  • You have permission to use our Services within the restrictions outlined in these Terms.

Site Availability

  • Our Services may be modified or discontinued at any time without notice.


  • By using our Services, you agree to receive communications related to your use, which may include emails about service changes and promotional messages.

4. Content

Content Guidelines

  • Our Services are intended to support and promote the entrepreneurial ecosystem, not for personal promotion.

Responsibility for Your Content

  • You are solely responsible for Your Content and the consequences of posting it.

Our Right to Use Your Content

  • We can use Your Content in various ways such as displaying, reformatting, and incorporating it into advertisements.


  • You own Your Content. We own the Pienza Content and hold all rights to its intellectual property.

Content Management

  • We may remove or edit Content at our discretion without notice.

5. Restrictions

You agree not to misuse our Services or help anyone else do so.

6. Events

Participation in Events

  • By participating in events hosted by Pienza Ventures, you accept the terms outlined in this section.

Assumption of Risk/Release of Liability

  • You acknowledge the risks associated with events and agree not to hold Pienza Ventures liable for any related injuries or issues.

Photos and Recordings

  • Photos and videos from events may be used for promotional purposes, and by attending, you consent to your image being used.

7. Privacy and Copyright/Trademark Disputes


  • Your use of our Services is also governed by our Privacy Policy.

Copyright and Trademark Disputes

  • If you believe your intellectual property has been infringed upon through our Services, please contact us with detailed information.

8. Suggestions and Improvements

By sending us feedback, you grant us rights to use it without restriction.

9. Third Parties

Our Services may contain links to third-party websites, which are not governed by Pienza Ventures.

10. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify Pienza Ventures against all liabilities, costs, and expenses related to your use of our Services.

11. Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability

The Services are provided “as is” and we disclaim all warranties. We limit our liability to the greatest extent permitted by law.

12. Choice of Law and Venue

Washington state law will govern these Terms, and disputes will be handled in state or federal courts in Washington.

13. Termination

You or Pienza Ventures may terminate these Terms at any time.

14. General Terms

We reserve the right to modify our Services and these Terms without notice.

Contact Us

For any questions or concerns regarding your privacy, please contact us at: Email: welcome@pienza.com