About Us

The mission of Neapolitan Family is to provide free regional and national editorial as well as advertising that pertains to parenting, local events and resources for families. As a team, the Neapolitan Family Magazine staff is committed to providing parents of infants through teens with information and resources to enhance all aspects of parenting and family life.

Approximately 12,000 copies of Neapolitan Family Magazine are distributed monthly to over 200 locations in Collier County making it is the most widely distributed and read family publication serving Collier County. We have been publishing for over 15 years to an ever-growing audience. Neapolitan Family Magazine is an award-winning member of Parenting Media of America (PPA), a national trade association of regional parenting publications.

Each year, Neapolitan Family sponsors numerous events and participates in a variety of community events. Our signature event is the Back to School Expo held each August in conjunction with the YMCA of the Palms.

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Leigh Ann Portrait WebCo-Publisher Leigh Ann Newman has a degree in Journalism from The George Washington University and is a certified survival swimming instructor and owner of ABC Swim School. She has lived in Naples for more than 11 years and is the mother of one daughter.

Stacy Neapolitan Portrait for WebCo-Publisher Stacy Nicolau has a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications as well as a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  After working as a registered nurse for many years, she decided to return to her love of publications and began working for Neapolitan Family in 2011.  She is the mother of 3 and has lived in Naples for over 16 years.

Cover photographer Peggy Farren has been a professional portrait, wedding and fashion photographer for 15 years. She has studied with some of the greatest photographers in the US. Peggy's enthusiastic personality and infectious laugh put her subjects at ease and the results are beautiful, natural portraits to cherish. Peggy is the mother of one son.

Privacy Policy

?What Information Is Collected

We collect two types of information from you in conjunction with your use of neafamily.com: non-personally identifiable information and personally identifiable information. Non-personally identifiable information does not individually identify you, but it may include tracking and usage information about your general location, demographics, and use of neafamily.com. Personally identifiable information is any information that can individually identify you and includes, your name, address, phone number, and email address, or non-personally identifiable information that has been linked to such personally identifiable information

Personally Identifiable Information

As a general matter, you can browse neafamily.com without submitting your personally identifiable information to us. However, if you subscriber to our enewsletter, participate in a contest or survey, or advertise in the magazine, you may supply us with your personally identifiable information

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

When you interact with the Sites, we may collect certain information that does not identify you individually (“non-personally identifiable information” or “non-PII”), such as demographic data; information about your computer, mobile device, or other device that you use to access the Sites, including IP address, general location information, unique device identifiers, browser type, browser language, and other transactional information. We may also collect information about your use of neafamily.com, including search terms and search results, and additional “traffic data” such as time of access, date of access, software crash reports, session identification number, access times, and referring website addresses. Our servers may automatically keep an activity log of your use of our Sites. In addition to non-identifiable individual information, we may collect aggregate data regarding the use of the Sites

Collection of Personally Identifiable Information From or Through Social Media Sites

In addition, when you interact with Neapolitan Family page or account on a social media platform, such as Facebook or Twitter, we may collect the personally identifiable information that you make available to us on that page or account including your social media account ID.  However, we will comply with the privacy policies of the corresponding social media platform and we will only collect and store such personally identifiable information that we are permitted to collect by those social media platforms

Collection of Your Source IP Address/Location Information

We collect and store your device’s source IP address which may disclose the general location of your device at the time you access the Sites.  Advertisements and certain content may be directed to you as a result of this data

How Do We Use Your Information

We use the information we learn from you to

      Communicate with you about changes to our policies

       Administer contests, promotions, and surveys

     Detect, investigate, and prevent activities that may violate our policies or be illegal

Who Can See Your Information

We will not disclose any of your personally identifiable information to any outside organization, except when required by law

Law Enforcement, Legal Process, and Emergency Situations

In some cases, we may use or disclose your personally identifiable information to a third party if we are required to do so by law or if we in good faith believe that such action is necessary to comply with the law or legal process; to protect and defend our rights or to prevent misuse of neafamily.com; or to protect the personal safety of our owners, agents, partners, the users of neafamily.com, or the public.

Use of Non-Personally Identifiable Information

We may disclose or share individual, non-personally identifiable information and aggregate information in any manner other than that described herein that we deem appropriate or necessary. We will disclose non-personally identifiable information to our advertising partners about how our users access neafamily.com

?How Do the Sites Use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

Like many websites, we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”), on neafamily.com. Google Analytics uses cookies or other tracking technologies to help us analyze how users interact with and use neafamily.com, compile reports on neafamily.com’s activity, and provide other services related to neafamily.com activity and usage. The technologies used by Google may collect information such as your IP address, time of visit, whether you are a return visitor, and any referring website. Neafamily.com not use Google Analytics to gather information that personally identifies you.  The information generated by Google Analytics will be transmitted to and stored by Google and will be subject to Google’s privacy policies

We partner with advertisers who display advertisements on neafamily.com. If you click on an advertisement placed by these companies, you will be leaving the neafamily.com website, where we have no control over the tracking technologies utilized by these companies. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of those third parties. Please visit the sites of those businesses to review their privacy policies

Emails and and eNewsletters

You may always opt-out of receiving future e-mail messages and enewsletters from Neapolitan Family Publishing by following the instructions contained within the emails and newsletters

Governing Law & Notice to Non-U.S. Users

Neafamily.com is published in the United States. We attempt to protect the personally identifiable information of all users of neafamily.com and we attempt to comply with local data protection and consumer rights laws to the extent they may apply to Neapolitan Family magazine, but Neapolitan Family magazine is located and targeted to United States citizens and our policies are directed at compliance with those laws.  If you are uncertain whether this privacy policy conflicts with the applicable local privacy laws where you are located, you should not submit your personally identifiable information Neapolitan Family

If you are located outside the United States of America, you should be aware that information about you will be transferred to the United States of America. If you are located in a country outside the United States of America and voluntarily submit personally identifiable information to us, you thereby consent to the general use of such information as provided in this privacy policy and to the transfer of that information to, and/or storage of that information in, the United States of America

Other Important Information  

How Your Information Is Secured

We take reasonable security measures to protect your information, including the use of physical, technical and administrative controls. Please understand, however, that while we try our best to safeguard your personally identifiable information once we receive it, no transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. You need to help protect the privacy of your own information. You must take precautions to protect the security of any personally identifiable information that you may transmit over any home networks, wireless routers, wireless (WiFi) networks or similar devices by using encryption and other techniques to prevent unauthorized persons from intercepting or receiving any of your personally identifiable information. You are responsible for the security of your information when using unencrypted, open access or otherwise unsecured networks

The time period for which we keep information varies according to the purpose for which it is used for. In some cases, there are legal requirements to keep data for a minimum period. Unless there is a specific legal requirement for us to keep the information, we will retain it for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which the data was collected or for which it is to be further processed

Contests, Sweepstakes or Games

When we run a contest, it will be accompanied by a set of rules. The rules for each contest will specify how the information gathered from you for entry will be used and disclosed if it is different than as described in this privacy policy.  In conjunction with your entry in such contest or sweepstakes, personally identifiable information will be collected only if you voluntarily submit it

You may also use the contact information provided to request access or changes to your personally identifiable information; however, you will not be permitted to examine the personally identifiable information of any other person or entity and may be required to provide us with personally identifiable information to verify your identity prior to accessing any records containing information about you.  We may not accommodate a request to change or delete personally identifiable information if we believe doing so would violate any law or legal requirement, or cause the information to be incorrect

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