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Develop a Professional Network of Trusted Advisers and Referral Sources

BNI – The World's Leading Business Networking and Referral Organization

Founded in 1985, BNI® is a global, proven business networking organization.  Our members are business professionals who help each other grow their businesses through their commitment to our principal core value, Givers Gain ®.  Each week, in thousands of communities across the globe, members meet with other trusted business leaders to build and nurture lasting relationships and pass qualified business referrals.  Membership in BNI® offers access to business training, peer learning and opportunities to network and do business with hundreds of thousands of BNI® members around the world.

BNI ®. Changing the Way the World Does Business ®



By the Numbers - BNI Statistics World Wide


BNI NW Florida's purpose is to help businesses, large and small, grow their business and make more money!

BNI (Business Network International) is the world’s largest business networking and referral organization and its culture, which is built upon the philosophy of Givers Gain®, is unique. This is a culture of caring about giving business, professional development and building consistent, proactive and reciprocal business relationships. BNI helps members develop a structured, positive, and professional referral marketing program which provides them opportunities to:

"In the last 12 months, BNI members around the world passed an estimate 11.2 million referrals to one another, and closed an estimated $15.7 billion USD in referred business!"


BNI provides a positive, supportive, and structured environment to exchange quality business referrals.

BNI is a business and professional referral organization that allows only one person from each profession to join a chapter.

More Information. The best way to find out about BNI is to visit a chapter. Please call (850) 765-1543, click here to send an email  for assistance with visiting and/or joining a BNI NW Florida chapter.

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First Time Visitors

The best way to find out about BNI is to visit a chapter. Click here to find out more about how to chapters that you may visit. 

Attend a meeting and see why BNI is the world's largest business networking and referral organization.

Questions?  Click Here to Learn More about BNI FAQs

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Givers Gain

Click here to watch a brief video about how Business Network International (BNI) and Givers Gain® work.

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BNI Works

In last 12 months BNI NW Florida's Region reported income in excess of $15 million in new business!

The 251,000 members of BNI worldwide passed over 11.2 million referrals which resulted in more than $15.3 billion in business.


Eight Key Reasons Why You Should Network

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Interested in Finding a Chapter?  

The best way to find out more about how BNI works is to visit a local chapter meeting and see for yourself what it's like. Each chapter has a personality of its own, and finding where you fit best helps you to get connected.

Discover all the reasons to join a BNI Chapter in Your Area

Benefits of Membership

BNI members tend to find value in one (or more) of the following areas:

  • Business Generated – Helping you reach your financial goals faster.
  • Teamwork and Energy – Working together, supporting each other and having fun!
  • Relationships and Trust – The opportunity to develop long-lasting, meaningful relationships.
  • Structure and Learning – Staying on-task while growing personally and professionally.
Our Mission Our Vision
The mission of BNI is to help members increase their business through a structured, positive, and professional "word-of-mouth" program that enables them to develop long-term, meaningful relationships with quality business professionals. We're building a thriving community of professionals who believe that investing in others' success is the path to prosperity.  This community together with the global BNI community "Is changing the way the world does business." 

BNI NW Florida  Member Spotlight

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firstname lastnameThis month's spotlight member is firstname lastname of the chaptername in Florida. firstname joined BNI in 2015 and has been an active member in her chapter. She has served as Visitor Host and is currently the Event Coordinator.  

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BNI NW Florida Chapter Spotlight

Best City

This month's spotlight chapter is another one of outstanding Chapters in new addition in BNI NW Florida: Best City in cityname. This chapter is exemplifying the core values of BNI that will catapult them to the next level of success.

Best City

Congratulations and welcome to this outstanding chapter. Click here to find out more about Best City in cityname, FL.

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