Networking requires commitment. The most successful chapters of BNI are comprised of participants who are sincerely committed to helping one another through networking. They are a team. As a participant in BNI, you are responsible for complying with the policies and guidelines of the organization. A partial list of the policies of BNI are listed below:
Weekly meetings last for 90 minutes
Members need to arrive on time and stay for the entire meeting
Only one person from each professional specialty is accepted into a chapter of BNI
All participants must represent their primary occupation
Attendance is critical.
Participants are required to bring bona-fide referrals and/or visitors to their chapter of BNI.
Annual dues: $599
Quarterly breakfast dues: $300
One time application fee: $199
Please see the chapter Secretary/Treasurer for exact information. When you apply to participate in BNI your application will be reviewed by the chapter’s Membership Committee and you will be notified of the status before the next meeting.