BNI 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:
BNI Louisiana region is actively building business referral and networking groups in Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Lafayette, New Orleans, Mataire, Mandeville, Lake Charles, Gretna, Denham Springs and Slidell. Click here for information about our chapters.
BNI Application. Click here for a BNI Membership Application (PDF).
More Information. The best way to find out about BNI is to visit a chapter. Please call (504) 834-5264, click here to send an email or complete the form below for assistance with visiting and/or joining a BNI Louisiana chapter.
Click here to watch a brief video about how Business Network International (BNI) and Givers Gain® work.
In 2018 the BNI Louisiana region reported income in excess of $30 million in new business!
The 250,000 members of BNI worldwide passed over 10.6 million referrals which resulted in more than $14.2 billion in business.
At this year's Leadership Conferences, many members and chapters were recognized and awarded for outstanding achievements. We will be spotlighting some of the them in the next few months.
This month, we would like to recognize the chapters that were recognized for passing the most referrals in a calendar year. Several of them were multiple year winners and have been identified as such below. Here is the list of the winning chapters by region:
Elite (3rd year in a row)
Ragin' Revenue BNI
Team BNI (3rd year)
Northshore Networkers BNI
Baton Rouge Region
New Orleans Region
GNO Elite (2nd year)
Madison-Ridgeland BNI (2nd year)
Golden Triangle Region
Business connections (3rd year)