Welcome to our site!

Welcome to the New York City Outer Boroughs' regional website. Here you will find the latest information about BNI chapters and events located in Staten Island, Brooklyn and Queens New York.

BNI  is a business and professional networking organization that offers each member the opportunity to share ideas, contacts and referrals.


With almost 200,000 members in 70+ Countries,  BNI is the world's largest, professional face-to-face business networking and referral organization.


Would you like to increase your business by 20%? 30%?  50%? Or as much as 100%


You can see results like this! Many have. These are some of the benefits you can have. Some participants have added as many as 50 new clients in the first 2 years!

 "Word of Mouth" is the best and, most cost-effective form of advertising possible. BNI provides a structured environment for the development and exchange of quality business referrals for both men and women.

BNI provides a structured and supportive system of giving and receiving business. It does so by providing an environment in which you develop personal relationships with dozens of other qualified business professionals. By establishing this "formal" relationship with other people, you will have the opportunity for substantially increased referrals! If referrals are an important part of your business, then BNI is the organization for you.

Lock Out Your Competition:

In BNI, only one person is allowed to join per professional classification or specialty per chapter. Once you are accepted as a member into a local chapter, your competition is not allowed to belong.

Learn About New Chapters forming in Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island!

In 2015, our Queens, Brooklyn & Staten Island members generated

over 7,120 referrals

totaling over $11.8 Million in business for each other.

Since 1985, BNI has cumulatively passed over 70 Million Referrals totaling over $40 BILLION in business for our membership!

Are you a Real Estate Broker/Agent? Life Insurance Agent? Financial Advisor or Mortgage Lender and are looking for a chapter?  Click here for important information.

What Is BNI? Watch this video before you do anything else!

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We have many chapters in Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island. Find one by clicking here.

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Photos from A Night of Business

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More than a Meeting!

"THE" Business Referral Organization!

Great Resources for Members!


BNI'S FREE Official Podcast with Dr. Ivan Misner. Each week, learn how to get more out of your membership in BNI!

BNI's FREE Official Monthly Newsletter!


A non-profit program that supports charitable causes relating to children and education in countries where BNI is operating.