Our members enjoy unparalleled business growth. BNI provides a positive, supportive, and structured environment for the development and exchange of quality business referrals.

Grow your business via quality business referrals over 280 thousands members can not be wrong.

Increase Business Prospects

You’ll substantially increase your business through referrals.

Checkout what our members are saying about us, they are best people to ask if it works!

Business Development and networking education want to grow your business with a friendly group of like minded business owners

Professional Development

You’ll have access to our exclusive training programs and opportunities to sharpen your presentation and business skills.

Make more Business Connections and get referrals to grow your business

Great Networking Opportunities

Your participation in up to 52 networking meetings per year will increase your exposure to many other business professionals in your community.

Exclusive Member Resources to help grow your business

Exclusive Member Resources

You’ll have access to a range of tools and educational materials on networking, public speaking and business best-practices.


Founder and Chief Visionary Officer

Dr. Ivan Misner is the Founder and Chief Visionary Officer for BNI and is also an author, a humanitarian and an expert in the field of business networking.

Chairman and CEO

Graham Weihmiller joined BNI in 2014 to help execute BNI’s strategic plan that includes operational enhancements, continued membership growth, and ongoing global member expansion.

National Director

Frederick Marcoux has served as the Country Head for BNI Australia since December 2007. Under his leadership BNI Melbourne East has experienced 110% growth in membership, with a growing and dynamic membership of over 6,000+ Entrepreneurs, Business Owners and Sales Professionals.


Graham West
Graham West
Executive Director

Executive Director and the has owned the region for over 15 years, in that time has helped members generate over 147 Million dollars for their businesses.

David Harris
Executive Director

I was a member of the region for over 9 years before becoming an Executive Director where now I help members increase their businesses and build stronger communities. 

Andrew Crossley
Andrew Crossley
Chapter Support Director

As a chapter director, I wanted to make a difference and knew I could make a difference with BNI Diamond Networkers. They are a great group of people and have worked very hard to grow the chapter to be in the top two in the region

Bronwen Bennet
Chapter Training Director
James Grima
Chapter Support Director

Support Director for BNI Eltham and BNI Manningham Movers

Jon Kok
Chapter Support Director & Training Director
Sheena Kane
Chapter Support Director
Susan Pierotti
Chapter Support Director
Vanessa-Lee Dollar
Placement Director & Role Ambassador - Vice President
Belle Godfrey
Chapter Ambassador - BNI Eastern

New Member Chapter Ambassador for BNI Eastern

Carl Garth
Social Media Ambassador
Carmen Morris
Role Ambassador - Treasurer
Frances Pratt
Training Ambassador
Patrick Bozzo
Chapter Ambassador - BNI North Eastern
Peter Flynn
Chapter Ambassador - BNI Diamond Networkers
Richard Thomas
Chapter Ambassador - BNI Champions
Rick Heaney
Chapter Ambassador - BNI Manningham Movers
Simon Mannion
Training Ambassador
Simone Kelly
Chapter Ambassador - BNI Eltham