Dr. Ivan Misner, Founder and Chairman of BNI was our special guest and keynote speaker for MCRA 2013. He delivered networking education from his recent book, Networking Like a Pro .Ivan also stayed for a book signing and hosted an Ask The Founder Session after MCRA at the Bankers Club.
Below is what a standing ovation looks like, Miami Style!
12th Annual BNI MCRA - WINNERS
MCRA - Winners! Winners! & more Winners!
Member Chapter Recognition Awards was a huge success. But even more successful was our three Founders Award Winning Chapters. These chapter Presidents received their awards from the founder himself, Dr. Ivan Misner.
BNI Circle of Trust
BNI Miami Beach
BNI South Beach
"MY BNI STORY" Highlights
The ever inspiring My BNI Story presentations, were in a word, AWESOME! Dave Hollander tells us how a substitute changed his business while Marcela Arbelaez shared her success with BNI Connect. Peter C. Leighton explained how BNI and the power of Giving changed his life and Richard Osburn showed us all that no matter how bad it gets, you must help others in order to be helped.
Thank you for leading the way to a successful mcra
Maria Guadamuz, Tammie Poplewko
12th Annual BNI MCRA - GIVER'S GAIN
The Givers Gain Spirit Was Abundant at Mcra
Beth Misner, chair of the BNI Foundation, came to Miami to GIVE, in the form of a mini grant to local teacher Jenny Menendez of Mater Academy. Beth was surprised to find out she and the BNI Foundation would also be receiving! Tony Fiore presented Beth with a check from the Charity Cruise and BNI Synergy presented Beth with their surplus chapter funds.
The BNI Foundation provides resources to further children's education through grants. Apply for a grant at http://bnifoundation.org/
Michael Feldman & David null present Beth Misner & the bni foundation with a check from BNI Synergy.
Beth Misner presenting jenny menendez of mater academy with a grant from the bni foundation.
12th Annual BNI MCRA - A Huge Thank You to Our Sponsors
Networking Like A Pro, Dr. Ivan Misner, BNI
BNI Foundation, Beth Misner, BNI
BNI Charity Cruise, Tony Fiore, Pinecrest
Crossroads Investigations, Marc Hurwitz, Miami Beach
Windstream, Miguel Perez, Synergy
DM Accounting, Elizabeth Manso, Miami Beach
Anidea Engineering, Richard Osburn, Biscayne Connection
Sales Partners Miami, Will Dukes, Referral Professionals
Carolina Designs, Carolyn Rossinsky, Superior
AAA Locksmith, Maria Guadamuz, Miami Beach
USA Mobile Drug Testing, Fernando Perez, Synergy
Lingua Franca Translations, Marcela Arbelaez, South Beach
Improve Your Smile, Pablo J Fonseca, DDA, South Beach
Win Federal Contracts, Chip Ellis, BNI Pillars - Broward
City National Bank, Mirielle Enlow, South Beach
Conquest Technology Services, Jon Sastre, Action
Sleep on Green, Grazia Bizzotto, South Beach
Le Chocolatier, Joseph Marmor, Biscayne Connection
Debt Warriors, Bruce Jacobs, Biscayne Connection
84 West Studios, Jeffrey Greene, Miami Beach
Preemo, Ivan Mladovenik, Accelerators
Websites MIA, Al Soto, Gables Rainmakers
Nespresso Office Solutions, Sergio Trejos, South Beach
Miami Marlins, Orestes Hernandez, South Beach
CHI Solutions, Greg Bedusa, Revival
Scandinavian Design House, Anna Billskoog, South Beach
Zip In Media Productions, Aaron Zippin, BNI Pioneers
Barone Custom Suiting, Pablo Barone, South Beach
Phantom Rescue, Tony Sparks, Non-Profit
Primerica, Daniel Podboy-Garcia, Gables Rainmakers
Primerica, Lee Michael Morrison, Superior
SnapHappy Photos, Ada Stevens, Referral Professionals