BNI, the largest global business network, has announced the appointment of Mary Kennedy Thompson as its new CEO, effective July 8th, 2024. Thompson, who previously served as COO of Neighborly, will succeed Graham Weihmiller, who will become Executive Chairman. Thompson brings over 30 years of experience in franchising, business development, and global expansion. BNI continues to see impressive growth, with over 320,000 members generating $23 billion in revenue from 15.7 million new client referrals last year. The organization has seen its membership double over the past decade and has significantly increased its corporate team size.

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