Jacksonville, FL, March 12, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- BNI ® (Business Network International), the world’s largest business networking organization specializing in business referrals among members will host its second annual golf tournament on April 4, at The Palencia Club, in St. Augustine, Florida. The event will include a silent auction, lunch and networking. All proceeds raised will be donated to Junior Achievement of North Florida.
Junior Achievement of North Florida, is a non-profit organization that inspires and prepares young people to succeed in today’s global economy. From kindergarten through twelfth grade, Junior Achievement's programs provide financial literacy education experiences to students that are both unique and exciting, yet fully correlate with the requisite Sunshine State Standards.
"We are grateful for the support of our members and guests who will help make this tournament a success," says Lynne Coggin, Executive Director of BNI Northeast Florida. "Proceeds from this event will be donated to Junior Achievement of North Florida to continue their mission of educating students about workforce readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy.” Coggin adds, “We welcome the entire community of Northeast Florida to join us for a fun filled day that will support a worthwhile cause.”
The cost to participate in the tournament is $125 per player. The cost includes: continental breakfast, lunch and a golf cart. Gift bags will be given to all golfers as well as prizes for longest drive and closest to the hole. The schedule of events for the tournament is as follows:
Registration – 7:30 am
Golfers tee off – 8:30 am
Lunch and Silent Auction: 1:00 pm
For those interested in joining only the luncheon and networking portion of the event the cost is $35.
BNI is a business referral organization whose primary purpose is to assist its members to find and exchange qualified business referrals for one another and to develop effective word-of-mouth marketing techniques. Unlike many other networking groups, BNI provides its members with a professional structure and an on-going training system, allowing members to network in a formalized approach to deliver tangible results.
For additional information on the BNI Northeast Florida Golf Tournament or to register visit http://jacksonvillegolf.yolasite.com/.
Business Network International (BNI) is the world’s largest business networking organization, founded in 1985 by Ivan R. Misner PH.D., author of The World’s Best Known Marketing Secret, Seven Second Marketing, Business by Referral, Masters of Networking and Masters of Success the latest addition to his bestselling Masters Series, and the #1 best-seller, Truth or Delusion--Busting Networking's Biggest Myth, The 29% Solution and Networking Like a Pro.