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BNI Business Connections One
Generates more business before 9am
Than most people see all week

Join us this Thursday at 7am and find out more

Come visit Toronto’s best B2B BNI!

We meet every Thursday from 7 to 8:30 am at the Toronto Lawn Tennis Club, 44 Price Street, just off Yonge, between the Summerhill and Rosedale subway stations.

Our aim is to help each other find new, high-quality clients. This year we exceeded our goal of referring $1.5 million in business to each other. 

Here’s what visitors say about our meetings:

I really like the structured agenda...
There’s a wonderful spirit of fun at these meetings...
The money you generate for members is impressive...
I can see you really care about one other...
Very professional group...

Referral marketing is powerful and proven

There is no more effective way to grow your business than word-of-mouth. Our BNI Business Connections One chapter helps you harnesses the power of word of mouth marketing.

See how our network and energy can help you grow your business.

Come visit one of our weekly meetings.

Entrepreneurs? Clients? Executives?

You never know who you'll meet at Business Connections One. That’s because we attract some of Toronto’s top professionals.

But we can tell you this: You'll laugh. You'll learn. And you'll be inspired to get out there and make a difference in your company — and your community.

WHO: Dynamic, diverse professionals
WHAT: The Business Connections One chapter of BNI
WHEN: Every Thursday at 7:00 am
WHERE: Toronto Lawn Tennis Club, 44 Price Street, Toronto, ON, M4W 1Z1. East off Yonge Street, between Rosedale and Summerhill subway stations. Last building on the left at the end of the street, follow signs to entrance. Meter parking in the area. Five minute walk from Summerhill subway station.
WHY: To learn, have fun and build business

We want you! 

Here are some of our most sought after category openings:

Event Planner
Business/Strategy consultant
Private Banker
Concierge Services
Litigation Lawyer
Family Lawyer


Promotional Products
Investor / Investment Banker
Sales coach


Akhil Sivanandan

Akhil Sivanandan

Pharos Analytics offers an array of analytical solutions from consulting and analytics project execution to analytical program maintenance and training. We are focused on providing today’s business decision makers with the right tools for confident decision making. We work with a wide variety of mainstream analytical platforms which helps in delivering flexible solutions within the client’s budget.

Pharos is made up of an experienced and highly driven group of professionals who are strong resources individually and at the same time are excellent team players. Projects at Pharos are executed through a core team who are supported by consultants.

The core team of Pharos comprises of alumni from top International Business and Engineering Schools. The consultants at Pharos are seasoned professionals with years of experience working in top companies in North America, Europe and Australia.

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Upcoming Speakers

Each week one of our members gives a 10-minute presentation on their area of expertise.  If a topic interests you, contact us to be our guest!


February 15     

Visitor Day - No Speaker
February 22    
Laura Ranieri 
Copy Writer | CopyBard Communications Services
March 1    
Akhil Sivanandan
Marketing Analytics | Pharos Analytics
March 8   
Jeanette Bicknell
Chartered Mediator

March 15    
Lee Anderson
Currency exchange | Mercantile Exchange
March 22    
Nirma Jesuthasan
R&D Grants and Tax Credits | ENGINEVA
March 29    
Real Estate Brokerage | Royal LePage Terrequity Realty
April 5    
Imaging & Printing Services | One Imaging Inc.

April 12    
Janine Harris
Video Production | Keyring Media