Mike Macedonio is a New York Times Best Selling author, speaker and franchisor.
Mike and his business partner, Dr. Ivan Misner, co-authored “The World’s Best Known Marketing Secret, Building Your Business By Referral” and “Truth or Delusion, Busting Networking’s Biggest Myths” which has hit several best seller's lists.
Mike is the Managing Partner of Referral Institute. By using the referral strategies that he teaches, Mike has built his company from a small training and consulting company to a franchised organization with over 60 locations in a dozen countries within 6 years.
Mike is also a Co-Executive Director for BNI in the Bay Area. In this role he helps thousands of local business owners build their businesses through structured business networking.
Mike gives back to his community by volunteering. He holds a position on the Board of Directors for the Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue, a non-profit organization caring for abused or neglected tigers and lions. When he is not helping entrepreneurs and big cats, he has a passion for his wife, cycling and entertaining friends.