The Tri-City Gunners chapter of Business Network International received a Founder's Award on Thursday in Kennewick.
The honor places the chapter in the top 10 percent among the more than 7,000 BNI chapters worldwide.
The award recognizes excellence in performance in the areas of business referrals, new member recruiting, visitors and overall commitment to upholding BNI standards. The award was presented to the chapter by Executive Director Will Gaethle.
The Tri-Cities Gunners chapter meets at 7:15 a.m. Thursdays at the Toyota Center in Kennewick.