BIMA Refers

Bring your friends, colleagues, collaborators… 10% off for you. 10% off for anyone you refer.

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10% off for you. 10% off for anyone you refer.

BIMA’s growing. And the bigger our community, the better for all of us. So when you send a new member our way, we’ll say ‘thank you’ with 10% off your membership. This is unlimited, so the more you refer the cheaper your membership.

To benefit, just get them to complete this form:

Terms and Conditions

  1. Referrers must be existing BIMA members.
  2. All referrals must be made via the online form prior to the referred company joining, retrospective referral claims are not valid.
  3. The discount will only be valid once the referred member’s subscription fee is received.
  4. The discount the existing member will receive is 10% of the referred company’s annual membership fee.  This discount will be applied to the existing member’s next annual membership fee.
  5. Multiple referral discounts can be allocated towards the existing member’s next annual membership fee.  Where the total discount exceeds the membership renewal fee, the unused discount will be carried forward to the following membership renewal date.  No equivalent cash refund will be made for any unused discounts.
  6. BIMA reserves the right to amend or end this programme at any time if amended or ended any accrued discounts will be honoured at the rate agreed at the time of referral.

Membership Benefits

Reasons to join us....

Join an 8000 strong community

Learning, Development & Thought Leadership

Our events, reports and resources are a constant source of knowledge and inspiration and offer endless opportunities to develop you and your team. And there are formal, personalised development opportunities too via our mentoring programme.

Breakfast Briefings


We’re a truly grassroots organisation led by our members. Join us, and help set the agenda via our Councils, inspire the next generation via Digital Day, and create a more equal, inclusive and sustainable sector.

Join a BIMA Council
Join a role-specific community (for leaders, HR, creatives and more)
Join our vibrant slack channel
Take part in BIMA Digital Day for schools
Inclusion & Diversity Programme
Net Carbon Negative Programme


Every year, we showcase the best work and the most influential people in our industry. There’s no more powerful way to make your mark.

BIMA 10 (the BIMA Awards)
BIMA 100
BIMA Hall of Fame

Profile Raising

From judging our events to publishing your reports and opinions across our channels, as a BIMA member, there are lots of ways to get your voice heard.

Judge BIMA 10, BIMA 100 and BIMA Beat
Speak at BIMA events
Amplify your events and content across BIMA channels
Add to our Resources Directory

For Business

Practical, valuable support designed to help make the working day easier.

  • Trusted legal advice
  • Expert accountancy support
  • Freelancers directory
  • Industry standard legal templates and best practice guides
  • BIMA Member’ badges for email, website, creds deck & Linkedin
  • Free tickets to most BIMA events & discounts off industry events and leading conferences
  • Discounts off membership at The Club at The Ivy and The Curtain, Shoreditch

We’re a busy community. We’ve arguably never been busier. All the more important, then, that we take a little time out together every now and again.

Directors’ Dinners
Annual Members’ Lunch