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We have exciting news, the IBNInc group is expanding to incorporate the Designer Chicks Group.

This means we will now have an additional meeting each month, specifically for design related businesses. 

IBNINc and Designer Chicks Membership

Designer Chicks Meetings

2022 Meeting Dates: 

Sep 28, Oct 26 ,Nov 30, Dec 8 (Christmas Lunch)

Designer Chicks Annual Membership

IBNInc Meetings

2022 Meeting Dates: 

Sep 15, Oct 20 ,Nov 17, Dec 8 (Christmas Lunch)

Designer Chicks Monthly Meetings 

Date: Wednesday 28 September 2022

Cosentino Showroom – Register Now

Time: 10:30am – 12pm

Location: 130 Elizabeth Street, Syndey NSW 2000

Date: Wednesday 26th October 2022

Understanding (Facebook) Meta Business Suite – Register Now

Presented by: Julie Warner from Your Business Helper

This session will help you understand how you can use Meta Business Suite to save you time managing your Facebook and Instagram marketing.

Time: 9:30am – 12pm

Location: Hills Shire Council TBA

Date: Wednesday 30th November 2022

Benefits of Whole Brain® Thinking and HBDI® Profiles

Jane Tweedy – FAQ Business Training

Time: 9:30am – 12pm

Location: Hills Shire Council Meeting Room ½

Christmas Party

Date: Thursday 8th December 2022

Time: 12.00pm  – 2pm

Location: TBA

Our Meetings in 2022

When: Last Wednesday of every month (this varies occasionally and for the December meeting).

Purchase IBNInc Annual Membership


$150 Annual Membership (Pro Rata rate if you join throughout the year)

Membership includes 11 daytime meetings and all evening workshops when scheduled.



  • Casual Meeting Fee: $20
  • Workshops: $45
  • Online Events – $15
IBNInc Annual Membership

Purchase IBNInc Annual Membership

Join in August 2022 and pay only $90

IBNInc Monthly Meetings 

Oct 20 – Council Meeting Room 6 – Register Now

Productivity Expert, Debbie Eglin is presenting: Process – Platforms & Planning The 3 Keys to a Productive Business

Presentation Overview

How should you develop and define your processes?  What technology platforms do you need?  How can you effectively manage your planning?   

Debbie Eglin will share all her tips and answer all the questions on how she manages a full time business in part time hours and how Productivity Hub excels in helping other small businesses thrive amongst chaos.  

Nov 17 – Council Meeting Room 1/2 Speaker TBA

Dec 8 – Christmas Lunch: Venue TBA

Our Meetings in 2022

When: 3rd Thursday of every month (this varies occasionally and for the December meeting).

IBNInc Group Benefits

What are the Benefits of Becoming a Member? IBNInc members have the opportunity to network, promote their business and participate in regular forums for open discussion on business related topics, issues and ideas. Membership benefits include;

  • attending 11 monthly low cost networking meetings with morning tea
  • opportunity to introduce your business at every meeting with your “elevator pitch”
  • a free business listing on IBNInc website directory
  • access to “Free” advertising opportunities for your events and seminars on the IBNInc website
  • “Free” posting of articles in your area of expertise on the IBNInc Business Blog
  • access to a member’s forum for communicating with other members and getting additional business help online
  • allocated speaking spaces at monthly meetings to deliver a presentation on your business
  • structured meetings with members encouraged to suggest agenda items
  • open, relaxed environment to discuss any business issues you may have
  • having fun whilst networking and growing your business

For More Information – Contact Us 

Julie Warner

M: 0414 210 979

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About Us

Who is Independent Business Network Incorporated (IBNInc)? Independent Business Network Incorporated (IBNInc) is a Not For Profit Association with low cost membership fees for those in Micro business which operates in the Hills Community of Sydney, NSW, Australia. Our primary purpose is to:

  • provide support and education to business owners along with regular forums for open discussion on business related topics, issues and ideas.
  • facilitate the creation of strategic alliances and partnerships whilst providing opportunities for members to share experiences and knowledge to reach their personal and business goals.
  • IBNInc commenced operations in October, 2008 by co-founders Julie Warner, Kay Murphy & Mary Louise Marshall.

IBNInc News

Independent Business Network Inc. – Your business growth and support system!

FREE e-book  Subscribe Now to get your copy!
Doing Business in the Digital Age for the Micro Business Owner           

This is the first e-book that has been published by IBNInc and is an exciting extension to our monthly group meetings, which allows us to share the experience, knowledge and expertise of our members who are all micro to small business owners in the Hills District of Sydney. 

This book is filled with very honest accounts of all the highs and lows of this roller coaster ride that is – being a business owner in the digital age! 

About our Members

Alliance Partner

IBNInc is proud to be an Alliance Partner with the Foundational Business Centre.

Collaboration is a key part of the  Foundational Business Centres’ mission and business strategy. We hope that through their Partner Program we develop new and valuable services and solutions for Micro and Small Businesses.

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