Eide Bailly Acquires Hawkins Advisors

Effective Oct. 30, Fargo, N.D-based Eide Bailly (FY17 net revenue of $269.4 million) will acquire Orem, Utah-based Hawkins Advisors. Hawkins Advisors will assume the Eide Bailly name and bring eight partners and 58 staff to the firm.

“Joining Eide Bailly brings world-class services to our clients and businesses in Utah County,” says Josh Rowley, Hawkins MP. “It also provides our staff new opportunities to grow in the areas of their strengths and interests, as well as boost our continued efforts to recruit and retain Utah’s best talent.”

“One of the questions we get from our clients is ‘can you grow with us?’ ” says Hawkins partner Eric Nuttall. “Joining Eide Bailly allows us to unequivocally say ‘yes’ to that. As Utah continues to be one of the best states in the nation for business, we can be a trusted advisor for businesses here no matter where they are in their journey.”