Trevin Rasmussen
Boise, Idaho
(208) 938-3303

Trevin Rasmussen is an experienced main street and mid-market business broker and Merger & Acquisition advisor. He is a Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) of the International Business Brokers Association (

Prior to becoming a business broker he worked as a management consultant for Andersen Consulting (Accenture) and for the accounting firm of Arthur Andersen. Mr. Rasmussen has consulted with Fortune 500 and mid-market companies in San Francisco, Seattle, and Boise. He has worked in several disciplines of business including finance, strategy, and technology.

Mr. Rasmussen has a Master of Information Systems Management degree and a BS in Business Management from Brigham Young University.

Kelly Shaw
Boise, ID
(208) 319-3800

Kelly has been a partner in an investment banking and business consulting firm, an owner or manager of 15 privately held companies, and the founder of a distribution company that was acquired by Cintas, a Fortune 500 Company. The combined operations included more than 200 employees and $25 Million in revenues.

He started his career nearly 30 years ago as a commercial loan officer in the banking system. There he financed business start-ups, operations, and on-going cash needs for businesses.

Mr. Shaw is the author of several books including the Complete Guide to Selling Your Business. He is the director of a leadership camp and father of 5 children. He holds a BA in International Relations with an emphasis on International Business from Brigham Young University.

Alex Hart
Idaho Falls, Idaho
(208) 390-0075

Alex Hart is an experienced entrepreneur with over 10 years of business experience. He has started, operated, and sold his own business and understands the complexities of transferring business ownership. Mr. Hart's skill set includes finance, marketing, and operations.

Mr. Hart graduated from Brigham Young University-Idaho with a BS in Accounting. He launched his career owning and operating a retail business with multiple locations. That venture led to an online business and a partnership with the largest formal wear company in America.

Alex recently sold his retail business and joined the Bristol Group. He currently lives in Idaho Falls with his wife and 3 boys.

Royce Yorgason
Hyde Park, Utah

Royce Yorgason is an experienced entrepreneur, business owner, and manager. He began his career with the accounting firm of Deloitte and Touche. He later started a vending company, which he franchised and sold. He also owned and operated an international franchise territory.

Mr. Yorgason has owned several home building and real estate investment companies, and has managed over 120 million dollars of assets for one of the world’s largest non-profit organizations.

Royce has an accounting degree from the Marriott School of Management at BYU in Provo, Utah. He is the father of 8 children and lives in Logan Utah.

Our History

  • Bristol Group is founded in Boise, Idaho with the goal of providing a level of expertise and knowledge typically found in bigger cities or on Wall Street.

  • Trevin Rasmussen and Kelly Shaw join forces and create a partnership that further expands the level of service offered by Bristol Group.

  • The number of individuals, partnerships, family offices, and private equity groups looking to acquire business explodes. The worst of the recession appears to be behind us. The volume of deal activity significantly increased.

  • Bristol Groups celebrates it's ten year anniversary with its most productive year to date and highest number of transactions and dollar volume.

About Bristol Group

Our business brokers represent the interest of our clients as exclusive agents and guide them through the complex process of selling or buying a business.

Our team has more than 30 years of experience structuring transactions for business owners, individual buyers, private equity groups, and corporate acquirers.

What We Do

  • Business Valuations

    It is important to know how much your business is worth. This information should be carefully considered in all decisions affecting the future of your business.

    With limited information we can provide you with the most probable selling price of your business. Contact us now

  • Seller Representation

    Our business brokers represent the interest of our clients as exclusive agents and guide them through the complex process of selling or buying a business.

    We limit the number of clients we represent allowing us to focus more time and effort on your business. The result is that our success ratio is considerably higher than the industry average. Contact us now

  • Franchise Consulting

    Want to own your own business but your not sure where to start? Let us help you find the best Franchise Companies across multiple industries and territories.

    This is a free Service to You. Because of our alliance and expertise we have made special arrangements to be compensated by the franchise companies. We will save you time and money, help you determine the best franchise for your life style and needs, and get your application in front of the franchise representatives. Learn more...

What They're Saying

The Bristol Group brought together all the resources to make the sale of our business successful. I really appreciate the their determination and professionalism. - Randy and Janine Smith

The sale of our business required some creative thinking and the Bristol Group was able to make it happen despite several challenges. I really appreciate their patience and advice. - Dane Degraff

I needed someone to connect to the right buyers and give us options for selling our business. Kelly understood our industry well and helped us through the complex details of selling the business. At every stage of the process, I felt confident in and supported by the knowledge Kelly provided. I highly recommend the Bristol Group. - Betsy Spear

Some of Our Clients

Four Rivers Onion Packing
Rapid Printing
Shadows Embroidery
Amerimed Medical Billing & Consulting
Cycle City of Mountain Home
Horizon Home Health Hospice