Trevin Rasmussen

(208) 938-3303
800 W Main Street, Suite 1460
Boise, Idaho

By Appointment Only

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

(208) 938-1507
800 West Main Street, Suite 1460
Boise, ID

By Appointment Only

Kelly 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. Kelly left banking to become a partner in an investment banking and business consulting firm. He has owned over 15 privately held companies, and is also the founder of a distribution company that was acquired by Cintas, a Fortune 500 Company. He has over 20 years of experience as a mergers and acquisitions advisor with clients throughout the United States.

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

(208) 390-0075
Montana, Utah, Idaho

By Appointment Only

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

(435) 938-8450
Northern Utah,

By Appointment Only

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.

Lorri DeBernardis

(732) 962-5462
, New Jersey

By Appointment Only

Lorri DeBernardis has over 15 years as a licensed real estate broker in residential sales and commercial leasing. She was a private business owner with experience in marketing and managing in the industry. She also has had a successful career as a licensed occupational therapist developing clinical programs in the health care industry. Lorri enjoys working directly with clients to develop successful strategies that meet expectations and maximize value.

She has served as a past Board of Trustee for Habitat for Humanity with a focus in fundraising. Lorri is a past president of Rumson Community Appeal in which she developed strong business relations within the local community.

She completed graduate studies at NYU in commercial finance and Bay Path University with a Masters in Occupational Therapy.

She resides in New Jersey and enjoys sailing, skiing and travel with her family.

Tim Homer

Spokane Washington, Lubbock/Midland Texas,

By Appointment Only

Tim Homer is a longtime business owner with over 20 years’ experience owning and selling businesses. His first business was in the environmental engineering field, additionally he owned businesses in the electrical infrastructure and software development industries.

Mr. Homer graduated from Gonzaga University with a master’s degree in Accounting and Taxation. His undergraduate degree is in Aviation and he worked as a commercial pilot before becoming self-employed. Tim has recently joined the Bristol Group to help business owners sell and maximize the value of their Businesses.

He currently resides in Spokane, WA with his wife and daughter. He is a volunteer for both CASA and Fallen Hero’s Circuit Course. He enjoys flying, tennis, biking and hiking.

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.

  • The Bristol Groups expands into Utah, Washington, and New Jersey with the addition of new brokers that live and work in these markets.

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

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