Chicago, IL – April 14, 2015 – Blue Prairie Group (“BPG”), a Chicago-based institutional retirement and investment consulting firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Rick Harris to its growing network of retirement consultants.
Mr. Harris will lead the Salem, Oregon office of Blue Prairie Group as part of BPG’s advisor affiliate program. As practice leader for the higher education and non-profit spaces, he will play a vital part in developing new business in these markets. “I am excited to be associated with Blue Prairie Group,” said Rick Harris. “They are truly a top-tier retirement and investment consulting firm with a deep infrastructure and sophisticated reports and tools, as well as a world class investment research team. With their back office support, I will be able to better serve my current clientele and to grow my practice exponentially going forward.”
Prior to joining Blue Prairie, Rick was part of CFP, Inc., where he served both institutional clients and high net worth individuals. With the move to BPG, Rick will concentrate his efforts on growing his institutional client base with an emphasis on colleges and universities.
Ty Parrish, Blue Prairie Group’s Managing Partner, said, “Rick brings a lot of experience and expertise to our network of retirement consultants given his background in the non-profit space. We are very excited that Rick is part of the team and also excited to expand our footprint to the West Coast. We look forward to having a bigger presence out in the Pacific Northwest.”
About Blue Prairie Group
Blue Prairie Group is an independent fee-based investment consulting firm providing unbiased and objective financial consulting through three practice areas: ERISA Retirement, Wealth Management, and Foundations & Endowments. We act as fiduciaries to all of our clients’ portfolios and are remunerated solely by our clients. BPG passionately advocates low cost investments and full fee transparency and offers a broad suite of services to institutions, plan participants, and individuals. Headquartered in Chicago, IL, BPG has established itself as one of the leading investment and fee-based advisory firms in the country, with offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Salem, and Tampa.
For more information, please contact Ty Parrish at (312) 376-8440 or go to www.blueprairiegroup.com.