Dear Clients and Friends:
We are excited to announce the merger of Bjorge & Ellis, PC with the Firm of Hood & Associates CPAs, PC, the merger is effective January 15, 2021. All our staff will continue in their current positions and will be available to you. We both plan on working at least part time. You will continue to receive the same top-quality attention and service from the same people but with enhanced Proactive help especially for our business clients and clients concerned about their financial plan. The relationships that we have built over the years with you are very important to us and we want them all to continue.
Our decision to merge was driven primarily with our clients and friends in mind. We have spent the last 12-1/2 years serving you and feel like this is the next progressive step for our business. We feel that combining the knowledge and experience of both Firms will enable us to have more resources available and will give us the opportunity to provide additional services to you. We want to provide a more proactive approach to your needs, the Hood & Associates philosophy of helping clients KEEP MORE, SAVE MORE AND PROTECT MORE of their financial resources breeds an environment of forward-looking planning while keeping your individual goals in mind. The combined firm will offer a full range of tax, accounting, consulting, audit, review, and financial planning services. The firms are very similar in that we put the clients first. You will see all the same faces just under a different name.
Hood & Associates currently has 5 offices in Oklahoma which include Tulsa, Claremore, Bartlesville, Catoosa Sand Springs and now 2 in Round Rock, TX which serve clients in most of the states in our great Country.
Paul Hood grew up in Oklahoma, graduated from Oklahoma State University and worked for Deloitte & Touche before starting his own Firm in 1993. Paul is a member of the Forbes Financial Council, a regular financial expert on Tulsa’s CBS affiliate, and a Personal Financial Specialist with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Hood & Associates is a family-owned business, Mr. Hood is married with 3 boys who are all working for the Firm.
Normally Paul plans a party for clients to have the opportunity to meet him and some of his Staff, however with the pandemic, we both agreed it would be safer to wait a few months. At the right time you will get a notification with all the details, I hope you will try to come to the event at that time.
To learn more about Hood & Associates you may visit their website -
And as always, please feel free to call the office, we will be glad to answer all your questions. Our phone numbers will remain the same, however email addresses will eventually change. The email addresses you are currently using will continue to work during this transition.
Thank you so much for your business and we look forward to working with you for many more years to come.