Eide Bailly LLP at a Glance


  • “I work with a great bunch of people”
  • “Great culture”
  • “Healthy work/life balance”


  • “Compensation and benefits could be stronger”
  • “A significant portion of the work is condensed into a short period of time”
  • “Hours and pressure can sometimes be high to meet deadlines”

The Buzz

  • “A solid mid-size firm”
  • “Never heard of them”
  • “Respected regional firm”

About Eide Bailly LLP


Up in Fargo

One of the 25 largest U.S. accounting firms, Eide Bailly has roots that can be traced to 1917 when John A. "Jack" Cull opened an accounting business in Fargo, N.D. Cull, the seventh man in North Dakota to become a CPA, was later joined by Oliver A. Eide. In 1950, Charles Bailly opened a branch office in Fargo for Broeker Hendrickson. Nearly 40 years later, in 1998, Eide and Bailly finally teamed up. Since then, Eide Bailly has grown into a firm with more than 1,500 staff members in 26 offices across 12 states and nearly $192 million in annual revenue. Eide Bailly is a member of HLB International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and advisory firms with 500 offices, 14,000 staffers, and 1,900 partners in more than 100 countries. As for Eide Bailly's services, they include accounting, audit and assurance, cost segregation, employee benefits, enterprise risk management, financial services, forensic and valuation, health care reform, international services, risk advisory services, tax services, technology consulting, transaction services, and wealth management. The firm is led by CEO Dave Stende, who succeeded Jerry Topp in May 2013.

Eide Bailly LLP

4310 17th Avenue South
Fargo, ND 58103
Phone: (701) 239-8500
Fax: (701) 239-8600


  • Employer Type: Private Partnership
  • CEO: Dave Stende
  • 2015 Employees: 1,500

Major Office Locations

  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Denver, CO
  • Boise, ID
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Fargo, ND
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Sioux Falls, SD
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