WILLMAR — Ben Taatjes, of Taatjes Financial Group, was recognized by HD Vest at its Premier Advisors' Forum in Maui, Hawaii.

Taatjes, as part of HD Vest's top 15 performing advisers, joined other advisers in a variety of events, including educational and networking meetings, awards ceremony and a dinner.

HD Vest Financial Services supports an independent network of tax and non-tax professionals with 3,500 independent contractors.