SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – October 13, 2017 – The MountainWest Capital Network (MWCN) has named DFPG Investments, Inc. (DFPG:, a dually-registered independent broker-dealer and registered investment advisor, to the annual Utah 100 list, which recognizes Utah’s 100 fastest-growing companies.

MWCN is the largest business networking organization in Utah, consisting of entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, consultants, legal professionals, bankers, and educators. MWCN seeks to promote and recognize business growth and capital development in the state through a variety of award programs and activities.

“This is a tremendous achievement,” says Mike Bendix, DFPG’s CEO. “2017 has been another growth year for DFPG. We feel fortunate to be recognized by members of the media, both at the national and state level, for all the work we are doing. We thank our home office team, all our advisors, and our industry partners who all contributed to making this such a special year at DFPG.”

Bendix is the former president of the Alternatives & Direct Investment Securities Association (ADISA), which is the nation’s largest alternatives investments association. Bendix is still very active at ADISA, serving on its board. In 2014, Bendix was awarded the ACE Award, which is the association’s career achievement award.

In addition to being awarded MWCN’s Utah 100, Utah Business magazine added DFPG to their 2017 Fast 50, an annual list the magazine publishes to recognize the 50 fastest-growing companies in Utah. DFPG was also included in Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000, which recognizes America’s fastest-growing private companies.

“We congratulate all of this year’s Utah 100 companies for building outstanding businesses and making strong contributions to Utah’s economy,” said Reed Chase, chairman of the MWCN Utah 100 committee. “These companies further advance Utah’s standing as an excellent place to do business.”

DFPG is an independent broker dealer and registered investment advisor (RIA) with registered representatives and investment advisors located across the country. As a broker-dealer and registered investment advisor (RIA), DFPG provides a full-service platform that enables its financial advisors to more effectively serve their investors. DFPG is recognized within the financial services industry for its expertise and due diligence in alternative investments, with a focus on securitized real estate.

More information about DFPG, including media inquiries, can be directed to Nick Hansen (