Taureau Group and our principals are proud to be honored by various organizations for achievements and exemplary services provided in the merger and acquisition industry.

Taureau Group

  2023 Axial Advisor 100

   2023 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For

          Best Places to Work 2023, Milwaukee Business Journal

   Best Places to Work 2022, Milwaukee Business Journal

   2022 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For   

  Best Places to Work 2021, Milwaukee Business Journal

  • Best USA M&A Solutions, Acquisition International
  • Sustained Excellence in Exit Planning - USA, Acquisition International


In addition to the firm, our team of experienced professionals have earned numerous achievements and accolades for their leadership and contributions to the industry.

Ann Hanna, Managing Director & Owner

  • 2023 Notable Nonprofit Board Leader, BizTimes Media
  • 2022 Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Enterprising Women of the Year Award, Enterprising Women

Corey Vanderpoel, Managing Director & Owner

  • Outstanding Young Alumni Award, University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh 
  • 40 Under Forty Recipient, National Association of Certified Valuators & Analysts

Mike Erwin, Senior Operating Partner

  • Entrepreneur of the Year, Ernst & Young (two-time winner)
  • BRAVO Entrepreneur, BizTimes (two-time winner)
  • Live United Leadership Award, United Way
  • Bruce Gill Executive Volunteer of the Year Award, Waukesha County Business Alliance / United Way