Tim Bullard, President

Tim Bullard, President

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Lakes Business Group, Inc.

W229 N1433 Westwood Drive #106
Waukesha, WI 53186

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Attachments available4181-1896 - Premier Upper Midwest GC
Upper Midwest
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): Premier Full Service design-build general contractor now available. This GC is one of most respected in the area and has an outstanding reputation.  They have built projects across numerous industry sectors such as commercial, healthcare, industrial, office build-outs, multi-family, single family and more.

2019 revenue was in excess of $25 million and they are having another banner year.  They have an outstanding and industry leading team.  Their reputation and focus on the customer are the two primary reasons they are awarded so many projects.  Extremely good backlog of projects - expected projects for the next several years will fuel additional growth for this GC.  Strong relationships with area and statewide developers through their project managers and superintendents.

This is a perfect platform acquisition or strategic bolt on for any industry player looking to expand their market presence. Numerous opportunities to fuel growth and trim expenses make this a unique opportunity.
4181-2129 - 2129 Food Distribution Business in Wisconsin
5,900,0005,900,000Sale of Assets5,900,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Food Products): Unique opportunity to acquire a food distribution business due to a “carve-out” from a very large and profitable distribution company. Current ownership has decided to focus on other sectors of their distribution business. Therefore, seller seeks a buyer who can service their deep customer base accordingly.

This established platform comes with Multi-Year Renewable Contracts for well-known, nationwide brands. Along with the stable brands comes several pathways for growth with this opportunity. Current ownership has not fully exploited these growth opportunities, yet the financial trend continues to grow year after year.

Seller is willing to be flexible for the “right” buyer who can maintain the quality level of service they have provided to their clientele for many years. There is a significant synergistic opportunity to leverage these established relationships developed by the seller and form a friendly, non-binding, mutually beneficial, partnership. Contact
Lakes Business Group to learn more about this acquisition opportunity.


• Multi-Year Renewable Contracts with Marquee,
Nationwide Brands!
• Deep Database of Customers
• Positive Historic Gross Revenue Trend
• Great Cash Flow to Ownership!
• Seller seeking buyer who can service existing
• Incredible opportunity to gain significant
market share.
• Great Business Relationship with Iconic/Legacy
4181-1963 - 1963 Pump Distribution and Petroleum Construction
4,250,0004,250,000Sale of Assets4,250,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): A pump distributor and petroleum construction and service company is newly available for purchase in the Midwest. This is a rare opportunity to gain immediate prominence in an extremely gated industry.

As either a stand-alone or an acquisition, this business provides immediate rapid growth and profit potential.


• Gated sales channels
• Huge upside potential
• Rapid growth rate
• Consumables/renewables
• New opportunities in EV charging
• Stable and diverse client base
• Extraordinary human capital
• Recession proof
• Real estate available for lease or purchase
• Unexploited internet growth potential
4181-1798 - 1798 Value Added Distributor in SE WI
2,650,0002,650,000Sale of Assets2,650,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Electrical Supplies): Well-Established | Stable Platform | Excellent Growth Opportunity

For more than 20 years, this Value Added Distributor has earned a sterling reputation for distributing parts/components from a variety of industry leading manufacturers, as well as providing innovative solutions to clients’ needs (both OEM’s and End Users).
While boasting impressive financial performance and a highly competent staff, this company is well-positioned for growth, with already identified and immediate opportunities in front of them.

As the owners look to retire, we are seeking the next generation of ownership. This offering will be appealing to both individual investor/operators, as well as companies looking to expand their footprint, or enter this space.
4181-1815 - 1815 HVAC Business for Sale
2,125,0002,125,000Sale of Assets2,125,000
Contractor Services (H.V.A.C.):

This opportunity is a well-established HVAC business located in the Midwest. The business has been in operation for over 20 years. It has built an excellent reputation of quality, customer service, and expertise. Its primary focus has been in commercial and institutional repair and preventative maintenance.


The business created an excellent reputation by placing an emphasis on customer service. There are ample opportunities for growth in the local area.

4181-1891 - 1891 Niche Home Improvement Business
2,000,0002,000,000Sale of Assets2,000,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): Due to ownership looking to retire, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well established home improvement company. The business has been around since 2007 with an excellent reputation, impressive human capital, recent capital investments, and protected territories. This business is well positioned for massive growth.

The business has several product lines in the home improvement area which include 3 and 4 season sunrooms, screen rooms, decks and railings, acrrylic roofing, and windows.

This business is an incredible opportunity with tons of growth potential for the next owner to take the business to the next level.
4181-1938 - 1938 Golf Course and Banquet Hall on 120+ Acres
Southeast Wisconsin
1,750,0001,750,000Sale of Assets1,750,000
Amusement & Recreation (Amusement & Recreation): This newly listed Golf Course and Banquet Hall sits on 120+ beautiful acres in Southeastern Wisconsin. This company was established over 50 years ago and has a strong, recurring base of customers.
4181-2128 - 2128 Niche Contract Manufacturing & Distribution
Midwest, USA
1,495,0001,495,000Sale of Assets1,495,000
Manufacturing (Wood Products): Contract manufacturing and distribution furniture business for sale, offering a deep product line, servicing commercial clients throughout the United States. With over 70%+ of repeat customers by project, new ownership will receive an incredible book of business. The established brand is known for providing top quality and affordable options to their deep base of clientele.

Due to the strategic structure of the company, this business can be run and operated from anywhere in the USA. Currently, the company is run and operated out of the ownership’s home office, leveraging seasoned relationships with a variety of vendors. Unlike their competition, this business is able to provide customized options to meet their customer’s needs.

Now, current ownership is looking to retire and assist with a transition to ensure the continued success of the operation. With great cash-flow and a turnkey operation, this one won’t last so contact Lakes Business Group today for more information!

• Solid Structure with Incredible Logistics
• Strong Relationships with a number of Vendors
• No Customer Concentration Issues
• High % of Repeat Business
• Great Cash Flow to Ownership!
• Opportunity to grow and expand the business is available – owner willing to discuss ideas.
• Seller is willing to stay for a short-term transition period.
• Exceptional Turn-key Business with an Established Brand.
4181-2119 - 2119 Decking/Flooring/Terrace System Manufacturer
Manufacturing (Manufacturing): Industry leading, patented system for placement of decking/outdoor flooring and terraces.  This is truly unique in the industry with no real competition.   The business is newly available for purchase in the Midwest! This one-of-a-kind business has been positioned for a new owner to step in and take it to the next level. The seller is willing to negotiate a transition agreement in order to ensure a smooth transfer and integration. Ideal bolt-on acquisition, this business provides immediate rapid growth and increased earnings.
41811929 - 1929 Paintball Company in Midwest
Midwest USA
1,300,0001,300,000Sale of Assets1,300,000
Sports Related Business (Sports Related Business):

Amazing opportunity in a fun filled profitable entertainment business.  The business has been around for almost 30 years with an excellent reputation.  This business is well positioned to grow with new ownership.


Business is well known in the local area with many repeat customers.  Company has a diverse customer base between individuals, private parties, and corporate events.



  • Many avenues for growth

  • Seasoned business – Over 28 years

  • 29,000+ customer emails

  • Fun and Entertaining Business

  • Stable Cash Flow

  • Multiple Revenue Streams

  • Detailed Financials Available Upon Receipt of NDA

Attachments available4181-1862 - 1862 Award Winning Supper Club with a Modern Twist
Southeastern Wisconsin
925,000925,000Sale of Assets925,000
Restaurants (Steak Houses Full Liquor): Award Winning Supper Club & Bar in Southeastern Wisconsin with an outdoor patio/dining facility in a beautiful park like setting. This is a fantastic opportunity to own a restaurant that is experiencing tremendous growth. Year over year gross sales (15% Annual Increase 2017-2019) and profitability are on the upswing for this charming restaurant with a dynamite menu. This opportunity has strong cash flow for an owner/operator who will enjoy working with a tenured staff.
The Seller is open to negotiations to help transition the business to the new owner.
4181-1935 - 1935 Metal Fabrication and Welding Shop
875,000875,000Sale of Assets875,000
Manufacturing (Metal Plating): Due to ownership looking to pursue new interest, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well-established fabrication and welding shop. The business has been around since 2004 with an excellent reputation. This business is well positioned for new ownership.

Business is well known in the local area with many repeat customers. Company has a diverse customer base between individuals and corporate events.

• Seasoned business- over 15 years
• Broad customer base
• Diverse capabilities
• Stable Cash Flow
• Multiple Revenue Streams
4181-1870 - 1870 Multi-revenue stream retailer
Northern Wisconsin
850,000850,000Sale of Assets850,000
Hardware/Electrical Supply (Hardware - Building Material):
This highly respected and diverse retailer with 33 years in the business has a successful history within the community it serves. Over the last two years this business has experienced annual double digit revenue growth and the doubling of their Net Income!
With profits that are consistently above industry averages and located within a fast-growing region, this company is an attractive acquisition for any buyer.

While the owners have built a highly valued and essential regional business, they are now looking forward to retiring and passing along their company to the right buyer.

• 2020 Revenue of $4.6 Million
• 2020 SDE Cash Flow of more than $450,000
• Business priced at only $850,000, includes Goodwill and FF&E
• 2 location Real Estate valued at $999,000

4181-1796 - 1796 Specialty Automotive Machine Shop
799,000799,000Sale of Assets799,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):
Leading machine shop in the Midwest, for over 40 years, manufacturing and modifying products for car racing engines all over the country - cylinder heads, intake manifolds, exhaust manifolds, and other parts.

This very profitable business boasts nearly $1 million gross annual income with $250,000 annual SDE - owner’s earnings, long-established customer base, excellent brand reputation, and ample growth opportunities for a new owner.

4181-1969 - 1969 OEM Assembly Equipment Manufacturer
Southeast Wisconsin
790,000790,000Sale of Assets790,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):

An industry leader in designing and manufacturing product assembly equipment for well over 200 OEM customers in many different industry sectors such as aerospace, automotive, consumer products, medical devices, telecommunications, and more.

Very long established business for sale with good annual owner’s earnings, experienced employees, seller willing to transition, ample growth opportunities, in a growing industry, and has minimal competition.

4181-1894 - 1894 Packaging & Shipping Business for Sale
North Central Illinois
750,000750,000Sale of Assets750,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Other Distribution/Wholesale): Multi-Location Packaging & Shipping Business is Now For Sale. Well established business, that is NOT currently a franchise, has been in business for over 20+ years. Well known as the “One-Stop-Shop” for packaging and shipping in the local community, this business offers a wide range of services including: Domestic and International Shipping, Freight, Packaging Supplies, Laminating, Wide Format Printing, Private Mailboxes, and so much more!

The business comes with a lot of growth potential as well. Current ownership is willing to stick around and assist in a transition to assist the new owner. Current ownership also has a blueprint to take the business to the next level. The business services both commercial and residential accounts and has captured the local market through their strong brand and delivery of top-quality customer service. This well-established business has a strong labor force and has been steady through all variations of economic conditions. Contact us today for more information!


• In business for over 20+ Years!
• Strong Brand with a Solid Labor Force.
• Servicing both Residential and Commercial Accounts
• Owner looking to retire and pass off business platform to new owner.
• Consistent Annual Revenues.
• Opportunity to grow and expand the business is available – owner willing to discuss ideas.
• Seller is willing to stay for a transition period.
• Strong Brand that has captured the local community – known as the One-Stop-Shop!
4181-1813 - Auto Parts Wholesaler / Retailer
650,000650,000Sale of Assets724,056
Automotive Aftermarket (Auto Parts Store): Well established Midwest Auto Parts Wholesale Distributor / Retailer opportunity available for a new owner/operator who will enjoy working with an excellent, highly experienced team. The business has established a great reputation for quality and excellent customer service over the last 75 years. They have a strong inventory of top quality parts for both foreign and domestic vehicles and they also have a full time machine shop which is a huge benefit to their clients. The tenured staff has developed excellent relationships with their current client base and keeps them happy with their commitment to top notch customer service. There are many areas for growth with this company as they primarily rely heavily on current customer base vs. advertising and marketing efforts. This is a perfect opportunity for a new owner to take the business to the next level!
4181-1966 - 1966 Assembly and Material Handling Products Distr
SE Wisconsin
600,000600,000Sale of Assets600,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Distribution/Wholesale):

Successful distributer of industrial tools, assembly, and material handling equipment located in southeastern Wisconsin.

This business has been in operation for over 30 years and is considered one of the highest quality options for assembly and manufacturing firms to work with in the area. Their access to products and
superior relationships with both vendors, some exclusive by territory, and customers, makes them an ideal choice in most facility expansion or rebuilding projects.

In a world where ordering tools and parts has become a click-and-hope type scenario, this business thrives by truly partnering with customers throughout their entire planning and implementation process. Consistent 30% margins with dropship capable product management.

Current ownership is looking to fully retire after winding down the past few years, opening up an incredible opportunity to the right buyer.

No real estate is involved which helps make this business turnkey and extremely agile.

With an established database of customers, low customer concentration, and several positive value attributes, this business will not last long.


    • In Business for Over 30 Years – Well Established

    • Stable/Recession Proof Industry

    • Low Customer Concentration

    • Frequent Repeat Business

    • Full service capabilities allowing for captive

    • Established Existing Customer Base and
      Distribution Channels

    • Ownership is willing to assist with a short-term
      transition period.

    • Dynamic structure that could easily be
      replicated in new territories with countless
      opportunities for expansion.

4181-2127 - Gas Station, C-Store, Liquor, Laundromat
Northern Wisconsin
490,000490,000Sale of Assets490,000
Markets (Convenience Stores/Mini Mkts w/Beer or Wine):

This very profitable business is the only gas station, convenience store, liquor store, and laundromat within many miles in this Northern Wisconsin area.
With a very favorable, high traffic location, the business is growing, and is a recession-proof type business as consumers are going to bars and restaurants less and instead are buying and taking home more when it comes to liquor, wine, beer, and food. It’s not just a gas station and liquor stop, as the business has a great selection of meats, cheeses, convenient foods as well, and a laundromat. The convenience retail store & laundromat includes approximately 2,000 sq ft, a parking lot with ample parking spaces, currently over $1,000,000 in gross annual sales income and about $170,000 in annual owner’s earnings. Real Estate and FFE are included in the asking price. The Seller, a partial absentee owner, is looking for a timely and easy sale to a qualified buyer.

4181-1877 - 1877 Authorized Distributor in the Auto Industry
250,000250,000Sale of Assets250,000
Automotive Aftermarket (Automotive Aftermarket): Due to ownership looking to retire, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well-established wholesale distributor to the automotive industry. The business
has been around since 1999 with an excellent reputation, and protected territories. This business is well positioned for accelerated growth.

The business has several product lines in the automotive distribution area. This business is an incredible opportunity with tons of growth potential for a buyer to
take the business to the next level.

• Unexploited Opportunity for Growth
• Seasoned Business – Over 20+ years
• Great Relationship with Customers and Vendors
• Exclusive Sales Area Included in Purchase Price
• Detailed Financials Available Upon Signing a Non-Disclosure Agreement
4181-1740 - 1740 Window Replacement Contractor
Northern Wisconsin
225,000225,000Sale of Assets225,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): A highly rated and exceptionally profit able replacement window contractor for sale in northcentral Wisconsin. With the dynamism of nearly 35 years of service and a client list that exceeds 2,200 this business is a low risk, high reward opportunity for the right buyer.

Consistent profits over 3 decades, even during economic down turns, has proven the strength and resilience of this company. 2020, with its significant chaos, will again prove this company s resilience by accomplishing record revenue and profits nevertheless, the seller has been looking forward to retirement over the last decade plus, the owner has not put effort in the promotion or growth of this business.

A new owner would bring new life in a business that has considerable upside potential that includes several low hanging fruit opportunities.
Please Note: All listings herein are exclusive to this listing office as of the date of submission. Information contained herein has been provided by the Seller. Broker has not and will not verify the accuracy or completeness of any information. Purchasers are advised to consult with their legal and financial advisors to the extent they deem necessary. No prospect shall receive the name of any listed firm until the STANDARD DISCLOSURE STATEMENT is signed by the prospect. All listings herein are exclusive to the listing office as of the date of submission and have been accepted for publication subject to the cooperation between member brokers as executed and on file with VRBB. Assets Value: An estimate of the Fair Market Value by the seller. Owner Benefit: A combined estimate of Business Net, Compensation to Owner, Fringe Benefits, Interest and Depreciation Expense. Buyers, Sellers, and Brokers should be aware that all of the following businesses are not available to all types of agencies.