Posted July 14, 2022

Lawless Group acquires interest in Building Connections

The Lawless Group (TLG) has acquired an interest in Building Connections (BC) headquartered in Addison, Illinois.

Building Connections / Lawless GroupDan Gilligan and Jeff Warmolts, who founded BC in 2003, will continue to lead the business.

As part of the transaction and overall value creation, TLG and BC have agreed to a longterm partnership. BC will transition to the TLG brand as Lawless Group Midwest, which will serve llinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin.

TLG now serves 25 states with a cross-country warehouse network. This will include the addition of a TLG Chicago area warehouse and distribution center with classroom and dedicated hands-on training areas.

“We are excited about this partnership. Two great companies with shared values and customer engagement that has made both organizations successful for years,” said Gilligan and Warmolts.

Jack Templin, CEO of the Lawless Group commented, “We are proud to welcome Dan, Jeff, and their longstanding relationships to the team. The partnership increases our reach, expands our capabilities, and positions us well to serve our customers and support manufacturer partners.”