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About Us



Yet, we all know it is a critical step of construction and renovation, since projects sit at a red light without them. Even worse, delays in securing the required permits can mean schedules, budgets and nerves get stretched. For this reason, thousands of building and project management professionals like you turn to every year — to ensure every phase of the permitting process from plan submittal to delivery of approved permits goes flawlessly.

Our Mission

Our mission is facilitate and finalize your permit requests on time, and done right. We guarantee this mission, and back it up with a peerless track record of success that goes back over 25 years. Your success is both the measuring stick and reason why we enjoy our work. Yes, the permitting process isn’t the most glamorous piece of the puzzle, but we pride ourselves in the work we do and the relationships we form along the way. With a success rate exceeding 99%, we are proud of our achievements, but more importantly, our happy customers.

Our Process

We take a holistic approach to obtaining municipal approval and treat each project and municipality with special attention

  • Due Diligence - We begin every project with a comprehensive and proper investigation of the permit process to ensure a speedy review time.
  • The Perfect Submittal - No mistakes - no errors, just a proper submittal.
  • Constant contact and Project tracking - Timely placed and appropriate communication with all stakeholders.
  • Plans Approved - On time and within budget, one source nationally.

Meet The Team

With a desire to help customers navigate and minimize the municipal red tape necessary to obtain permits, Vaun Podlogar realized he had to create a streamlined way to ensure businesses could get their permits on budget and on time. He founded Permit Inc. with the vision of becoming the nation’s leader in permit expediting while securing a passionate commitment to the highest level of customer service and integrity. Two decades later, Permit Inc. remains the #1 trusted source for expediting permits, performing code searches, and championing sign authorizations. Vaun’s daily goal? “To be the best of the best, and recognize the privilege of serving our clients.”
For over a decade, Bill Hellmann has dedicated his skills to providing clients with an easy and effective way to attain their permits. Bill’s organization and persistence —two cornerstone traits for customer-centric Permit Inc.– make him one of our team’s greatest assets. Fast-paced environments? He thrives in them. Professional, talented, and an all-around nice guy, Bill is passionate about Permit Inc.’s future as he looks forward to growth and expanding his own knowledge and skills alongside the rest of our company.
Erika Aultman arrived at Permit Inc. 20XX, equipped with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from UW-Platteville and a decade of management experience. With a love for solving problems, an aptitude for flexibility, and a strong sense of business ambition, Erika is right at home with our team. She is dependable and truly enjoys connecting with her customer base while helping her assistants grow to fulfill their goals within the company. She values talent and reliability, and as Permit Inc. continues to innovate its customer-centered processes, she looks forward to being a part of those solutions. When she’s not in the office, you can find Erika spending time with her friends and family at pretty much any sporting event, and encouraging her children to flourish and succeed.

Service List

  • Building Permit Services
  • ADA/Handicap Approvals
  • Air Quality Reports and Approvals
  • Alteration Permits
  • Asbestos Survey Reports
  • Building Code Summaries
  • Business Licenses
  • Conditional Use Permits
  • Demolition Permits
  • Due Diligence Reports
  • Easement Approval
  • Electrical Permits
  • Fence Permits
  • Fire Permits
  • Food Service and Health Permits
  • Historic Approvals
  • Landlord Approvals
  • Landmark Approvals
  • Low Voltage permits
  • Mechanical Permits
  • Notice of Commencement Filing
  • Notice of Completion Filing
  • Occupancy Permits
  • Plumbing Permits
  • Reimage Permits
  • Renovation Permits
  • Residential Permits
  • Restaurant Permits
  • Retail Permits
  • Sidewalk Permits
  • Sign Code Reports
  • Sign Permit Expediting
  • Solar Permits
  • Sprinkler Permits
  • Water & Sewer Approvals
  • Zoning Permits
  • Experts at permit issue resolution and expedited approvals
  • Specialists in retail/commercial construction and signage – U.S. and Canada
  • Re-Image, Surveys
  • Quick Quotes – Competitive Fee Guarantee

Permit HQ

313 Elaine's Ct
Dodgeville, WI 53533