Alpharetta tops list for women entrepreneurs

Edge Solutions is one of the many Alpharetta businesses owned by women.(Photo: WXIA) ALPHARETTA, Ga. — When it’s meeting time at Edge Solutions in Alpharetta, Molly the English Spaniel is as welcome as anyone. “It was important to me to create the kind of environment that make people want to show up on Monday and want to go to work,” said CEO Julie Haley, who started the IT company with her husband eight years ago. They now have 34 employees, with women or minorities making up half the staff and management structure. “This area has a lot of networking and support opportunities for women,” Haley told 11Alive’s Jennifer Leslie. “We have meet-and-greets, networking and programs. We’ve just opened up a new incubator here.” According to a new report by the…


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