Emerald, Inc. is an Edwards family company. The Edwards’ family of companies was first established in northern California in 1982. The Sacramento area office was formed in 2007 and as the business expanded Emerald became an independent business entity in 2011. Initially created to satisfy Stormwater compliance concerns, Emerald has quickly grown to fill multiple sectors of the market. This is in large part due to the extreme dedication of the owners to the business and their focus on customer service. Emerald staff embodies this same dedication and attitude. The longtime staff and longtime clients is a key ingredient in the company’s rapid growth. A number of Emerald staff members have been with the company since it was started in 2007, and others have been longtime family friends.