Ashley Wainscott, founder and CEO of Simply Sold Home Renovations, has transformed the residential remodeling industry. Born and raised in Austin, after graduating from St. Edward’s University, Ashley gained experience juggling projects and maintaining relationships in the event planning industry. After her mom sold her childhood home that desperately needed updates, Ashley recognized the need for a simpler and more reliable home improvement process and launched Simply Sold. Her 7 year old company has beautified over 1600 homes. Ashley plans to expand her business’ into new markets. In recognition for her business prowess, Ashley was awarded the 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year from St. Edward’s University, was named “Woman to Watch” by Austin Woman magazine, recognized as a finalist of Austin Business Journal Profiles in Power, and received the Excellence in Opportunity Award from the Austin Young Chamber.