In the world of science the word "bud" has an upbeat connotation. Simply put, "buds" represent the new growth on a plant that develops into a leaf, flower, or shoot. In our small business, we as women, have reclaimed this word for ourselves. There are three of us - Business Bud, our in house lawyer, Creative Bud, our very own designer, and Operations Bud, our fearless leader. Three buds...who chose to start our venture in Northwest Arkansas by answering a single question: what is the best way to help elevate our community as women? Our answer - COLLABORATION!