CEO, Founder & Creative Director
Jessica Jesse has resisted being called a renaissance woman, but that is what she is. Jessica, through BuDhaGirl, is affecting cultural change by showing others how to turn routines into rituals, thus making Mindful Glamour™, the new paradigm for living mindfully. She is a world traveler, a dedicated mom of two, a beloved wife, a sincere mindfulness advocate, an amazing cook, an artist, a jewelry and art collector, a designer, a true entertainer, a creator, and more importantly a visionary for a new way of living. She pursues her passions and projects wholeheartedly. Jessica embodies every aspect of a true BuDhaGirl.
In 1986, Bill founded San Francisco-based H.W.Jesse&Co, later known as Jesse.Hansen&Co., a consumer focused investment and advisory firm where he served as Chairman & CEO until 1998 and then as Chairman until 2004.
Bill has served on over 20 boards during his career as an investor and advisor and currently serves on the boards of Armor Express, Swensons Drive-In Restaurants and BuDhaGirl. Notable investments include Peet’s Coffee & Tea (1996-2008), where he served as an investor, board member and Chairman, and The Wine Group (TWG), where Bill served as a board member since the company’s inception in 1981, including service as its Chairman (2012-2015). Bill has helped guide the success of numerous other consumer companies and has served on the boards of Specialized Bicycle, Aidells Sausage, Smith Sport Optics, Western Athletic Clubs, Stanislaus Foods and WIRED.
SVP Sales & Operations
As SVP of Sales & Operations, Molly is a hands-on executive. With her 30+ years of retail and wholesale luxury goods experience, she now heads BuDhaGirl's newest growth cycle.
A bit more about Molly...she is a dedicated mom of three children and two bird dogs. She has a passion for jewelry, live music, storytelling and hiking in Colorado.
Her super power: Empathy.
As Finance Manager, Ginger makes sure that all our ducks are in line and that everything balances at month's end. She keeps us clean and safe from the tax man. Ginger also has a knack for the most healthy, delicious office snacks...
A bit more about Ginger...she is a yogi, mom, animal and nature lover.
Her super power: Troubleshooting.
As Fulfillment Manager, Irma makes sure all our orders reach our clients in a beautiful and timely manner. She makes sure each package is lovingly assembled making sure that all our good energy and gratitude arrive as well.
A bit more about Irma...she is super shy, a fabulous artist and jewelry maker, loves spicy (and I mean spicy) food, and she is a great mom.
Her super power: Efficiency.
Wholesale Relationship Manager
As Wholesale Relationship Manager, Chloe is the consummate customer service professional. Always ready to assist with individual accounts, trade-show planning and product selection.
A bit more about Chloe...she is a loving dog mom, has a passion for cooking vegan food, loves to go skiing in Colorado, and is addicted to crossword puzzles.
Her super power: Never giving up.
Diana makes sure all our data is clean, crisp and clear. She strives for accuracy in all things and handles our returns and exchanges. She is an amazing team player.
A little more about Diana...she loves sports, adventures and late-night car rides.
Her super-power is: Fast Learner.
Sydney handles our Social Media presence, posting beautiful imagery, uploading our blogs, sending our Mailchimps and replying to the barrage of messages from our BuDhaGirl fans.
A little more about Sydney...she has a passion for fashion, loves traveling to California with her family, has the biggest sweet tooth, and is obsessed with her dog, Mable.
Her super power: Dedication.
Idrees handles our SEO, IT, website functionality, and anything that needs some tech magic. Always ready to assist when logins aren't working, emails aren't sending and coupons aren't working.
A little more about Idrees...he loves gaming, music, drumming, road trips on motorcycles, and is almost done with his masters at UTD in Business Analytics.
His super power: Being persistent.