Today is the day! The official launch of Lady Guns, fittingly on International Women's Day (March 8) 2015.

Lady Guns is a new platform, recognizing talented, driven women from across the globe, working in a variety of fields with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Lady Guns Global launched on International Women's Day 2015 by Raydene Salinas, with the support of more than 30 of the Lady Guns in her life.

Definition: lady gun | ˈlādē gən | (noun, informal): an important or powerful woman who has inspired another, with or without knowing that she has : My mother has been a lady gun since before I was born.

Share with us the women you want to recognize as lady guns and we'll work with you to feature them on our site. Find @LadyGunsGlobal all over social media and email us at ladygunsglobal[at]gmail.com. We look forward to hear from you soon!