The Intersection of Creativity & Technology

The Crew

Motley Beast

Leigh-Alexandra Jacob

Founder & CEO

Award-winning, visual effects artist, Leigh-Alexandra Jacob, has been working on major media projects for globally recognized brands for over 20 years. Her experience in film, animation, commercials, music videos, and model-making industries not only balances out the crew from the creative side, but also with her understanding of the process as a whole. Leigh provides unique vision for all innovations and creative direction for every project. She lends her expertise to Art Direction and Production Design concepts and projects.

Anna Pilette

Cofounder & COO

Anna has spent her career managing projects the world over for over 2 decades. She brings big-picture thinking to the business management side of the team. Her background in technology spans drones, robotics, acoustics, and optics expands into operations and product development. Anna is a geophysicist, certified diver, and sUAS Remote Pilot. She has a decades worth of real-world experiences with operations, development, testing, and a wide variety of global tech markets including Defense, Energy, and Unmanned Systems.

Motley Beast

The Atomic Dumpling

Motley was abandoned as a four week old kitten. As a rescue, she has become part of the adventure and is the inspiration for the company name as the original Atomic Dumpling.

Today, this three-year old feline is the mighty ruler of a future dynasty. You can spot a little bit of Motley in everything we do. She's our official mascot and helper kitty.



EmpowerHER Global Podcast hosted by Lena Benjamin

EmpowerHER Global Podcast hosted by Lena Benjamin

Lena Benjamin interviews Leigh-Alexandra Jacob and Anna Pilette for the EmpowerHER Global Podcast about Atomic Dumpling.

Carolyn Kiel interviews Anna Pilette

Carolyn Kiel interviews Anna Pilette

Carolyn Kiel interviews Anna Pilette about her experience working with robotics and drone technology, her thoughts on the future application of this technology, and how she brings her scientific experience together with her artistic interest through her company, Atomic Dumpling.




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