Knoko Chapple (co-founder/managing partner) is an experienced filmmaker & entrepreneur with a passion for alternative energy. He co-founded VEAM, a startup that operates Electric Vehicle charging stations in Los Angeles, with a unique business model that combines advertising and entertainment while customers charge their vehicles. Knoko brings extensive experience in project management, creative problem-solving, and team leadership to the company, responsible for product development, business operations, and marketing.

Paul A. Cornejo (co-founder/managing partner) is a serial entrepreneur with a strong background in film production and marketing/promotion. Paul oversees the day-to-day operations, and develops strategies for growth and profitability. His expertise in media and marketing has been instrumental in developing VEAM’s innovative business model. Paul shares a deep commitment to the environment and making a positive impact on underserved communities, hoping to empower communities to grow with sustainable EV charging infrastructure.