2019 Talent

David Tieman

Co-Owner & Co-Founder, Five Points Pizza

David Tieman is the co-owner and co-founder of Five Points Pizza, which has been named “Best Pizza in Nashville” by both Nashville Lifestyles Magazine and the Nashville Scene since opening in 2011. Before opening the pizza shop, David was a litigator and tax attorney with law degrees from the University of Memphis and New York University. He gave up his law practice and trained under pizzaiole in Staten Island, New York to learn the art of authentic New York style pizza. David has also participated as a member of the U.S. World Pizza Team for two years at the World Pizza Championship in Italy. In his spare time, David is an avid fly fisherman and is a co-owner/founder of Jones Fly Company.