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 Nashville Scene readers every year since opening in East Nashville in 2011. This past year, Five Points Pizza opened its second location on the West side of town on Charlotte Avenue. 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 pizzaiolos in Staten Island, New York to learn the art of authentic New York style pizza. David has also competed as a member of the U.S. Pizza Team for two years at the World Pizza Championships in Parma, Italy.