David Latimer Builds Small So You Can Live Large

David Latimer, founder of New Frontier Tiny Homes, started his business in 2015 with the idea of creating small, affordable housing. Now, Latimer has shown his creations of small homes on HGTV’s Tiny House, Big Living with an episode premiering in the next few months. Latimer has been a member of the Nashville Entrepreneur Center since July 2015 and we’re proud to showcase his success in this week's member spotlight.

Describe yourself in one word.


Why are you interested in entrepreneurship?

“I'm passionate about adding value to people's lives and doing things in a better way.”

If you could meet any entrepreneur, who would it be?

“Tim Ferriss”

What is your favorite aspect of the EC?

“The support, the access to so many great minds and resources, the inspiring environment.” 

What advice would you give someone seeking to create, launch, or grow a business?

“Be patient, be honest with yourself, be dogged, and above all else validate your ideas with customer feedback.” 

How do you balance the entrepreneurial lifestyle?

“Poorly. But you have to make time for personal space. Meditate, Exercise, eat healthy, sleep, and make time to play at least once a week.”

Photos: Garrett & Carrie Buell of Studio Buel (www.studiobuell.com)

For more information visit www.newfrontiertinyhomes.com