There’s money in trash: Phillip Nappi eyes expansion of multimillion-dollar waste business

Behind the wave of home renovations and tower developments in Nashville are piles of trash — and waste management company VaVia is ready to haul them away. Co-CEOs Phillip Nappi and Tim Wells spoke to the Business Journal about carving out a niche in waste hauling, franchising across the Southeast, and why they’re not worried about inflation or a recession.