Tony Petrello is a well-known CEO of the company Nabors Industries; known as being one of the highest paid CEO’s in the nation. Petrello has been extremely successful, and has also devoted a lot of his time and money into helping pay his success forward. As a philanthropist; Petrello has created a scholarship fund at Yale University, helped his community after the devastating Hurricane Harvey and hosted community events at his own home.
Tommy Petrello Hosts a Party for Broadway Star
Broadway celebrity Tommy Tune was welcomed back to his hometown of Houston by Anthony Petrello. Tony Petrello threw a welcome home party for Tune; he invited 50 friends and the Miller Outdoor Theatre advisory board members into their home. Petrello has always been a charitable individual and a huge fan of broadway theatre.
A Scholarship of his Own at Yale University
Being a Yale graduate himself; Tony Petrello set up a scholarship fund at Yale University. Petrello can remember what it was like trying to find a scholarship when he was a student, so he created a scholarship of his own to pay it forward. Petrello believes that the reason for his success, as being the top paid CEO, is because of his education at Yale University. To help future generations have the same success as himself he created the scholarship.
Tony Petrello and the Battle Against Hurrican Harvey
Tony Petrello is very passionate about giving back to the community. After Hurricane Harvey destroyed Houston, Petrello and his fellow employees at Nabors Industries took time away from work to help the community. Nabors Industries offered the employees paid time off so they could afford to help out as much as they could. The employees of Nabors Industries raised $173,622 in an effort to help rebuild the city; Petrello matched it with his own money bringing the total to $347,244.
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