Nabors Industries superstar Tony Petrello is known for his philanthropic endeavors around Houston, Texas. He and his wife Cynthia love giving back to the community in any way they can.
Tony is the President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of the Board at Nabors. With an eye for detail, vast knowledge, and dedication for his employees Anthony Petrello is well loved and respected in his home state of Texas.
Tony Petrello’s wife Cynthia Petrello has had a successful career on TV, on stage as an actress, and is also a model. On top of being a philanthropist she is also a fashion maven winning the Stellar Award from CKW Luxe.
Recently Tony Petrello and his wife Cynthia recently hosted a party for a fellow Texan at their home in November of last year. The party was a huge hit. There was live music, cocktails, and appetizers to munch on for 50 special guests. They could stroll around the beautiful property while enjoying the night’s festivities.
Tommy Tune is a celebrated Broadway star who came to Houston to perform at the Miller Outdoor Theater. 5,000 of his biggest fans were in attendance to see their favorite actor on stage. He performed a play based on his real life called “Tommy Tune Tonight.” The famous Broadway star’s roots go deep in Texas where he was born in Witchita Falls. He attended college in his home state, graduate school, and even studied dance from none other than fellow Texan and well-known actor Patsy Swayze back in the day. Tune has experienced a lot of success in his career including winning 10 Tony Awards! Houston, Texas even has the Tommy Tunes Awards in which up and coming high school students can win scholarships.
Tony and Cynthia Petrello’s relationship with giving back is how they initially connected back in college. Their daughter suffers from a neurological disorder, so giving back to children is priority to them. They help fund research for childhood neurological diseases by donating $7 million dollars to the Texas Children’s Hospital where their daughter is being treated. They also helped raise $50 million dollars for that same hospital as co-chairs. This does not conclude all their philanthropic endeavors and continues to education, which Tony is very passionate about. He created an endowment fund in honor of his good friend and mentor mathematician Serge Lang. Tony Petrello received degrees from Yale and Harvard which have served him very well.
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