Tonny Petrello is a world-famous executive who ha been on top of the global Nabors Industries. A part of the company’s culture is to give back to communities at every opportunity and as the Chief Executive Officer of Nabors Industries, Tonny Petrello has been upholding that standard. He is extremely passionate about philanthropy and working with research organization striving to find solutions for people suffering from different diseases and conditions.Last year was difficult for many states that were hit by a hurricane The Hurricane Harvey devastated the state of Texas, Houston suffering from it especially.
Many homes were demolished by the hurricane, and the streets were covered in several meters of water at some point. Th severe weather conditions forced people to stay locked in their homes and hope that the water will not start flooding in.Nabors Industries was one of the quick responders to start directing help towards the devastated citizens. Other responders were the H-E-B and the Houston Food Bank. The employees at Nabord Industries had a paid time off so that hey could focus on helping the people in need. According to CEO Tony Petrello, they were distributed along the Gulf Coast, station wherever their help was needed.Additionally, CEO Tony Petrello personally matched the relief contributions made by the employees of Nabors Industries.
The company started up the Nabors Disaster Relief Fund to gather money for supplies and other relief methods. The total donations of the employees amounted to $173. 622 which Tony Petrello later matched before the sum was donated. Another significant contribution by the company was the Nabord on-site kitchen. The company cooked large amounts of food, comprising hot meals to give ut to families three times a day. For some people, that was the primary source of food and a lot of comfort during the harsh weeks.The employees of the business were also affected by the Hurricane Harvey. About 10 percent of the 1 200 employees were swept int the devastating consequences of the hurricane. The company has been strongly supporting both the citizens of the city and its affected employees.