Tilman Fertitta Net Worth
Tilman Fertitta Net Worth: Tilman Fertitta is an American businessman who has a net worth of $3.1 billion. Tilman Fertitta was born on June 25, 1957 in Galveston, Texas. Fertitta is best known for being the CEO, Chairman and owner of Landry's, a Texas-based restaurant and entertainment company. Tilman's father owned a seafood restaurant where he would work after school peeling shrimp. When he was in his early 30s, Tilman founded a construction company that went on to be very successful. In 1986 he invested in a restaurant called Landry's. In two years, he managed to become a controlling stock holder in the company. Roughly 25 years later, he took the company private in a deal worth $1.4 billion. Today, Landry's has under its operation such restaurants as Bubba Gump Shrimp Company, Saltgrass Steak House and, of course, Landry's Seafood. Dining holdings aside, Landry's owns the Golden Nugget casinos, Houston's Kemah Boardwalk, Tower of the Americas in San Antonio and San Luis Resort in Galveston, TX. Tilman's third cousins are former UFC owners Frank and Lorenzo Feritta.