Overheard with Evan Smith

Tilman Fertitta Q&A

Clip: Season 10 Episode 7 | 10m 9s  | Video has closed captioning.

Houston native Tilman Fertitta is an accomplished businessman and self-made billionaire who is often referred to as “the world’s richest restaurateur.” He is the sole owner of Fertitta Entertainment which owns the restaurant giant Landry’s, five Golden Nugget Casinos and Hotels, and the NBA’s Houston Rockets. Fertitta is one of the largest employers in the nation, with more than 60,000 employees.

Aired: 10/22/19

Rating: NR

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