Tilwell Petroleum LLC becomes Veteran-Owned

Press Release Date: 6/1/2010

Managing Member, Anthony (Tony) J. Cardwell served in the United States Air Force, 1956 to 1960. Tony was assigned to the Military Air Transport Service as an Air Traffic Controller with duties at Keesler Air Force Base, MS, Langley Air Force Base, VA, and Thule, Greenland.

Admiral William J. Fallon is a retired United States Navy, four-star admiral who retired after serving for over 41 years. His last military assignment was as Commander, U.S. Central Command from March 2007 to March 2008. Admiral Fallon was the first Navy officer to hold that position. His other four-star assignments include Commander, U.S. Pacific Command from February 2005 to March 2007, Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command from October 2003 to February 2005, and 31st Vice Chief of Naval Operations from October 2000 to August 2003.

With the addition of Admiral William J. Fallon (U.S. Navy, Retired) to Tilwell Petroleum LLC, the company became a Veteran-Owned Small Business.