Adam Milstein is a philanthropist and real estate investor well known for supporting Israeli-Americans and Jewish-Americans. He is also the mastermind behind the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation, which he uses to support these communities. As a real estate investor, Milstein is affiliated with Hager Pacific Properties as a managing partner. He is a native of Israel but currently resides in Encino, CA.
Born to a Jewish family, Adam Milstein grew up in Kiryat Motzkin, Kiryat Ham, and Haifa. He was part of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) team that fought for Israel during the Yom Kippur War in 1973. After his mandatory IDF service ended, Milstein proceeded to Technion where he got his undergraduate BS in business and economics.
Adam Milstein got exposure on how the real estate industry worked when he was an apprentice of his father’s property development and construction business. He decided to travel to the U.S. in pursuit of job opportunities seven years after marrying Gila Elgarby. While in the U.S., he got the opportunity to enroll in USC’s MBA program, which he later completed. He also made a debut in the commercial real estate business in southern California as a sales agent.
Involvement with Hager Pacific Properties
Using the experience he acquired as a real estate agent, Milstein oversees Hager Pacific Properties’ disposition activities. In his position as managing partner, he is also responsible for the firm’s accounting and financing operations. Hager Pacific Properties is reputable for its property development activities. These include repositioning, renovating, and acquiring commercial and residential properties.
Since 2000, Adam Milstein has been working with his wife to educate and empower young Jewish people. They achieve this goal through the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation. This foundation is on a mission to give Jewish and Israeli people access to knowledge of their cultural origins. Milstein is credited as the Israeli-American Council’s co-founder and national chairperson.
As a philanthropist, he supports Israeli and Jewish non-profit groups through his board membership roles. These non-profit groups include Hasbara Fellowships, Birthright Israel, and Stand By Me. Through Sifriyat Pijama B’America, he provides over 70 Jewish and Israeli families with Hebrew reading materials.
Adam Milstein hails from Encino, California. Together with his wife and children, he founded Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation where he heads as the Chief Executive Officer and President. The organization is non-profitable and aims at building relationships between the Jews and the Israelis.
Apart from philanthropy, he is also successful in his property market businesses. He traces his roots back from Israel where he once represented his country in the Yom Kippur War. He holds earned degrees from Technion. His career majorly focuses on real estate. This led him to work at Hager Pacific Properties, a renowned real estate investment company in the United States of America. At the company, he is in charge of management and finance departments. He also leads in various organizations such as Israeli-American Council, StandWithUs and much more.
In a recent interview, he explained how he discovered Hager Pacific Properties which opened ways to his successful achievements. When he was on campus, he considered some job vacancies but they were not good enough for him. Then, he took a brave step and as a Real Estate Broker for companies dealing in commercial properties. He did this for three years and it indeed paid off. This was the beginning of his own investments with the companies he founded.
According to him, charity is what inspires him to venture into more successful opportunities. He is not the kind of person who gives up when situations get tough. Instead, he keeps moving ahead to ensure that he achieves his dreams. He does most of the activities in his company by his might to ensure that everything is done to perfection.
Additionally, practicing consistency in his day-to-day life has made him the successful man he is right now. This has mad him to like a couple of challenges in his commercial real estate business. Trends in the demand and supply curves thrill him. Normally, the two phenomena don’t go at per. The pricing of the properties during different seasons is another reason why he keeps diving into his real estate businesses.
Generally, he is a passionate worker who focuses on making the right decisions all the time for the success of his company.