Adam Milstein is a Southern Californian businessman in the real estate industry. He was born and raised in Israel and along with his family he moved to America in 1981. He has an undergraduate degree in business and economics that he earned in 1978 from the Technion. Once he arrived in the United States he attended the University of Southern California for his MBA.
When he was living in Israel, Adam Milstein had worked in his father’s real estate business for a period of time. In the U.S. he started out in the industry as a commercial sales agent. He did this job for two years before establishing his own company, Hager Pacific Properties. His company is built around purchasing properties and then making improvements to them before leasing them out to new tenants. He has multifamily apartments, offices, and industrial properties across the nation.
As a Jewish person, Adam Milstein is also heavily involved in the Israeli-American community. He is one of the co-founders of the Israeli-American Council, for instance, and its national chairman. This organization is dedicated to supporting the issues that are important to this community in the U.S. as well as helping to build close ties between America and Israel.
Adam Milstein also has a seat on the board of many organizations that support Israeli-Americans. Among these are Stand by Me, Israel on Campus Coalition, Birthright Israel, and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, among others. He also writes extensively about issues affecting Israeli-Americans and Israel itself. His articles have appeared in publication in both the U.S. and in Israel. He also operates a podcast where he discusses issues with artists, activists, and policymakers among others.
The Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation is how he and his wife philanthropically help others. They give money to a number of organizations and in particular in the education sector. The goal is to help spark Jewish pride, in particular in college students and young professionals who are Jewish. It was in part due to this that he was named a “Top 100 People Positively Influencing Jewish Life” in 2016. Click here to learn more about Adam.