Adam Milstein’s Philanthropy, Buisness Ethics, and the Importance of Priorities
Adam Milstein, a native of Israel, who came to the United States in 1981 after having graduated from Techion and serving in the Yum Kippur war, is a man dedicated to philanthropy, his family, and the nation he hails from. After earning a MDA from Southern California University, Milstein sought a career in commercial real estate, and today is the managing partner of Hager Pacific Properties. The cofounder of Israeli American council, and board member for multiple organizations dedicated to the Jewish people and Israel as a nation, Adam Milstein spends a majority of his time and assets on causes near and dear to him. Recently, Adam sat down for an interview in which he spoke of his philanthropy work, his deepest commitments, and his business ethic.
It is easy to see that Adam is a family man, a father, and a husband first. When asked what the best purchase he’d made recently for a hundred dollars, Milstein replied dinner with his wife and children, as family is most important. Indeed it is easy to see that influence on Adam Milstein and his work, as he and his wife, Gila, have three children and grand children and have cofounded two foundations, Sifriyat Pijama B’America, and the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation, both of which are dedicated to educating Jewish families with free Hebrew literature monthly. In the same interview, Adam said that his philanthropic work has added new meaning to his work days.
When asked about what he believes has led to his successes in life and business, Adam Milstein said he believes it’s the trifecta of persistency, consistency, and follow-up. He also highlights the importance of understanding situations for yourself as an entrepreneur, and says it’s the best way to be apart of the solution, instead of the problem. Milstein is a noted author on Judaism, Israel, and the Jewish people as well, having contributed multiple works to varying blogs and sources. It’s easy to see that Adam Milstein is a man who has dedicated his life to being able to provide for his family, people, and country.