Adam Milstein was born in Haifa, Israel in 1952 and grew up there and later served in the Israel Defense Forces, serving in the Yom Kipper War in 1973. He attended Technion, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in business and economics. Adam Milstein married Gila in 1974, then in 1981 moved to the United States, attended the University of Southern California and received a Master of Business Administration degree.
Adam Milstein began his career as a sales agent in the commercial real estate business. He is currently employed at Hager Pacific Properties, an investment company worth over $2 billion. Adam is managing partner in the San Fernando Valley office and oversees the financing and accounting divisions. The company owns and manages over one-hundred industrial and commercial properties all over the United States, as well as 2,300 apartment units.
AN ISRAELI-AMERICAN ACTIVIST AND PHILANTHROPIST
Adam Milstein is not only a successful businessman, but is a man who is “passionate about working to strengthen the Jewish people”, which he stated in an interview. He has founded or co-founded many pro-Israel organizations, including the following:
- Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation – Provides money and services to many
organizations and individuals to help strengthen the relationship between Israel and the United States,the Jewish people and the State of Israel.
- Israeli-American Council – Serves 250,000 Israeli-Americans to help strengthen the
American Jewish community and is the fastest growing Jewish organization in the world.
- SifriyatPijamaB’America – Provides free monthly Hebrew books to seventy Israeli- Jewish American families.
He also serves on the Boards of many more organizations that help Israel and U.S. relations, has taken part in Pro-Israel activist activities, has written editorials regarding movements that could be a threat to Israel and western nations and is known as one of the “top twenty-five Twitter activists”.
Along with all of his accomplishments, a top Jewish newspaper chose Adam Milstein as one of the “Top 100 People Positively Influencing Jewish Life” and wrote that “he is making an impact on the world that will last for many generations to come”.