Mr. Milstein said during his interview that business partner, David Hager has been a big influence and inspiration in his life. He praised David as being very smart and having a good grasp on political and economic developments in the world. Adam Milstein also said that he learned that you can use psychology in business from Mr. Hager to get an edge over competitors. David Hager is the founder of the real estate company called Hager Pacific Properties. This is the company that Adam Milstein currently works for as a managing director.
The favorite book of the Jewish businessman is And the Good News Is… written by former White House Press Secretary under George Bush, Dana Perino. Mr. Milstein praises the book and suggests others read it because it makes you realize that things are never as bad as they seem. It teaches you be optimistic and to keep on going despite the hell you may be going through right now. There is always light at the end of the tunnel says Milstein. Sometimes you just have to keep plowing along to reach your goals and destination.
A software program that Mr. Milstein finds handy in his business is Constant Contact. With thousands of clients and contacts, it makes organizing, contacting and storing them easy, simple and fast. This is exactly what you need when you are doing business on such a scale as Adam is at Hager Pacific Properties.
Ideamensch inquired what is the best $100 that Mr. Milstein recently spent on. The answer was very easy for Adam. He replied that a family dinner at a restaurant was the best $100 he spent in a long time. This is because family is very important to him and is a key pillar in his values and more
Mr. Milstein was asked what is a business tip he would give to other entrepreneurs who may be struggling right now. Adam’s advice was to follow up on every lead and contact that you have. You never know if that lead or contact could lead to something big such as a major deal or sale. If you don’t take the chance, then you miss the opportunity he says.
Milstein is an Israeli-born real estate investor, philanthropist, and activist. He was born in Israel in early 1950s. They lived in Haifa before moving to KiryatMotzkin, where he spent the rest of his childhood. In 1971, Adam Milstein joined the Israel Defense Forces and where he went through a thorough military training. This training equipped him with the adequate skills on war and leadership. He utilized these skills during the Yom Kippur War. After serving in the military for three years, Milstein enrolled at the Technion, Israel’s most prestigious university. He graduated from the institution with a degree in business and economics.
Soon after completing his degree, the philanthropist joined his father’s company and helped him to expand his real estate construction and development businesses. This opportunity provided Adam with enough income to start a family. He married Gila Elgrably in 1974. The couple stayed in Israel until 1981 when they moved to the United States together with their two daughters. In the US, Adam enrolled for Masters in Business Administration at the University of Southern California. Two years later, the executive earned his MBA. Soon after, he joined the commercial real estate industry. With the passage of time, he established himself as one of the country’s real estate investors. He worked for Hager Pacific Properties as a sales agent. Owing to his hard work and dedication, Adam climbed the corporate ladder to serve as the company’s managing partner.
In the United States, Milstein began noticing a trend in the problems faced by the Jewish community and their deviations from the Jewish culture. He took it up on himself to correct this anomaly. To this end, he collaborated with his wife to found the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation. This organization focuses on different projects, including teaching Jewish students on how to read and write Hebrew and connecting the students with their culture. Adam is also the founder of the Israeli-American Council; America’s fastest growing Jewish organization. This organization has played a significant role in enhancing charity works and fostering the relationship between the United States and Israel. The organization focuses on positively influencing America’s policies on Israel.
It is always a good thing when two nations can get along and work with each other. This bond makes them able to create more jobs, promote diversity, strengthen trade, and strengthen ally bonds. When there is a higher ally bond, two nations have a better leverage, because they know someone has their back when times get tough. Adam Milstein, who is the National Chairman of the Israeli-American Council, believes that two nations together are stronger than two nations that are separate. His mission is to get the United States and Israel to work together and become strong, so he created the Israeli-American Council, which was established to create a relationship between America and Israel. He also wants to give the Jewish religion a voice.
Adam Milstein was raised in the Jewish faith by his stay-at-home-mom and his father, who was in the business of Real Estate. His mission is to preserve the Jewish religion and make sure Jews have the resources to pursue the same pursuit of life and liberty as any other faith. For this reason, he created a foundation called the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation. With this foundation, he is able to help those in need who are struggling.
Adam’s wife, Gila, was an educated woman in her own right. She graduated from Rothschild Hospital Nursing School. She also joined Israel’s military and served as an officer. Adam and Gila complement each other’s tenacity and are a great pair to create change in the world for good.Adam Milstein has also worked in the Real Estate business and is still currently a businessman in that field. He is a managing partner at Hager Pacific Properties, where he has an impressive portfolio of over $2 billion, which encompasses hundreds of properties.
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For some people, Adam Milstein is a prominent real estate investor, as he served Hager Pacific Properties as a managing partner. The company boasts of an excellent portfolio of over $2 billion. On the other hand, his philanthropic endeavors, particularly those targeting the Jewish community, have drawn considerable attention to his name. Adam Milstein‘s involvement in the philanthropic world is mainly spearheaded by the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation.
The Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation mentors and supports students all over the globe through reinforcing their connection to Israel and getting in touch with their Jewish roots. For this reason, hundreds of students have garnered invaluable educational experiences that are not to be forgotten anytime soon. Adam Milstein’s name was recently included in the Philanthropists & Social Entrepreneurs Top 200 list as a recognition of his commitment to both philanthropy and community service.
Adam Milstein is also a frequent contributor and writer to several popular publications. He uses his pieces to further boost his advocacy for Jewish people across the global divide. Moreover, Adam speaks frequently regarding the necessity of the Jewish people learning to read and write in Hebrew to help them attain an extensive connection with their culture and religion.
About Adam Milstein
Adam Milstein is a renowned Israeli-American activist and philanthropist. He relocated to the US with his family after attaining a degree from the Technion in Israel and completing his mandatory service in the Israel Defense Force (IDF). In the United States, Adam joined the University of Southern Carolina to further his education by pursuing an MBA. Upon graduating in 1983, he began working as a sales agent for Hager Pacific Properties, a commercial real estate firm.
The Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation was born out of the desire to empower Israeli citizens in the US to comprehend their identity as well as deal with issues affecting Israeli-American and Jewish Communities. The organization supports numerous organizations including pro-Israel groups on various campuses that operate fellowship programs geared towards helping students learn, network, and reinforce their enthusiasm for pro-Israel advocacy. Additionally, Milstein sits on the boards of some nonprofit organizations in the US like the AIPAC National Council, the Jewish Founders Network, and Hasbara Fellowships among others.
Memes have become a truly valid form of expression, especially for Millennialls and members of Generation Z. A meme is an easy way to recap a situation in a comical form, or to provide your opinion or reaction to a situation. Because much of our online world is going image-first, memes often gather more attention and eyes than traditional text-heavy posts.
Adam Milstein recognized this and wanted to utilize memes as an outlet for people across the world to share their opinions on matters that affected the pro-Israel community. Therefore, the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation partnered with some other big hitting groups in the Jewish and pro-Israel communities to launch the Adam Milstein Meme Competition.
The competition launched last week on the 28th and has already seen some virality of its own. The competition is fun and lighthearted and simply asks that any meme submitted be pro-Israel in nature. The tone and content of the meme are completely up the creator, as is whether it be still, video, etc. You can view the memes submitted or submit your own (limit of 5 submissions per person), by visiting www.ceocfointerviews.com/interviews/AdamMilstein17.htm
Submission will remain open globally until Thursday, August 3rd at 5:00am Eastern Standard Time. At that point, the submissions that have been entered will be cataloged and shared via social media. All judging of the Adam Milstein Meme Competition will follow suit to the lighthearted nature of the competition itself and will be done on Facebook. The goal is Facebook judging is also to help the competition gain affinity with millennials and gen Z. People who visit the page are encouraged to judge each meme by reacting to it using one of Facebook’s reactions that appear as you hover over or hold down the “Like” button.
Finalists of the Facebook public judging will be judged by six pro-Israel activists chosen by Adam Milstein who will rank the finalists and then award them each a portion of a $2,000 cash prize. Adam Milstein and partner groups hope that the competition will encourage openess about pro-Israel issues and that the competition and winning memes will go viral throughout social media.