Adam Milstein takes great pride in his Israeli roots and heritage. The serial entrepreneur-cum-philanthropist is considered as a hero to those who know him. Adam dutifully served during the war of Yom Kippur while he was in the Israeli Defense Forces. Additionally, Adam is an adept community volunteer and mobilizer in his neighborhood.
Milstein studied at the Technion Business College in Israel, where he graduated in 1978. In 1981, he arrived in the US and soon after he studied and earned a Masters in Business Administration from USC. He was an outstanding A-student at the university and it only took him 2 years to land an entry-level job as a sales agent in the lucrative real estate market in Southern California, and Twitter.com.
Milner’s Career Highlights
Apart from being a Managing Partner in a private commercial real estate firm known as Hager Pacific Properties, Adam is also a National chairman and co-founder of Israel-American Council. Adam Milstein and his wife, Gila are co-founders of SifriyatPijamaB’America which is an organization providing monthly books in Hebrew for free, that end up teaching the Jewish values to 15000 plus Israel-Jewish-Americans in the US.
The Hager Pacific Properties idea
Adam Milstein says the idea came to him while he was studying in the US when people came to recruit students for jobs. It broke his heart to see how most young graduates failed to secure jobs due to an apparent lack of experience. That fact motivated Adam to open Hager Pacific and be self-reliant, and learn more about Adam Milstein.
The veteran real estate investor finds great joy and satisfaction in doing charity work to improve the lives of others.
Bringing ideas to reality
Without a genuine passion and relentless determination, it’s absolutely impossible to achieve greatness, he adds.
Adam Milstein is fascinated by the oscillatory movements of the demand and supply curves in the real estate markets.
Follow-ups and consistency.
Strategy behind his success
Ignoring criticism and avoiding setting specific goals since they are limiting.
Business Idea to readers
Never second-guess yourself in business. Go with your gut feeling, regardless of the sentiments of naysayers.
Best spent $100
Adam Milstein values family above all else. Therefore, spending $100 to buy his family dinner is the money well spent.
Favorite web and software services
Adam loves to dabble in new technology. In theinterview with Ideamensch.com, he mentions a particular software called, Constant Contact. The latter helps him to organize and manage his contacts.
Recommended book to readers
A book by Dana Perino ‘’ And the Good News Is”’
To Adam Milstein his partner David Hager is his mentor.