In its latest list of influential Jewish figures, the Jerusalem Post has recognized Adam Milstein to be among the people that have made an impact in the world. The list comprises of people that have the potential to make change in future and those who have made significant contributions in their spheres in the past year. On the list, Milstein was in the 39th position. He was recognized for his leadership as the principal and co-founder of the Israel-American Council. His numerous works as an activist, philanthropist, and leader of several Jewish Organizations also contributed to his recognition. Adam Milstein leads prominent Jewish organizations like AIPAC National Council, StandWithUs, Hasbara Fellowship, Stand By me, and Birthright Israel.
The new list made by the Jerusalem Post included political leaders like Charles Schumer, a U.S. Senator and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Elena Kagan and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who are Supreme Court Justices, were also included. In addition, philanthropists such as Lyn Schusterman, Haim Saban, Sheldon Adelson, Ron Lauder, and Mathew Bronfman made it to the list. Other notable individuals that were named by the Jerusalem post are Jewish leaders such as Natan Sharansky and entertainers like Gal Gadot.
Speaking after the names were announced, Milstein said that he was honored to be included among other great leaders of the Jewish nation. He was appreciative to his wife Gila, the IAC, and the multiple Jewish world organizations that he has worked for in the past. He pointed out that the award was a demonstration of the Israel Community’s recent accomplishment. Adam’s foundation, the Milstein Family Foundation, works on shoring up the Jewish people, Israel, and their homeland. It funds different projects while still focusing on their life-path impact.
Adam Milstein is a philanthropist and investor in real estate. He founded the Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation in 2000. Additionally, Milstein is the managing partner of Hager Pacific Properties. The company focuses on purchasing and renovating properties. Additionally, it specializes in repositioning retail, industrial, office, and multi-family houses. Milstein oversees the corporation’s financing and accounting departments. With his family foundation, Adam is focused on igniting the Jewish pride and strengthening the next generation of the Jewish people and their state.