Adam Milstein named as one of the most influential Jews of modern times

The Jerusalem post recently published a list of the most influential Jewish leaders in this world. For someone to appear on this list, there are several requirements that you should have passed. For instance, an individual ought to have helped the Jewish community in the past one year and still had the potential to impact in the coming years. It was, therefore, very competitive to appear on the list. Several individuals made it into this list. Adam Milstein made into this list for the role he had played in the formation of Israeli-American culture as well as due to his philanthropic activities. Adam and his wife Gila run the Adam and Gila Milstein Foundation.

According to the business wire, other individuals who made to this list included Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the U.S Senator Charles Schumer. Supreme Court Justices Elena Kegan, as well as Ruth Bader, made it to the list. The list did not leave behind philanthropist Ron Lauder, Haim Saban, and Sheldon Adelson behind. They were also named for their contribution and their potential. The list also included Jewish leaders such as Malcolm Hoenlein and Natan Sharansky. Just like any other community where comedians play a key role in development, the list also had comedians and entertainers Sarah Silverman and Gal Gadot.

Adam’s wife had played a key role for Adam to be on this list. The many organizations that Adam had been part of were also key to him being named in this list. The main reason why he was named in this list is being the co-founder of the Israel American Council. Over his life, Adam has been part of other organizations such as Stand By Me, Birthright Israel and AIPAC national council. Other organizations include the Israel on Campus Coalition as well as Hasbara Fellowships.

Adam appeared on the list as number 39. Professionally, Adam is a real estate agent like his father, and he is a managing partner at Hager Pacific Properties. Adam was born In Haifa Israel and holds a bachelor’s degree in business and economics from Technion University.

Source: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20161005006343/en/Jerusalem-Post-Names-Adam-Milstein-World%E2%80%99s-Top