James Dondero Reveals Secrets to Success

James Dondero has recently revealed his secrets to success in the finance industry. Over the years, James has looked to carefully evaluate credit and debt based securities. This has allowed him to find the most profitable investment options available. During his stint at Highland Capital Management, Dondero has been able to build his firm into one of the most profitable in the world. Along with analyzing debt based securities, James has said that he is always looking for turnaround opportunities. These are situations where he will look for investment options that are not reaching expectations but have the potential to become highly profitable. This has helped Dondero generate high profits for his firm as well. The last thing that James revealed was that he always stays on top of the latest trends in the finance industry in order to look for profitable investment opportunities.


Dondero is the current president and co founder of the Dallas based investment firm Highland Capital Management. The firm specializes in debt and credit management securities. When James first co founded the firm, he started it up as a life insurance company. Over the course of the first few years, the firm emerged as a quality firm that became quite reputable in the insurance industry. While the firm was quite successful, James Dondero looked to expand it so that it can meet the needs of its growing client base. Over the course of the 1990’s decade, James would expand the firm to offer things such as financial advisory services, wealth management, asset management and also quality products such as hedge funds and private equity securities.


When James began his career, he worked as an employee. His first position was one as a credit analyst where he would evaluate credit based securities. Over the course of his career, he would advance to higher positions which gave him the opportunity to have more responsibility. The last position he held before starting up his own firm was as a chief investment officer. At this position he managed billions of dollars worth of funds for some of the top corporations such as American Express.



Moving Forward for this Entrepreneur Means Increasing His Philanthropic Views and Sharing With Other Jewish-Americans

Adam Milstein is an entrepreneur of entrepreneurs, and all his businesses focus on supporting Israel and Jewish Americans by helping them to realize their traditional roots in Judaism. He and his family moved to the United States in 1981 from Haifa, Israel, so Adam could obtain more education. He immediately attended the University of Southern California and received an MBA in Entrepreneurship.


Today, in 2017, the Milsteins are proud to be leaders in the community by making Los Angeles and the United States more aware of the Jewish-American prescense in the country. Adam Milstein is a co-founder with his wife Gila, in the Milstein Family Foundation or MFF, and this agency acts as an umbrella company for many of the other agencies he founded.


These agencies include the Israeli-American Council and the L.A. Board of Birthright Israel. he sits on the Board of the Hasbara Fellowships, Israel on Campus Coalition, StandWithUs, AISH Los Angeles, AIPAC National Council and the Jewish Funders Network.


Adam and his wife also are co-founders of Sifriyat Pijama B’America, which is an organization that supplies books in Hebrew and teaches Jewish values to Israeli-Jewish-American families of the 21st century.


Hager Pacific Properties


Mr. Milstein received many career offers when he graduated in 1983, but he wanted to go out on his own into real estate because his father had been in the field too. Adam and his partner, Chris Hager, founded Hager Pacific Proeperties as a Real Estate Commercial Broker. The company was successful, and several years later, Mr. Milstien became a Real Estate Investor, which requires more responsibility and financial ventures.


Mr. Adam Milstein will tell you how much he enjoys the real estate industry because there is never a dull moment in the market. He works diligently in all his businesses, but he says that adding philanthropy to his day to day entrepreneurship with Hager Properties has made all the difference. He is more satisfied and fulfilled in all his roles as he gives of himself to his heritage. Mr. Milstein is moving forward and follows his own advice to be part of the solution.