A Look At Young Entrepreneur Milan Kordestani
Milan Kordestani is a young man who got an early start as an entrepreneur. He was still attending high school at Sacred Heart Preparatory in Atherton, California, when he launched Milan Farms. This is a company that supports local farmers by selling their products under one brand name. The goal is to ultimately have a national brand that distributes smaller farmers products that will be sold in major grocery chains. He is the chief executive officer of Milan Farms.
While in high school Milan Kordestani was the president of the Persian Club and was also the dean’s ambassador. His favorite hobby was competing as an equestrian. He has competed nationally including at the World’s Championship Horse Show where he earned fourth place. Later on he competed at the American Royal as earned a bronze medal. He also competed in the Five Gaited Show Pleasure division and just missed out on winning by coming in second place. After graduating from high school Milan Kordestani started attending Colorado College. He is in his first year there and is working towards earning a degree in agricultural economics.
Milan Kordestani started engaging in philanthropy early in his life as well. In 2014 he started sponsoring a child in Uganda through World Vision. He is pen pals with this child and also supplies him with things he needs for school. presents, and a monthly donation of cash to help him and his family. Additionally, he volunteers as a tutor through Pars Equality Center. The types of students he tutors are immigrant high school-aged children.
The three things he grows at Milan Farms is eggs, saffron, and herbs. His animals and plants are grown only using organic ingredients. He says he wants to offer a pure and honest product that consumers can feel good about buying and eating. His chickens are humanely raised and are able to wander outdoors on his farm. Milan Kordestani trademarked both his brand and logo in 2016 and in that year also expanded to having four farms. He sells eggs up and down the west coast as well as in the state of Colorado.