, Jan. 11, 2012
My quotes:

Dr. Samir Husni, Founder and Director of the Magazine Innovation Center at the University of Mississippi’s Meek School of Journalism and New Media, personally selected Bitayavon magazine — which features gourmet kosher recipes for both Jewish holidays and Shabbos dinners — from a group of over 800 new consumer titles published from October 2010 to September 2011.

“When I select a magazine as a hot launch, it’s more of a status symbol or medal-of-honor to celebrate that moment when all the DNA for a magazine comes to fruition,” says Dr. Husni. “It is the vision, values and voice of those magazines that deserve the honors and awards.”

To read the entire press release click here.