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Major Res., Yossi Levy is the CEO of Nahal Haredi. Born in Jerusalem, educated in ultra-Orthodox institutions, he served in the Netzach Yehuda Battalion as a soldier, commander and infantry officer, was released after serving as an officer in the operations division of the Netzach Yehuda Battalion. He founded the […]
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Scott A. Shay is a leading businessman, thought leader and author of two widely read books. Scott co-founded Signature Bank in 2001; the bank has become one of the best banks in New York for private business owners. Scott’s second book, In Good Faith: Questioning Religion and Atheism, has been […]
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When most people think of celebrity chef and Orthodox Jewish All Star, Jamie Geller, the obvious image that springs to mind is an aproned, spatula-wielding author of several best-selling kosher cookbooks, and most notably, Joy of Kosher. However, Geller’s professional origin story begins not behind a counter, but behind a […]
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John Pizzi is one of the hottest rising stars in the entertainment industry and has appeared on America’s Got Talent as well as comedy clubs all over the U.S. where he opens for celebrities like Joy Behar and Weird Al. Besides being a sought-after ventriloquist and magician, John is a […]
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The Shabbos Project: an initiative which began in South Africa a year and a half ago and aims to encourage every Jew in the world observe one shabbos together, has gotten quite a bit of buzz. But how did it all begin? Not how you’d expect! Dan Ariely – a behavioral […]
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http://jewinthecity.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/jew-in-the-city-Ep-3-11-6-14.mp3 Listen to the full radio interview above or here. Misha Beshkin is the creator of the popular application “Isitkosher?” aimed at helping the confounded consumer when they’re in a kosher quandary at the supermarket. The application, available on the Android or iPhone, can scan over fifty databases in over thirty-five […]
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http://jewinthecity.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Jew-In-The-City-ep2-10-30-14.mp3 Listen to the full radio interview above or here. This year marks the first annual worldwide Shabbos Project, an international experience seeking to positively unite world Jewry, spearheaded by Rabbi Warren Goldstein and his wife, Gina, the Chief Rabbi and Rebbetzin of the South Africa. It was Rebbetzin Goldstein who […]
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http://jewinthecity.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Jew-In-The-City-ep1-10-23-14.mp3 Listen to the full radio interview above or here. The New York Times calls him “Stephen Colbert with a beard and a black hat.” Mendy Pellin (one of JITC’s 2012 Orthodox Jewish All Stars) is a young Hasidic comedian and filmmaker who has transformed the face of Jewish entertainment. […]
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