December 22, 2007, Nifty Magazine was introduced to the world with leading cover model Casey Messer (formally Miss New Mexico USA 2007). From the first released issue, NIFTY Magazine instantly gained great interest from the modeling industry and attracted the industry's finest. With hundreds of dedicated readers and supporters, Nifty Magazine was able to release three additional issues in 2008. In January 2009, NIFTY Magazine celebrated a year of huge success remaining the only nationwide publication devoted to aspiring models. Nifty Magazine quickly gained the attention of modeling agencies, pageants, newspapers, and television networks who continue to keep a strong relationship with NIFTY Magazine as a valuable resource for connections in the industry.