Barbara and Michael Markowitz of Richboro, and Deborah and Mark Maten of Upper Holland, PA, announce the engagement of their children, Melissa Markowitz and Michael Maten.
Melissa graduated from Temple University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in advertising. She is a copywriter at an advertising agency in Philadelphia.
Michael graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing. He is a media strategist at a media agency in Bala Cynwyd.
Melissa is the granddaughter of Adrienne and Philip Rabinowitz of Willow Grove, and the late Joan and Leon (Lou) Markowitz of Philadelphia. Michael is the grandson of Fred and the late Barbara Gates of New York City, and Ralph and Glenda Maten of Ann Arbor, Michigan.
The couple lives in Philadelphia and is planning a November 2014 wedding.