Together with their parents, Katie Renee Howard and Bela Julius Nahori announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Scott and Kim Howard of Devola. She is the granddaughter of Carolyn Howard and the late Floyd Howard of New Matamoras, and the late David and Bobbie Kaneff of Marietta. She is a 2004 graduate of Marietta High School. She earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration in accounting, finance and marketing from Kent State University in 2008. She is currently employed as a Certified Public Accountant at Maloney + Novotny, LLC in Cleveland.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Bela and Agnes Nahori of Strongsville, Ohio. He is the grandson of Gyula Pekarik and the late Maria Pekarik of Strongsville, and Zlatica Nahori and the late Bela Nahori of Kralovsky Chlmec, Slovakia. He is a 1998 graduate of Gymnazium – Kralovsky Chlmec, Slovakia. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration and international studies from Baldwin-Wallace College in 2005 and a master’s in accounting from Baldwin-Wallace College in 2008. He is currently employed as a Senior Associate at Grant Thornton, LLP in Cleveland.

The wedding is planned for Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Jekyll Island, Ga.