Janet and S. Jay Shoemaker of Wynnewood announce the marriage of their daughter, Laurie, to Michael Kott, son of Elley and Bob Kott of Chevy Chase, Md.

    The ceremony took place on Aug. 21 at the Masonic Grand Lodge of Bonnie Blink in Hunt Valley, Md.

    Rabbi Lyle Fishman of Ohr Kodesh in Chevy Chase officiated.

    Alyson Scherer was maid of honor. Bridesmaids included Jeri Kott, sister of the groom; Ariel Shoemaker, sister-in-law of the bride; Laurie Wasserman; Betsy Glazer; Kim Zaikov; Michelle Propper; and Anjali Varma.

    Teddy Kott, brother of the groom, was best man. Groomsmen were Brian and Eric Shoemaker, brothers of the bride, and Neel Patel, Zachary Benninga, Lee Graber, Steve Krauthamer and Brian Ritz.

    Completing the wedding party were Ruth and Gil Galpern, and Charlotte Shoemaker, grandparents of the bride, and Muriel Kott, grandmother of the groom.

    Jim Karesh and Brian Meister witnessed the signing of the ketubah.

    After a honeymoon in Hawaii, the couple lives in Baltimore.