Marsha and Nathan Pincus of Bala Cynwyd announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Rachel, to Jason Alan Jacobs, son of Ellen and Jonathan Jacobs of Newton, Mass.
Ali is a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology and economics. She will be completing work toward a Master of Business Administration degree from Simmons College School of Management this summer. Currently, Ali is a senior program manager for the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce.
Jason graduated from Wesleyan University in Middletown, Conn., with a bachelor's degree in government. He also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Babson College. Jason is CEO and founder of FitnessKeeper, Inc., the company behind the RunKeeper mobile fitness platform.
Ali is the granddaughter of Shirley and Irving Feldbaum of Philadelphia, and the late Eugene Krouse and Bill Rosenzweig. She is also the granddaughter of Shif-ra Pincus of Wynnewood and the late Gerald Pincus. Jason is the grandson of the late Milton and Ruth Jacobs, and the late Mitchell and Ruth Arkin.
The couple is planning a January 2011 wedding in Philadelphia.