Robin and Jerry Zager of Philadelphia announce the engagement of their son Brett R. Zager to Miryam S. Schwartz, daughter of Josette and David Schwartz of San Francisco, Calif.
Brett earned a bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from New York University. He is currently head of global sales strategy and planning for a Silicon Valley-based cybersecurity company, working in New York City.
Miryam earned a bachelor's degree from Indiana University. She established her career in media with Yahoo, first in Silicon Valley, then in New York, after which time she worked for Pandora. Miryam is currently a strategic sales director for a leading retail media company.
The two met in New York City, and reside in Greenwich Village with their dog, Mochi. They share a fond appreciation for international culture and cuisine (namely spicy), and a love for adventure travel, fitness, and music (namely classics in rock and hip-hop).
Sharing in the couple’s joy are Miryam’s grandmother Phyllis as well as Miryam’s sister, Sarah, and her fiancé, Nick; Brett’s brother, Matthew, sister-in-law, Maureen, and niece Matilda.
Miryam and Brett are planning a May 2017 wedding in Miami Beach, Fla.