Benjamin Max Markowitz and Rachel Gabrielle Stern were married March 20 in a beautiful outdoor ceremony surrounded by friends and family in Marina del Rey, Calif. Ben is the son of Becky and Mike Markowitz. Rachel is the daughter of Jan and David Stern. Ben is the grandson of Lillian Markowitz and the late Louis Markowitz, and the late Louise and Sam Roth. Rachel is the granddaughter of Francis and Richard Weisbart, and Joann Stern and the late Edwin Stern.
    Ben graduated with honors from New York University, and received an MBA from Duke University. He works in investment banking at Morgan Stanley in Los Angeles. Rachel graduated from New York University and works on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. They reside in Santa Monica, Calif.