Stefanie Jill Cohen and Jonathan Ian Wasserman were married April 21 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York. Rabbi Marc Gellman officiated.
Mrs. Wasserman, 31, is a licensed clinical social worker in New York for Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital. She graduated from the University of Rhode Island and received a master’s degree in social work from New York University.
She is a daughter of Sandra L. Cohen and Jeffrey D. Cohen of Dix Hills, N.Y. The bride’s father is a senior vice president of the Tiffen Company, a manufacturer of imaging equipment in Hauppauge, N.Y. Her mother is the founder and chief executive of Premiere Living Products, a company in New York that creates baskets, hampers and other storage products.
Mr. Wasserman, also 31, is a sportswriter for Bleacher Report in New York. He graduated from Syracuse and received a master’s degree in journalism from Hofstra.
He is the son of Ellen F. Wasserman and David L. Wasserman of New York. The groom’s mother is retired as a senior vice president of MSW-ARS Research, a marketing research firm in Lake Success, N.Y. His father is retired as the chief executive of Zurich Alternative Asset Management in New York. He is now the chairman of the Art Therapy Project, a nonprofit organization that provides creative art therapy to trauma survivors in New York.
The couple first met as 11-year-olds growing up in Dix Hills, but lost touch after high school. They reconnected after college through mutual friends.