Margaret Lindsey Kempner and Ian Barton McLean were married April 14 at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. The Rev. Lee Lasko, a minister ordained by the Unity West Church of Santa Monica, officiated.
The bride, 31, who goes by Meggie, is a founder of Kempner, a women’s fashion brand based in New York. The bride also owns Meggie Kempner Design, and interior design company in New York. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania.
She is a daughter of Cynthia H. Kempner and James L. Kempner of New York. The bride’s father is the president of LSH Partners, an independent boutique investment bank in New York.
The bride’s paternal grandmother, the late Nan Kempner, was a New York socialite.
The groom, 33, works in New York as a senior vice president of Oaktree Capital Management, an alternative investment management firm based in Los Angeles. He graduated from Harvard.
He is a son of Lindsay B. McLean and Stuart T. McLean of Cincinnati. The groom’s mother is a historian at the Indian Hill Historical Society in Indian Hill, Ohio. His father retired as a Medicare sales representative in the Cincinnati office of Humana, a health insurance company based in Louisville, Ky. He is an independent health insurance agent in Cincinnati.
The couple met in 2013 through a mutual friend at the Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, Fla.