---- — FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mullan, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., announce the engagement of their son, Matthew Mullan, to Mabel Flores, daughter of Nancy and Noel Flores of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Matthew received his degree from Florida State University and is employed as a sales account manager with Musak Company of Palm Beach County.
Mabel received her master's degree from Nova Southeastern University and is pursuing a career in information management systems.
Matthew surprised Mabel with a special proposal on a trip to Hawaii.
The groom is the grandson of the late R. James and Marilyn Zielinski of Plattsburgh. His many aunts, uncles and cousins reside in the area.
A March 2013 wedding will be held at the Spanish Monastery in Miami, Fla.