Katie Couric and her banker boyfriend of two years, John Molner, got engaged over the holiday weekend.
“Molner popped the question with a spectacular diamond ring at sunset on the beach in East Hampton, N.Y.” reports People, who also got a confirmation from Couric’s rep.
Couric, 56, has been a widow since her husband Jay Monahan died from colon cancer in 1998. The couple have two daughters: Ellie, 21, and Carrie, 17.
The TV personality’s daytime talk show “Katie” returns for a second season Sept. 9.
Molner, 50, is head of mergers and acquisitions at Brown Brothers Harriman.
Couric previously gushed about Molner to USA Today, saying “We’re having a great time. He’s really funny and very successful in his own right. In a different line of work.”
After the pair first went public as a couple in April 2012, Couric confessed to the press later that year, “He’s great. He’s from Chicago. I love Midwesterners!”
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