SOURCE: Brean Murray & Co., Inc.

May 11, 2005 14:35 ET

Brean Murray & Co., Inc. Continues Expansion of Retail/Consumer Practice

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 11, 2005 -- Brean Murray & Co., Inc. announces today that Eric M. Beder has joined the company as a senior analyst in the equity research department.

Eric Beder, formerly of JB Hanauer & Co., joins as Vice President within our Retail/Consumer practice. Mr. Beder's focus will be on the kids, teens, and luxury sectors, in addition to special situations. Mr. Beder brings over 9 years of experience publishing on the Retail/Consumer sector.

"Bringing Eric aboard as our third senior analyst in the Retail/Consumer sector clearly validates our growth strategy of increasing our depth and breadth of coverage of small cap concerns within this dynamic sector," stated Michael L. Perica, Director of Research at Brean Murray & Co., Inc.

About Brean Murray & Co., Inc.

Brean Murray & Co., Inc., a NYSE, NASD, and SIPC member firm, was founded in 1973 as a research-driven investment and merchant bank, focusing on emerging growth companies to provide clients with superior investment opportunities. As we have grown, our focus has remained on innovation and a commitment to outstanding client service. Our services include equity research, investment banking, institutional sales and trading, syndicate, and asset management. Our clients include institutional investors, high net worth individuals and corporations who use our capital markets services to take advantage of compelling market opportunities.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Michael Perica
    212-702-6500
    Brean Murray & Co., Inc.