Bear, Stearns & Co Inc has teh appointment of Elizabeth Eveillard to the position of senior managing director in the Investment Banking Division's Retail and Apparel Group. David Glaser head of investment banking, said about the appointment: "As we continue the expansion of our retail sector investment banking practice, we are fortunate to bring aboard someone with Betty's knowledge and experience. Her 28 years in the retail industry will be of tremendous benefit to us as we pursue our goal of being a leader in providing investment banking services to the retail sector."