RF Monolithics Names New CEO

Dallas-based RF Monolithics reported Thursday that it has named a new CEO. The firm said it has appointed Farlin A. Halsey as President, CEO, and a director of the firm. Halsey was previously SVP of Marketing and M2M business for RFM. He also has served at NovAtel, Inc. and JP Mobile. Halsey replaces David Kirk, who the firm says has become President, CEO, and director of Murata Electronics North America. Murata is a major investor and customer of RF Monolithics.