Ramtron Shuffles CEO

Colorado Springs-based Ramtron, which makes ferroelectric based memory and integrated semiconductors, said that its CEO, Bill Staunton, has resigned. The firm said that Staunton has been replaced by Eric A. Balzer, the firm's current CFO. Ramtron said its board has initiated a search for a new Chief Financial Officer. Reason for Staunton's departure was not given. Balzer as been CFO of Ramtron since 2004, and has been on its firm's board of directors since 1998.