Alan Wittmer was named senior vice president of corporate development for Mediware Information Systems.
Wittmer, 51, served previously as vice president of business development for the health information systems division of 3M. He also co-founded PACE Health Management Systems, a company that developed information technology for hospitals, which was later sold to 3M. Wittmer holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.
Lenexa, Kan.-based Mediware develops blood- and medication-management software applications.