Phytel Names CTO

Dallas-based Phytel, which develops software to help physicians track preventive and chronic care for their patients, said today that it has named Patrick Flynn as its Chief Technology Officer. Flynn has previously served at such firms as Getty Images, Federal Express, Fruit of the Loom and PACCAR Inc. The firm said Flynn will be responsible for all product development and information technology aspects of its operations. Phytel is backed by Polaris Venture Partners, Caris, Ltd., and LAH Investments.