People News from Gyro:HSR, Yahoo, David & Goliath, Fanscape, Silverpop
Eric Channing Brown has been appointed senior vice president of global communications at Yahoo. He will join the company in July from NetApp, where he was VP of corporate relations.
Napper Tandy has been named associate creative director for the creative agency David & Goliath's Los Angeles office. He was most recently creative director at Doner, and was associate creative director at Saatchi & Saatchi LA before that.
Digital word-of-mouth agency Fanscape has named Clea Shearer senior manager of social media marketing. She joins Fanscape from MySpace's public affairs office.
Silverpop has added Kelly Thompson VP of production operations and Clara Hoban has been promoted from director of support and training to VP of support services. Thompson was formerly director of support and training at LexisNexis.