Contact Sheer Associates
Feel free to contact us at 919-401-4568 or by email at and we’d be glad to discuss your marketing needs and answer any questions you may have regarding our creative services.
JOHN STRESZOFF is the Director of Client Services. He graduated from Flagler College in St. Augustine, FL in 2000 earning degrees in Sport Management and Business Administration. Upon moving to Chapel Hill, he worked for the Durham Herald-Sun as an advertising sales representative for 2 years. He was hired at Sheer in July 2002. John manages the tactical aspects of each project and acts as the chief point of contact for our clients once we have established the best way to implement our client’s needs.
JOHN GONET is the Art Director for Sheer Associates. He attended Ringling School of Art and has worked with Sheer Associates since 1981 as Sheer’s full-time Art Director. Today, he continues to oversee all graphic design from start to finish.
JOEL SHEER is the founder and president of Sheer Associates, Inc. After earning degrees in Political Science and later, Philosophy, he studied law before entering the Peace Corps/Vista program. At the end of his service, Sheer became Sales Manager for a large commercial printing company in Virginia, then moved to North Carolina as Vice President of the Design Group before forming Sheer Associates, Inc. in 1979. Since then, Sheer has successfully managed over 14,000 marketing projects for clients across many industries, products and services. He also serves as Director of the Home Health Foundation, was an Advisory Board Member of the Small Business and Technology Development Center and an Executive Board Member for the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce where he also chaired the marketing and communications committee. In addition, he served on the Triangle Community Foundation’s Board of Directors. His numerous awards range from National PICA Awards for print and a Grammy Award working with Doc Watson on musical presentations.
Sheer Associates, Inc.
202 Presque Isle Lane
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 919-401-4568
Fax: 919-929-4646