Eric Moraczewski | CEO of NMBL Strategies
Eric Moraczewski is a pragmatic, data driven CEO/CFO specializing in startups and turnarounds with for profits, nonprofits and public-private partnerships across 20+ countries and four continents. Eric used his background as a global consultant, CEO and CFO to found NMBL Strategies, LLC in 2019 after leading the Gateway Arch Park Foundation (Private Foundation responsible for providing $250 million of the $380 million project) through the largest Public-Private Partnership in National Park Service history. NMBL is designed to utilize Eric’s passion for startups and turnarounds combined with data analytics, finance and experience working with nonprofits, public-private partnerships and small businesses.
Moraczewski’s work for the Gateway Arch Park Foundation delivered the project under budget, saw one billion plus media impressions of coverage of the grand opening and positioned the project to win countless awards. It was this work that prompted the St. Louis Business Journal to write “If anyone could successfully complete the Gateway Arch Park project it was Moraczewski. Lots of folks can crunch numbers, but this required careful orchestrating. It was the fusion of his career experience and strengths: financial acumen, strategic planning, and his experience overseeing the funding of the museum design and construction” (St. Louis Business Journal, June 28, 2018). In addition, Moraczewski is adept at strengthening local and national relationships including collaborative efforts with government, local community leadership and private enterprise. He also has experience creating unique activation opportunities to engage local residents and visitors. He has spoken to NAFTA, World Urban Parks Congress and many other domestic and international events, as an industry leader, including in Canada, England, Singapore and China. Skilled in fast paced, intensive environments, including direct interactions with local and national media, he is an ideal spokesperson for any project. Prior to work at the Gateway Arch, Moraczewski was the CEO of FDI Strategies, an international growth strategy consultancy focused on developing business between Colorado and China. Prior to that he was the CFO of the Washington, D.C. based Gallagher & Associates, one of the largest museum design firms in the world. During his tenure at Gallagher & Associates, Eric worked with projects from the National Archives Museum to the Oceans Hall at the Smithsonian, gaining hands-on experience working and living within the Washington DC cultural landscape. Eric has his Executive MBA from Washington University in St. Louis and his BSBA from Saint Louis University. Eric also published the book Succeeding at Business in Southeast Asia: Common Mistakes Companies Make and How to Avoid Them. It is this rich and varied experience that Moraczewski brings to his NMBL clientele. It is part of the NMBL brand to leverage Moraczewski’s elite people skills and unrivaled work ethic to help clients meet their goals. As such, NMBL is the right consultant for any organization to help influence and inspire.