2018 Lenders Luncheon Speaker

Timothy J. Nowak, Executive Director, World Trade Center St. Louis

As Executive Director, Tim Nowak overseas the delivery of valuable international related services to regional companies.


Leveraging a strong network of business connections and government agencies, World Trade Center St. Louis provides customized trade research to identify global opportunities, trade- and investment-focused events, key business contacts and introductions, and training and educational programs.


Nowak joined World Trade Center St. Louis in 2007, bringing years of experience in business development, domestic and international sales, and management. He has extensive international working experience in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, South America, and Africa. Nowak has managed and directed international sales organizations in the medical industry, including distribution and direct-sales strategies.


Born and raised in St. Louis, Nowak holds bachelor’s degrees in marketing and logistics from the University of Missouri - Columbia and an MBA from Webster University. He currently serves as adjunct faculty at Washington University in St. Louis.


About World Trade Center St. Louis. As the international division of St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, World Trade Center St. Louis’ mission is to grow trade and investment and enhance the global connectivity and competitiveness of St. Louis.