Steven Pedigo is an expert in economic and urban development, city strategy and management, and placemaking. Steven has advised and collaborated with more than 50 cities, universities, developers, nonprofits, and Fortune 500 companies across the globe to build more creative, innovative, and inclusive communities.
Steven’s city clients include New York, Jerusalem, Vancouver, Dallas, Washington, D.C., Brisbane, the Yukon, Tulsa, Austin, Portland, Newark, San Diego-Tijuana, Miami, Sao Paulo, Monterrey, Mexico City, and many others. His corporate clients include BMW, Converse, Starwood Hotels, Philips, Cirque du Soleil, Audi, Pinewood Studios, Zappos, EDENS, Kraft, among others.
Steven is a professor of practice at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin and the founding executive director of the LBJ Urban Lab. He is also the director of research and advising for the Creative Class Group, in addition to being the vice president for strategy at Resonance Consultancy and a senior advisor for Bridge Economic Development.