Madison Pedigo

Madison Pedigo
Senior Lecturer II, Organizations, Strategy and International Management
MBA, The University of Texas at Austin, 1980
BA, The University of Texas at Austin, 1977
CPA, State of Texas
ENTP 3301 Innovation and Entrepreneurship
FIN 3320 Business Finance
ENTP/FIN 3360 Entrepreneurial Finance
ENTP/FIN 6315 Entrepreneurial Finance
ENTP 6370 Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Current / Recent Research
“States With the Most Affected Small Businesses Due to the Coronavirus”, WalletHub, 2020.
“Corporate Venture Capital Ramps Further in 2018”, Tech Titan, 2019
"The DFW Entrepreneurial Ecosystem, A Ten Year Perspective”, Tech Insights Publication, 2016
Awards and Recognition
The graduate innovation and entrepreneurship programs were ranked #15 in Princeton Review's ranking of the "Top Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2020."
The undergraduate innovation and entrepreneurship program is ranked # 13 in Princeton Review's Top Schools for Entrepreneurship in 2020
The graduate Startup Launch Track (SLT) was a finalist for USASBE’s 2015 Special Recognition in Entrepreneurship Education in 2015.
Graduate Programs in Innovation and Entrepreneurship were selected as the “National Model Masters’ Program in Entrepreneurship” by USASBE in 2014.
Graduate Startup Launch Track received the “Excellence in Entrepreneurial Teaching and Pedagogical Innovation” award from the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC) in 2014.
The combined Startup Launch Programs were a finalist for Tech Titans of the Future Category in 2015 

Undergraduate Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program ranked # 11 by Bloomberg BusinessWeek in 2013.  

Nominated for Faculty Advisor of the Year, April 2011 and 2012 (the last two years as a faculty advisor)

Recognized by the UT System Board of Regents for exceptional teaming in 2010
Professional Organizations
North Texas Angel Network (NTAN) (an occasional observer)
Texas University Network for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (TUNIE)
University States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE)
TeXchange DFW Chapter
List of Published Works