|Headquarters||Kirkland, WA, USA|
|Key people||Larry Cohen, Managing Partner|
|References: Formerly Carillon Holdings|
According to the company's federal trademark registration, it is a think-tank, covering:
- Scientific and technological services.
- Industrial analysis and research.
- Design and development of computer hardware and software to combat poverty.
The company has been described as a cross between a think tank, incubator and venture capital firm. bgC3 is managed by Larry Cohen, a former Microsoft executive, who serves as its managing partner.
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