When Joshua Schachter announced that he was going to turn his del.icio.us social bookmarking service into a full-time job, a lot of people wondered how and who was backing him. Schachter reveals his investors today on his mailing list: “Union Square Ventures leads the investment group, and the other members are Amazon.com, Marc Andreessen, BV Capital, Esther Dyson, Seth Goldstein, Josh Koppelman, Howard Morgan, Tim O’Reilly, and Bob Young.” 

(via Loose Wire)