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General Information


Carnegie Mellon University, BS 1996
Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Joshua Schachter

Joshua Schachter is the founder of [delicious], a popular bookmark-sharing service founded in late 2003 and acquired by [Yahoo] in 2005.

In January 2009 Joshua Schachter [joined Google].

Joshua also created [geoURL], a location-URL reverse directory, and was a co-creator of [Memepool].

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
UXPin 2/2014Seed$1.6M10
Betable 11/2013Series A$18.5M11
Lob 11/2013Seed$2.4M9
FOBO 10/2013Seed$1.6M19
Shyp 9/2013Seed$2.1M22
Science Exchange 5/2013Series A$4M7
Stormpulse 1/2013Seed$635k6
ZenPayroll 12/2012Seed$6.1M22
Exec 5/2012Seed$3.3M14
Priceonomics 5/2012Seed$1.5M28
Summon 2012Seed7
IFTTT 1/2012Seed$1.5M16
DuckDuckGo 10/2011Venture Round$3M7
Origami Labs 10/2011Debt$1.5M20
Lanyrd 9/2011Seed$1.4M8
ChallengePost 8/2011Series A$4.1M7 / DrawQuest 6/2011Series A$3M6
Canvas Networks 6/2011Series A$3M6
Milk 4/2011Angel$1.5M25
Kickstarter 3/2011Venture Round$10M18 10/2010Venture Round$1.2M6
Locately 8/2010Angel$300k5
Fluidinfo 8/2010Series A$1.79M12
Gengo 8/2010Seed$750k7
Ze Frank Games 7/2010Seed$500k11
OwnLocal 6/2010Seed$1M18
Thumbtack 6/2010Angel$1.2M14
Blockboard 5/2010Seed$1M8
Canvas Networks 5/2010Seed$625k5
Stack Exchange 5/2010Series A$6M10
Crocodoc 4/2010Angel6
Optimizely 3/2010Angel$1.2M21
Worldly Developments 3/2010Seed$800k14
CarWoo! 1/2010Seed$300k13
SimpleGeo 11/2009Seed$1.47M15
Square 11/2009Series A$10M19
Bump Technologies 10/2009Series A$3.4M7
DailyBooth 10/2009Angel$1M11
Foursquare 9/2009Angel$1.35M9
Lexity 9/2009Seed$1.2M5
Heyzap 5/2009Seed$650k5
Dopplr 9/2008Angel11
The Climate Corporation 1/2007Angel$4.3M6
Etsy 11/2006Series A$1M5
Dogster 9/2006Angel$1M8



  1. UXPin Picks Up $1.6M Round Led By Freestyle Capital To Democratize Design ( [edit]
  2. Betable Raises $18.5M in Series A Funding ( [edit]
  3. Cloud Printing & Shipping Service Lob Raises $2.4 Million Seed Round ( [edit]
  4. AngelList ( [edit]
  5. Shyp Raises $2.1M To Pick Up And Ship Your Stuff ( [edit]
  6. Science Exchange Raises $3M in Series A Financing ( [edit]
  7. Stormpulse ( [edit]
  8. ZenPayroll Launches Cloud-Based Payroll Service With $6.1M In Seed Funding From CEOs At Yammer, Box, Yelp And Dropbox ( [edit]
  9. Exec, The Mobile App For Errands, Adds Messaging (Oh, And Sam Altman Led Their Round) ( [edit]
  10. YC Price Guide Startup Priceonomics Raises $1.5M Seed From Andreessen Horowitz, SV Angel ( [edit]
  11. TechCrunch ( [edit]
  12. IFTTT, A Glue Gun For Sticking The Web Together, Raises $1.5M Seed Round From Top Investors ( [edit]
  13. Union Square Ventures, Others Invest In Alternative Search Engine DuckDuckGo ( [edit]
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  15. Lanyrd Secures $1.4 million In Seed Funding To Make Conferences More Social ( [edit]
  16. ChallengePost Picks Up $4.1M in Series A Funding to Help Run Online Contests for New Ideas ( [edit]
  17. Union Square Ventures Leads $3M Round In 4chan Founder Moot's New Startup Canvas ( [edit]
  18. Union Square Ventures Leads $3M Round In 4chan Founder Moot’s New Startup Canvas ( [edit]
  19. Milk Completes $1.5 Million Angel Round, Packed with Valley Names ( [edit]
  20. Kickstarter Fesses Up: The Crowd-Sourced Funding Startup Has Funding Too ( [edit]
  21. Unvarnished Becomes, Raises $1.2 Million And Opens The Floodgates ( [edit]
  22. Locately Announces $300k Angel Funding Round ( [edit]
  23. SEC ( [edit]
  24. Human Translation Startup myGengo Raises Seed Round From International Investors ( [edit]
  25. TechCrunch ( [edit]
  26. YComb's Seeing Interactive Raises Seed Round From Baseline, Buchheit, Schachter, and Lerer Ventures ( [edit]
  27. Well-known angels back local services startup ( [edit]
  28. TechCrunch ( [edit]
  29. SEC D ( [edit]
  30. All-Star Team Backs StackOverflow to Go Beyond Programming Questions ( [edit]
  31. Crocodoc Raises Cash, Upgrades Web-based Document Review Service ( [edit]
  32. Optimizely A/B Tests Its Way To $1.2 Million In Funding From A Roster Of Top Angels ( [edit]
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  35. TechCrunch, SEC ( [edit]
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  37. Bump Technologies Confirms Sequoia Funding, Reveals Roster Of Angels. ( [edit]
  38. YC-Funded DailyBooth Raises $1 Million From Sequoia, Kevin Rose, Ron Conway Et Al. ( [edit]
  39. JEE Main 2014 ( [edit]
  40. Stealth Web Startup Palaran Raises $1 Million In Funding From True Ventures ( [edit]
  41. Heyzap Closes Seed Funding Round For Its Flash Gaming Widget ( [edit]
  42. Business Travel Social Net Dopplr Gets Funding From Tom Glocer, Others ( [edit]
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  45. Softech VC ( [edit]
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