RH forming tech innovation company

Restoration Hardware appoints Prakash Muppirala chief technology officer of RH Digital Innovations

Corte Madera, Calif – RH is creating a technology company that will develop proprietary capabilities for the up-market home furnishings retailer.

The effort will be led by Prakash Muppirala, who has been named chief technology officer and president of RH Digital Innovations. He spent nine years with eBay and the past four at Staples.

“Prakash has a deep background as an engineer and technology leader who has personally developed numerous patented systems, and participated in the architecture of complex business platforms,” said Gary Friedman, RH chairman and ceo.

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