Carl Prindle

Carl Prindle

Chief Executive Officer & Founder

Carl provides Blueport with strategic and product leadership as the company enables furniture retailers to compete in ecommerce, solving the unique challenges they face selling online and unlocking groundbreaking omnichannel shopping experiences. The SVP of Product Development for the original Furniture.com, Carl also served as a consultant and engagement manager for retail, technology, and growth strategy projects at McKinsey and Company. Carl holds 10 U.S. patents, has an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering with a Product Design concentration from Stanford University.

Furniture Retail and the Internet’s Only True Superpower

November 13, 2018

It was at business school at MIT in 1993 that I first saw the World Wide Web – a...

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Comparing Ecommerce Solutions for Furniture Retail

June 13, 2017

For furniture retailers, the advantages of an ecommerce site are now clear. What’s not always so clear is the...

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The Future Of The Furniture Industry

May 18, 2017

The past few weeks have been a frenzy, as favorable reports by Wayfair and countermoves by Amazon have prompted...

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Amazon’s New Furniture Seller Program: What It Means For Wayfair and Furniture Retailers

April 26, 2017

Monday, Clint Engel of Furniture|Today broke news of Amazon unveiling a new marketplace model for furniture. Starting in the...

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Furniture Retailers Embrace Change

December 7, 2016

After a monumental holiday sales weekend on the Blueport Platform, we flew down to Orlando for the annual Furniture|Today...

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